The village of Sancerre was once full of churches. The most important Romanesque buildings were "the church of Saint Romble" under the patronage of the abbey of Saint-Laurent women of Bourgesn and especially the Holy Father None, depends of St. Benedict on the Loire.There remains some vestiges of the XII century.more
The Church of Notre-Dame de Sancerre is due to the initiative of Father Gourru, priest of Sancerre from 1658 to 1662. It had succeeded the Chapel of Saint Jean (XIII century), was built under Louis XV from 1754 to 1762, enlarged in the nineteenth century and its facade redone between 1865 and 1895. Cavaille-Coll organ was installed in 2001.more
The river Loire of course is a focal point of activity. The golf course at Golf du Sancerrois runs along the banks of the river or you can go fishing, kayaking, walking and cycling. The islands of the Loire, at Ménétréol sous Sancerre are particularly rich in flora and fauna, perfect for the birdwatcher who may be rewarded sighting the black...more
Wine exposition located in 14th-16th century house with tower.The city is a cobweb of twisted streets with many buildings surviving from the Middle Ages.The dry, flinty white Sancerre wine has made this little corner of France famous across the world. The Sauvignon Blanc grape variety is king here, perfect wine with fresh fish, fruits, vegetables...more
2 Quai de la Loire, Saint Satur, Sancerre, 18300, France
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18300 Sens-Beaujeu, Sens Beaujeu, 18300, France
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From ths hotel, we can see the view direct to the vineyard down the hill... really great view we can...more
Super salads and sandwiches made with fresh local ingredients. Best chocolate cake ever, right Sarah?! Love sitting on the terrace watching Sancerre pass by of a sunny afternoon. Friendly staff & cafe dog.
Favorite Dish: Salade Paysanne: fresh greens, tomato, gruyere, lardons, hard-boiled egg and fresh baguette to eat the last of the ultra-yummy dressing.
Sancerre is 2hrs from Paris by road and train, By train, Cosne-sur-Loire is the nearest station with a regional service to Paris Bercy stantion in Paris.
This game playing by french people, and its so unique game, they will put one red ball, and who can trhow more closer to that red ball with their own ball.
Sometimes I saw this sport between hilly in Sancerre... when weather is good and the sky so blue... they flying sooo great up in the sky.... mmmm wish can try one day.... ^_^
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