Travel Guide Loire Valley - 2019
Travel guide updated in February 2019.
The Loire Valley is the largest site ever registered in France as World Heritage site by UNESCO. The site crosses a multitude of historic towns and villages, rich with architectural heritage and ancient history. It reveals religious buildings and castles, each more sumptuous than the last...
Brie and Olivier get married and make a home for a couple of orphaned children they've met. These two young characters want to follow in their parents footsteps helping others survive tragedy like themselves. This coming of age tale is a classic transcending our global ideals. Where does Olivier train these folks? Find out here as the quest continues.
Cracking the Wine Code is the starting point for any curious but frustrated wine drinker: someone who doesn’t know much about wine other than the fact that they enjoy it, someone who wants to understand why they prefer a particular wine over another and how to recognise one that is similar.No more ‘I don’t know much about wine, but I know what I like’ – you too can be a connoisseur!
The Royal Abbey of Fontevraud is magical in both senses of the word. Fontevraud: Mysteries of the Abbey and the Village evokes, to be sure, its amazing history, much of it well-documented but some of it little-known. It also recounts recondite and inexplicable, perhaps supernatural stories surrounding the abbey.
France's Loire Valley is honeycombed with thousands of caves, a number of which are open to the public. This is your guide to nearly 200 cave lodgings, cave restaurants, cave art galleries, cave museums and many other "troglodyte" attractions.
Also includes 22 walks in cave country.
Alan Bradin sees his French wife gunned down in front of him. He sees the face of her killer. A few days later at her funeral he sees the murderer again but nobody will believe him and he can't persuade the police to take action.
A year later Alan sets off again to find the murderer and bring him to justice. Helped by his wife's sister he uncovers a web of intrigue going back to the last war.