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Love It Or List It: A Châteaux Diary

This has been a post that I have talked about so much during my trip to France. I talked about this topic endlessly and while I wanted this to be one of my first blog posts, I am glad I waited so I had seen all of them. 1,397 more words


Things get better after Orleans, obviously - walking the Loire to Tours

I left Orleans in a bit of a sulk. Didn’t take to the place. A week to develop film. Blow me.

The previous cycle of one-horse towns changed after Orleans. 1,683 more words


Château d'Amboise

Tried another little doodlewash of Amboise, France since I’m sort of missing the place. Still trying to keep things light and not overwork the scene too much. 71 more words


Onward to Chartres

Pack up time again, and with a leisurely trip of about 170kms to Chartres ahead of us, we were in no hurry to leave Amboise. 664 more words


A Chateau kind of Day

The Loire Valley is famous for its Chateau, so what better way to spend a day than visiting some?

Breakfast at the apartment then into town to get a coffee, which wasn’t bad. 555 more words


The Loire Valley

One of the many up sides of staying at the Abbey was the sleep in and the sumptuous breakfast.

Most of the food prepared at the hotel is locally sourced. 471 more words


the chateau series: amboise

We have been missing in action… a lot has been going on! We’re planning our next trip… FINALLY! We are off to New Zealand in September – but that’s not what this post is about. 294 more words