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... until we felt it appropriate to enter the crypt. it was lovely and warm down there and we nearly choked on all the incense!
The walls of the crypt are covered in messages of thanks to St Martin for protection. Many of these are from soldiers at times of war and conflict.
We went out into the cold again ...
... cold outside.
We have 'done' the Loire valley several times, but cannot remember visiting Tours. Although it is Sunday tomorrow, there is a bus into the city centre, so we have decided to go and have a look around. we are going to stay here for 2 nights and then make a dash for the Channel!
Quick update, there was a little bit of snow today!! I was in English Class and my friend suddenly said "Hannah! Look! It's snowing!" (In French). It was raining and snowing too, it was so pretty because it was gentle and in flurries.
... bus back to Rennes where we had to wait for 2 hours for our train to Le Mans then a change for Tours. A taxi ride later and we have arrived at our chateau for the next 2 nights. It is quite the resort with stunning views over a tree-filled valley, a pool, the reception and dining is in the chateau and our room is in the stables. Through the hotel we booked a half day tour of 2 castles for tomorrow ...
... the fries were worthless.
After McDonalds, we took the tram to the other side of town to the Cher River. (Sorry, forgot to get pictures.) The Cher is far less populated with fewer bridges. The spot we were on was larger, and it felt more like a lake than a river. We went to the mall next, in search of a milkshake. We found one, but it was terrible. It was more like super aerated whipped cream with a faint strawberry flavor.
On Saturday morning, I decided to ...