Posts Tagged ‘Castles’

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A Day in Nantes

Nantes is a large city in western France. It is the capital of the Loire region and has an important role in historic Brittany and a past stretching back as…

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Chateau du Taureau

Initially built to fend off English invaders, this imposing island fortress, near Roscoff, has since been everything from a prison to a holiday home. Few iconic buildings can boast a…

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Blooming Summer – the Gardens of the Loire Valley

Everybody loves a good garden, and whether you’re green-fingered or just green with envy, travelling as a couple or with children in tow, you can’t go wrong in the gardens…

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Top 10 French Chateaux

France is full of amazing chateaux, and we’ve highlighted what we believe to be the best. There are fairytale palaces, majestic castles, reinforced fortresses and mysterious ruins, all with fascinating…

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