Mercure Bords De Loire Saumur
Travel Blogs from Saumur
... and the rotary clothes line up etc, but we got a wiggle on, I went to pay for the 2 nights we had been there and at 11.30 we were driving out the gates!
We had planned to go to a sight near Bayeux, but we found another one right on the coast at Utah Beach, which was still charging ACSI rates. We 'did' the D-Day landing beaches a ...
... and hotter, and by the evening we had the usual thunderstorm. we had also found out that the forecast was for rain for the next few days.
The rain let up enough for us to go for a walk in the evening, but then started again and was still pouring down when we went to bed.
... an 'e' this time.
We stopped at a very nice MH aire at Longues Jumelles a few miles past Saumur to have lunch.
We didn't stop at Saumur as we stayed there several years ago when we had the caravan and 'did' the Chateaux in that part of the Loire valley. While we were in the Aire we were joined by 3 MH's ...
... so lovely. We parked up under trees beside their house. We were lucky enough to have an apricot tree beside us laden with fruit. Every time I hear a thud on the ground I run out to replenish the fruit bowl - at the owners suggestion. We suggested we may like a tasting and were invited inside for a sample. Very nice it was too and we now have some on board. He was telling us that the local stone in this area is chalk ...
... of years ago, and this lovely property is the result of their all of their hard work and vision...who said retirement would be easy! Little Mia was delighted to see her Nanny and Pappy, and their 3 dogs were just as excited to meet us all too! Tuesday After a relaxed morning we drove to Angers (Anjou). "Often dubbed 'Black Angers' due to the local dark slate used for its roofs, the lively riverside city is famous for its tapestries: the 14th-century Tenture ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center