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Published on 16/10/2017

A getaway in Richelieu, the cardinal’s city

In 1630, there was only a modest village on these lands,but that all changed in 1631! Major work was undertaken, to build a city and a castle for the purpose of establishing the power of the principal: Cardinal Richelieu!

Published on 11/09/2017

Galerie.B: art to accompany your meal

Returning to his home territory, chef David Béguin has opened a chic bistrot where food-lovers come to relish world cuisine while admiring the canvases and sculptures around them. This place impresses on all fronts…

Published on 05/09/2017

Tours Cathedral

The south tower of Tours Cathedral stands 69 metres tall, the north tower a mere 68 metres. Although its impressive size means the monument can be seen from afar, it is also well worth a closer look. Let’s go and see!

Published on 20/08/2017

Château Gaillard

Everything grows in France’s garden…even oranges! Come and see for yourself at Château Gaillardin Amboise: a new must-visit whilst exploring the Loire châteaux!

Published on 05/08/2017

The very appealing, vinous Vienne Valley

The Vienne Valley in Touraine has every reason to be proud of its close connections with the regal River Loire. French history emphasizes the links.

Published on 02/08/2017

Vines, wines and walks – A pleasure of September!

Vouvray, Chinon, Touraine-Azay-le-Rideau and Saint-Nicolas-de-Bourgueil - four AOC wines teamed with some great walks in Touraine in the Loire Valley on the 2nd and 3rd of September 2017. The Tours Val de Loire Tourist Office is offering an all-inclusive break from €89 for the (...)

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