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Published on 28/04/2014

1514-2014 - Anne of Brittany, twice Queen of France!

Continuing our series on the life of Anne of Brittany, in the year of the 500th anniversary of her death, today we’ll find out why the young Breton was crowned queen of France twice, the first and only time this has happened in the history of the country.

Published on 22/04/2014

3 good ideas for the May bank holidays

As you’ll no doubt have noticed, the 1, 8 and 29 May are all Thursdays, making them ideal for some nice long weekends. Here are a few ideas to help you fill them!

Published on 17/04/2014

Back to the Middle Ages in Chinon and Loches!

In 2014, explore Touraine's medieval past at two major exhibitions being held at two sites of particular significance in the history of France: the Chinon fortress and the Royal City of Loches.

Published on 14/04/2014

Events during the April holiday season

Now that the long-awaited holiday season is finally here, be sure to check out the calendar of events in Touraine to see what else is happening, in addition to the Easter egg hunts mentioned in our previous article.

Published on 01/04/2014

The best of Touraine villages

Perched villages, garden villages, at the water’s edge or out in the fields, with spectacular views or nestled beneath castle walls, there is a myriad of villages worth visiting in Touraine, for their heritage, character and environment.

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