Centre

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The Centre Region

CentreThe Centre region of France is made up of six departments: Cher, Eure-et-Loir, Indre, Indre-et-Loire, Loir-et-Cher and Loiret. It has a varied and beautiful landscape and is home to the Loire Valley which is known as the Garden of France and was declared a World Heritage for Humanity Site by UNESCO owing to its beautiful landscape and historical cities and towns....

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Château du Clos Lucé – Parc Leonardo da Vinci

Château du Clos LucéLeonardo da Vinci’s last residence, the Château du Clos Lucé, is dedicated to conveying an overall picture of the art and the boundless vision of the Tuscan artist. From civil and military engineer to botanist, in his work as an architect and as a musician, the all-encompassing nature of ...

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The Loire Valley - An Incredible Gastro-Cycling Paradise

cyclingEnvisage a land of mile after mile of nearly flat bike routes that gently sluice across a fertile river valley irrigating some of the world 's finest acclaimed vineyards. Imagine enchanting renaissance castles, quaint villages, and sun-flower-filled .

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Goat 's Cheeses of the Loire Valley

Valencay CastleThe Loire Valley offers goat 's cheese lovers a paradise. It is a perfect location for a holiday meandering beside the Loire River, visiting famous historic chateaux, cheese producers and caves for wine tasting and even staying in a boutique chateau hotel if you chose...

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Chateau Villandry In The Stunning Loire Valley - A Must See Garden

Chateau VillandryThe gardens at Chateau Villandry are a sheer delight. They are lovingly and enthusiastically tended by Henri Carvallo, curator of the chateau and great-grandson of Dr Joachim Carvallo who purchased the chateau in 1906...

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The Loire Valley - Chateau de Chambord

ChambordThe Royal Chateau at Chambord, Loir-et-Cher in the Loire Valley, is well worth a visit. Steeped in history it's one of the most recognizable chateaux...

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Loire Valley - 5 Great Venues East of Tours

AmboiseThe Loire Valley of France is famous for its many romantic chateaux and its wines. Here are five excellent venues to be found east of the city of Tours...

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What's On Guide Centre

What's on guide with events, concerts and entertainment in the Centre region (in French).

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Centre Weather: Cher, Eure-et-Loir and Indre

5 day weather forecast for the Centre region including Cher, Eure-et-Loir and Indre.

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Centre Weather: Indre-et-Loire, Loir-et-Cher and Loiret

5 day weather forecast for the Centre region including Indre-et-Loire, Loir-et-Cher and Loiret.

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