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Jul 13, 2015 - Day 1 Loirelife cycle - The Loire Chateaux

Today's ride is called The Loire Chateaux. There were a number of options for riding. Each involved visiting towns with a Chateau. We had breakfast at the farmhouse, then headed out with Mike & Teresa around 9am.The first section was a 26km ride to the town of Longeais. An 11th century chateau stood overlooking the town. All the buildings in this area are made of sandstone. They are pale in colour and although centuries old, appear soft & fragile. We admired Longeais Chateau from the outside & wandered about the town. A similarly aged...

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