Le Logis du Paradis
Travel Blogs from Criteuil-la-Magdeleine
Wake for breakfast in the hotel at 9.30 ready for our drive to Cognac. Plan to get to Cognac at 3 or 4ish pm so we have some time to go exploring. We decide on a visit to a beautiful looking chateaux at Chenonceaux, again on the River Cher – still no stockings or canons. It was built in the 1650's by a chap and his missus that were totally …
One thing I am learning while travelling is that there is no point in having any expectations for anything. Travelling life does not allow for it and if expectations are thought then disappointment often follows. This is a lesson Paul could also do well to learn. Every day that we are due to move on travelling from one site to another he always has am expectation that we will get there in the time suggested by the sat nav. ...
... for years and the barns are full of old tractors and cars from of various ages. Karele saw her little brother who she hasn’t seen for nearly two years. The girls did an Easter egg hunt except for real eggs not chocolate ones as there are chickens everywhere. We walked to see the horses and talked for ages, it was a lovey peaceful afternoon, like we ...
... staff and food pretty good. And yes included! A rarity these days, especially on short flight, only 3.5 hrs. The staff was busy serving the entire time and not ones did I notice them getting short with people, they'd back up the food/ drink cart repeatedly and patiently for people wanting to pass to WC, never a snarl, or appearing fed up.
We landed around 9 pm in Istanbul. There was no line at ...
... a reputation. Most of his business is word of mouth. We sat in their dining /kitchen next to to a cast iron wood stove that keeps the entire house warm. They bought their house as a fixer upper in the village of Saint Aubin (five minutes drive from us). It is a small house, large kitchen, very small cozy sitting-room and bathroom downstairs and two small bedrooms and toilet upstairs. They bought a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet