Travel in France, Apremont-sur-Allier, Parc Floral

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Day 3 of Travel in France was a drive from Bourges to Clermont Ferrand, organised to visit the Parc Floral at Apremont-sur-Allier and the Allier river. The Parc Floral is magical! DO NOT MISS an opportunity to linger in this garden! As you walk through the door of the ticket office you … Continued

Travel in France, Bourges Cathedral

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Day 2 of Travel in France ended in Bourges where, despite temperatures of c.30C, we embarked on a walk around the city, starting with the Cathedral. The Cathedral of St Etienne, Bourges, is ‘buried’ amongst buildings but absolutely breathtaking. I could … Continued

Travelling in France, Day 2

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The day started early, leaving Caen in thick fog which soon cleared to brilliant sunshine and soaring temperatures. The Chateau of Amboise, on the Loire, was the first stop, as I wanted to see the gardens. But, as always, there was … Continued

Travelling in France, Day 1

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London Diary abandoned Mr Bradshaw’s Hand Book to London for travel in France and because there were so many wonderful sights I am going to do a series of French posts! Clothes, books, music, cameras, and guidebooks were packed into … Continued

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