Hotel Le Parc - Sologne
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... fabulous grounds and gardens and even more fabulous interior, well worth the entry fee. After this we had lunch at a creperie which was excellent, we both had blue cheese, mushroom and bacon crepes with a delicious white wine we had not tried before and ended up buying two bottles to take back. Probably not the best idea to cycle after vino but we considered the route back a safe one and it ...
... prestidigitation with dragons emerging from the front windows at intervals. Anniversary lunch was superb and eaten in a lovely little bistro called Poivre et Sel, excellent company too! After exploring the shops we discovered that there were horse and carriage rides to be had from outside the chateau so off we went to buy tickets. Two ...
... individual coloured flower gardens were beautiful to see. The interior gives an insight into life for the very rich French families and many portraits and precious items were on show. I was taken with the floor of Delft tiles, imported from the Netherlands in their thousands! The round trip to see this was twenty miles and we had to go out later for cakes so a daily total of twenty-six miles.
... the ride back we found a wine-tasting centre attached to the local chateau and had a taste and have bought some. The journey back down my favourite avenue was punctuated with clanking bottle sounds! A lovely lunch of pate and wine was followed by reading outside under the lovely weeping willow tree on our new pitch, (I have just finished my second book in a week!).
Later I ...
... had been promised on accuweather). We had an emergency situation as we had no cakes for our dessert today so cycled into Cheverny where happily the pattisserie was still open. The weather forecast for tomorrow is for dry, sunny weather so it will be plan B for the laundry which I had planned for today. Also need shopping and have more chateaux to visit. So much France, so little time.
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed