Les Fleurs Holiday Gites

21 Rue du Chateau, Doue-la-Fontaine, Pays de la Loire, 49700 , France | Ranch
 

Travel Blogs from Doue-la-Fontaine

The Loire Valley - wine and castle country

A travel blog entry by jo.kidd2

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Heading off at 9am we headed for the Loire Valley. As the day progressed it was yet another day of clear skies and 27 degrees. At one point along the way we turned the corner into a small town and found we were in the middle of a market which was in full swing! The streets were full of people not just on the side of the road but on the road. It did seem strange to be moving through the crowds but as the market happens once ...

Last day here.

A travel blog entry by mary.braddock.

... past. We took a lot of photos which we will add later, and on our return to the site I felt that one last dip in the pool would be nice, and it was. Tomorrow we leave to spend our last two days in France at Sees, nearer to Caen and of course the ferry home. I don't expect to have internet access after today so will conclude this blog in the UK. To those who read it - thankyou!
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Market Day - Airvault.

A travel blog entry by mary.braddock.

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... any fresher? There has been a market on this site since before 1370 when the present one replaced a wooden one. There is a sense of community here as everyone appears to know everyone else, a meeting place for locals who welcome strangers with the same friendly manner they have for each other. A very nice market, one of my favourites!
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Sightseeing and swimming.

A travel blog entry by mary.braddock.

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... br> After returning from our morning of activity we found that there was no-one in the pool and so a quick swim burned a few more calories before lunch. Tomorrow is market day and we will again walk to town to explore and shop, Sunday we are planning another bike ride before Monday and our departure north to another part of France for our last two days before the ferry and home on Wednesday night. But for now the sun is still shining and we still have six days left.
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Bikeride?

A travel blog entry by mary.braddock.

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... where I was needed to perform first-aid and open cold beer as medication. The distance was seventeen miles and we cycled another four later on to the Intermarche to buy more sticking plasters. That situation now resolved I am trying to decide whether to have quick swim before getting ready for our fish, chips and beer at 7pm.
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This ranch, located on 21 Rue du Chateau, Doue-la-Fontaine, is near Zoo de Doue la Fontaine.
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