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Monthly Archives: May 2017

Chambord and Sologne

From the 26th and 28th May 2017 I spent some time in the Sologne area of France. To most people this won’t mean much but if you were to mention the château of Chambord then they will know where you mean. This vlog is more of a mini location guide to three difference places that are worth visiting for their picturesque nature. Sologne in central France is the old name for the majority of the Loir-et-Cher region. It is heavily […]

Loire Valley châteaux

On the 17th and 20th May 2017 I went to two of the most well known châteaux in the Loire Valley as well as the small village of Chédigny. Chenonceau is known for straddling the river Cher and such historical figures as Catherine de Medici and Diane de Poitiers. During the 1st World War it was used as a hospital and during the 2nd World War was the border between free and occupied France. Chédigny is known for its rose […]