Discover the treasures of the Loire Valley

From Sancerre to Nantes, the Loire Valley offers such a variety of exceptional sites that it rightly deserves to be called the Valley of the Kings. Here History ... lire plus !

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Discover the Renaissance chateau of Azay-le-Rideau

Romantically set in a little island in the Indre-et-Loire département and hidden by a screen of trees, the Renaissance chateau of Azay-le-Rideau is one of the most beautiful ... lire plus !

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Top 10 Most Beautiful Chateaux of the Loire Valley

In 2000, Unesco added the chateaux of the Loire Valley to its World Heritage list. The area extends from Sully-sur-Loire to Chalonnes along the banks of the River Loire ... lire plus !

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Meung-sur-Loire

With a population of a little over 6,000 inhabitants, the town of Meung-sur-Loire is located 17 km from Orléans on the banks of River Loire between the Beauce ... lire plus !

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Discover Meung Castle in the Loire Valley

Located between Orléans and Blois in the Loire Valley, the castle of Meung-sur-Loire was originally the country residence of the Bishops of Orléans. Meung Castle, listed as a ... lire plus !

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Brenne Natural Park

The Brenne Natural Park is situated in the region of Centre in the south-west of the Indre département. It is part of the former province of Berry. With an ... lire plus !

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Tarte Tatin

A Tarte Tatin is an upside down caramelised apple tart that will enchant everyone and should be served warm with double cream or vanilla ice cream. The story ... lire plus !

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Sainte-Maure de Touraine

Sainte-Maure de Touraine – a goat’s milk cheese from the Loire Valley. Sainte-Maure de Touraine, made with full-cream goat’s milk, is a soft pâte cheese with a grey ... lire plus !

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Amboise

Located halfway between Orléans and Tours, the little town of Amboise has played a great part in French history, particularly during the Renaissance era. The magnificent castle of ... lire plus !

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Explore Bourges Cathedral, a jewel of Gothic art

Although little known and off the beaten tracks, Bourges Cathedral is worth a visit. The Cathedral Saint-Etienne of Bourges was built in record time between 1195 and the late 13th ... lire plus !

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