Favorite thing: Tours is also a congress city.
In the city center there's the new and modern congress palace named Vinci center.
It's in front of the train station.
do as this young country...
Favorite thing: do as this young country women, enjoy the spectacle.
Fondest memory: She is in an angle of the stair and seems to be amazed by the number of visitors.
Favorite thing: Make a walk through the streets of the Plumereau district and enjoy the beautiful old houses, which date from the 15th century.
Fondest memory: half-timbered facades
- Family Travel
visit a fleamarket, if you...
Favorite thing: visit a fleamarket, if you happen to be there on the right day! Two o'clock in the afternoon was a little late, but we still found some nice things!!!
St. Martin Basilique - Here...
Favorite thing: St. Martin Basilique - Here was buried St. Martin in 397. The tower behind it is the Charlemagne Tower built on top of his wife tumb (800 AD).
tour of loire-castles
Favorite thing: an absolut must when you are in Tours is a trip to the famous Loire-Castle..either by your own or by organized tours
walk through the courtyard at...
Favorite thing: walk through the courtyard at the Abbey Royale de Fontevraud. It reminded me of the gardens in Disney's animation of Alice in Wonderland!
Carmanah's General Tip
Fondest memory: admiring the Roman archetecture in the Abbey Royale de Fontevraud. It was just amazing... and so solid!
go inside the cathedral in...
Favorite thing: go inside the cathedral in Tours. Unfortunately, this was the first time I took pictures inside of a cathedral, so I had no idea they wouldn't turn out. I've learned my lesson!
appreciate the historically...
Favorite thing: appreciate the historically rich buildings and archetecture. Here's the Cathedral St.Gatien in Tours. For more info on this city, check out my Tours page.
The city of Blois with it's...
Favorite thing: The city of Blois with it's amazing Chateau - one of the most interesting and most beautiful in whole France.