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Château Royal d'Amboise

Le château d’Amboise surplombe la Loire à Amboise dans le département d’Indre-et-Loire. Il fait partie des châteaux de la Loire


Two French Chateaux, One Secret Tunnel

Two weeks into my stay at Le Mans and we were taken on a day trip to Amboise to see two of the different beautiful chateaux in the Loire Valley. 674 more words


Postcard from the (De)Tour

Last year, on the way  to the Amstel Gold race, we ate lunch in Macon. It was a delightful place and, as we didn’t have time to look around, we resolved to return. 1,263 more words


Lovely Amboise

Over 12,000 people call Amboise home, and this year a friend of ours was one of them. She has been teaching English while perfecting her French, and she graciously offered to let us stay with her. 279 more words


The Clos Lucé Mansion - Leonardo's last home

We were so stuck in traffic for a couple of days, arriving at our hotel rooms in the middle of the night, so I didn’t get a chance to post. 360 more words


Road Trip Through France, Part 1

It was nearly three years ago that I first experienced France, in the city of lights, in a city I had never visited, but yet a city I already deeply loved. 804 more words


Parc des Mini Châteaux

Today, I had the pleasure of visiting Amboise’s Parc des Mini Châteaux, an attraction that some argue is overpriced but I thoroughly enjoyed. With only a day and a half in the Loire due to travel time, I was really pleased to have time to see the châteaux on my bucket list that I didn’t get to as well as more than 30 others! 430 more words