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Published on 31/01/2015

Easter holidays: 10 great ideas for things to do with your kids

The aquarium, a treasure hunt, Neanderthal Man, a boat trip... with all this and more,Touraine is the kind of destination your kids would choose themselves. The holidays can’t come quickly enough!

Published on 24/01/2015

François I: holidays fit for a king in the heart of the Loire Valley.

François I was crowned King of France on January 25th 1515. His reign has left its mark on the Loire Valley in the form of iconic heritage: the Loire châteaux. During your time in Touraine you’ll be spoilt for choice with a year of exciting events on top of your Loire Valley (...)

Published on 13/01/2015

Poires tapées: a tasty Touraine treat

Poires tapées is a dried pear recipe that goes way back! Using a preservation method dating back to the 11th century, foodies come from far and wide to sample the sweet Touraine speciality in the village of Rivarennesnear Azay-le-Rideau.

Published on 06/01/2015

Tree house fun at Langeais castle

It’s never too late to make a new year’s resolution for 2015, so why not resolve to enjoy simple childhood pleasures again... ready, set, go! Be sure to check out this giant tree house, set in the grounds of Langeais castle.

Published on 01/01/2015

The Bourgueil vineyard by bike

The perfect place for a stroll along quaint country roads, the bike routes which criss-cross Touraine were obviously designed to serve the needs of cyclists. And there’s one which passes through the bucolic Bourgueil vineyard. It’s a must!

Published on 01/01/2015

A stroll through the medieval streets of Loches

The stones certainly have a story to tell. Visitors can explore 1,000 years of history, as they stroll around the charming cité de Loches, at the heart of the Loire Valley with all its châteaux. Off we go!

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