Relais des Landes
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... and he showed us where another one was. Then on to another chateau.
The Chenonceau chateau is the most popular chateau in the area. It is built over the river Cher and has some beautiful gardens around it. Very nice. After that we checked in to our hotel. Later a trip downtown for some dinner.
Tomorrow, two more chateaus and then we head farther south.
... Chambord chateaux I was amazed with the size, architecture and to think this was built in the 1500s as a hunting lodge. I found it mind boggling. As the chateaux did not have any of the original furniture and we would be visiting a chateaux each day, I didn't do the visitor tour inside. I wandered the gardens with others and marvelled at the size. During the summer months there is also a market set up in the grounds along with various food stalls. I do like ...
In the morning travelled about 60 km to the medieval fortress of Chinon. Chinon dates back to 11 century and is closely associated with the crusades, Ric*************heart and Joan of Arc. It was the key political and military centre in France up until the 100 Years War ended in the early 1400's. Sadly little of it still remains but the fortress walls are still there and several parts of ...
... in the Loire Valley. It is built on the river Cher and set in lovely gardens. Much of the inside, however, paled in comparison with the Palace of Versailles. Chenoneau is also historically significant being donated by Henry II to his favourite woman. It played an important role in both WWI and WWII - in WWI as a field hospital and WWII was the line of demarcation between the Nazi occupied and unoccupied zones of ...
... high and 13000 metres long. Our hosts are warm and welcoming, meeting us when we arrive. They live in the cave which is built into a modern home but with limestone walls. Our breakfast in the dining room is also built into the limestone cave. Our hosts inform us that the temperature is constantly between 10-13 deg which is ideal for pressing and storing ...