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... of reaching for humor) We finished our round in about 3 hours, a very good pace considering we were walking and stopped at a hole for a bite of lunch.
We had no intention of visiting another Chateau today but, since we finished so early and the Chateau de Cheverny (http://www.chateau-cheverny.fr/en/) was only about a half of a mile from where we played, we decided to check it out. The Chateau has been in the hands of one family ...
Through Blois to chateau.
International garden festival
Beautiful gardens in grounds
Some didnt live up to description, a bit like some modern art
Moss garden - reminded me of alpine & gravel garden at Wairoa Street
Sculptures in parkland
Bit of a sleep in
Missed breakfast but did get cuppa & toast
Off to Chambord
Immense walled park -bigger than centre of Paris
Impressive sight when see chateau come into view
Huge, amazing, show of power, crazy roofline
Double spiral staircase
Sandwich - not so quick after all
Chambord liquer.. yum! Cute bottle
... who come to share in the experience.
After a few hours of touring we decided to go have lunch at the on site restaurant. We decided to have our main meal at lunch time today so we ordered a little heavier than we would normally for lunch. We each chose a meal that came with four courses. For the first course Jerry had the onion soup, Kathy had the tomato mozzarella salad. Second course Jerry had lamb on a sweet potato mash, Kathy had a white fish on ...
... us down a little bit. We rode in to Blois about 1.30, spied an Ibis hotel almost immediately, and booked in for the night. It has reinforced for us, that price is no indication of quality, as our room is probably 10 times better than last night, yet cheaper. Last night it was like trying to dry ourselves with a large cotton tea towel, tonight we've got real towels. The toilet at last nights hotel was electric, never seen that before. Once again we got ourselves a little lost ...