Our 2nd from last stop in France was the Loire Valley, famed for its Chateaux, elaborate gardens, historic towns, and vineyards AND as of 2000, the central valley is a UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Glorious Chateaux and Gardens. On our way to Amboise to meet 1 of the barge trip couples, we stopped to tour […]
Vive la France
Our second trip to Europe in 2016 was to France for 4 weeks—our longest vacation ever. We started in Paris on our own, then met with friends for a private, 7-day, canal barge trip in Burgundy, and returned to Paris for 1 night. Rick then drove us to the Champagne region, Normandy Coast, Loire Valley (met friends again), then back to the Paris airport and home to CA. This wide-ranging trip of art, culture, history and food was wonderful!