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Château d'Amboise (photos)

Last weekend we went to the Château d’Amboise. It is absolutely stunning and just a sample of the beautiful chateaux I will find here, in the Vale du Loire, during my exchange period. 164 more words

Personal

Genius at the Château du Close Lucé

Some men and women show such prodigious genius, standing head and shoulders over all their fellows, that they almost seem part of a different race. Leonardo da Vinci was such a man. 211 more words

Science

Chateau hopping & tour shopping

So you want to head out of Paris for the day and favor the grand architecture of the fairytale chateaus. Here are some tips that can save you time and money. 473 more words

Paris Wandering

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

Photography

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

Travel

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

Cycling

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

Travel