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Travel Blogs from Chambray-Les-Tours
Once again a lazy start to the day but eventually we got on the road to Amboise! This is a very very pretty town with a lot more upmarket troglodyte living! Very hip. But the main highlight here was 'Clos Luce' Leonardo's last home for 3 years of his life which was a big ...
... had over 3 glasses...and that's before 11am! He took us through the incredible caves where barrels are left in a perfect temp to age. Really fantastic as it was a Chateau and all the stone was quarried from those caves, leaving tunnels and smaller homes, still had all the alcoves for pigeons to use as messengers. We got to our campsite nice and early to chill...this moving about can be hard ...
... Australia. I wonder how much it's subsidised? And a few of us have had colds so we've visited the pharmacy a few times. Such different types of drugs available. I'm not sure but I think the types of drugs available without prescription are much more limited here. The stuff we got for our colds was recommended by the pharmacist but didn't appear to have any seriously active ingredients... We took the train to Paris today so the next part of our adventure starts ...
... there was a timing stuff up with one of the vans carrying the bikes getting a flat tyre.So that was an hour delay in Chambray to get all the bikes.
As a result we rode out of Chambrey and about 11km up toward to the Col des Prez, stopping in St Jean d'Aviry.
A few were keen to stay there, a few were keen to roll on up toward the Col and I was just keen to do something as we were in St Jean around 11.30am with the race due through around 3.30pm - 4 ...
... two years previously and visited Chenceaux Chateau and Chambord along with other places of interest, we had to travel further afield and only having a week on site meant that it did not feel very leisurely. It is always a balancing act trying to have an enjoyable relaxing time while trying to maximise the time and expenses you have invested in the holiday by ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed