These Are 12 Of the Best Places to Walk Around the World; Natalie Smith; Baba Mail

Of all the hiking trails in the world, these are the 12 best sites and places for those who want to travel with their feet.

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Loire Valley castles itinerary, the best French chateaux to visit; Carol Perehudoff; Wandering Carol

If you’re wondering how to visit the French chateaux of the Loire Valley, look no further. Here is everything you need to know to plan your Loire Valley Here is everything you need to know to plan your Loire Valley castles itinerary for your trip to France, including the best chateaux and how to get there.

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Royal Abbey of Fontevraud; Kasia Dietz; Love in the City of Lights

Welcome to the Royal Abbey of Fontevraud, founded in 1101 along the borders of three regions, Anjou, Touraine and Poitou. Considered the jewel of the Loire region, this is the largest surviving monastery dating from the middle ages. Also a convent, the Abbey welcomed nobles with royal blood for seven centuries. Following the revolution, Napoleon…

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Road trip: explore the Loire Valley; Gaye Lamouroux; Complete France

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Cruising the Legendary Loire Valley; Janet L Serra; Patch

Check out the latest community post from one of your neighbors. (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.)

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The magnificent Abbey Fontevraud in the Loire; Janine Marsh; The Good Life France

The Abbey Fontevraud in the Loire is the biggest abbey in Europe, a cultural centre, historic monument, hotel, bar and restaurant – it is truly magnificent.

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27 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in the Loire Valley; Lisa Alexander; PlanetWare

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Everything you wanted to know about the Loire… and its Irish links; Jim Murty; Evoke

Thought you knew about the Loire Valley in France? Seasoned traveller Catherine Murphy thought she did but was stunned to find a region bursting with colour, underground life and quirky art on a return visit to this UNESCO World Heritage site. And there are a few Irish links thrown in for good measure. EXPLORE THE MAIN HUBS: Angers and Saumur can both be described as ‘art and history’ cities. Angers, the capital of the region, is famous for its 13th-century fortress, home to the longest tapestry in…

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