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7 edition of Castles of the Loire found in the catalog.

Castles of the Loire

by Milena Ercole Pozzoli

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Published by Stewart, Tabori & Chang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Loire River Valley
    • Subjects:
    • Castles -- France -- Loire River Valley -- Pictorial works.,
    • Art in interior decoration.,
    • France -- Kings and rulers -- Dwellings -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementtext, Milena Ercole Pozzoli.
      SeriesPlaces and history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC611.L81 P66 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination135 p. :
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1016760M
      ISBN 101556705409
      LC Control Number96070320
      OCLC/WorldCa37400660

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Apr 03,  · The substantial texts describing individual castles are complemented by a map, a timetable, a genealogy of the kings of France, a glossary, and a bibliography. This is a fascinating book for all lovers of the Loire valley, all travelers, and anyone with an interest in history/5(27).

Castles of the Loire: Places and History (Places and History Series) by Milena Ercole Pozzoli and Valeria Manferto De Fabianis | Mar 1, out of 5 stars 5.

Majestic castles and wine tastings make up this unforgettable day trip to the charming Loire Valley. Skip-the-line admission to the chateaux of Chambord (or Amboise) and Chenonceau is included, with your choice of a licensed guide or audio guide. Enjoy a real unforgettable day in the Loire Valley with an accompanist to go on a tour in total peace.

You will immerse yourself into an enchanting universe that offers the majestic Loire Valley Castles. Enjoy a nice audio guided tour of the Chateau de Chambord, the Chateau de Chenonceau and a nice tasting of the famous wines of the Loire valley.

The Châteaux of the Loire Valley (French: Châteaux de la Loire) are part of the architectural heritage of the historic towns of Amboise, Angers, Blois, Chinon, Castles of the Loire book, Nantes, Orléans, Saumur, and Tours along the Loire River in io-holding.com illustrate Renaissance ideals of design in France.

The châteaux of the Loire Valley number over three hundred, ranging from practical fortified Architectural style(s): French Renaissance architecture. The Loire Valle is a long stretch of central France that surrounds the Loire River, along which vineyards and huge fairytale castles can be found.

Much of this central part of the valley was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site list inas much for the natural beauty of the area as it [ ]. Best Castle Hotels in Loire Valley, France: See traveler reviews, candid Castles of the Loire book and great deals on castle hotels in Loire Valley on Tripadvisor.

Castles. Show 3 results. 3 of properties are available and match your filters. Clear all filters. Sort Filter 1. Map. 3 of properties are available in Loire Valley. Jan Best chateaux of the Loire Valley The Loire Valley is famous worldwide for its Castles. During the day you will visit these fantastic monuments, and in the evening you will live the "castle life" staying at Chateau d'Artigny.

Nov 22,  · You now have some ideas on how to plan your trip to the Loire Valley from Paris. I hope you’ve enjoyed reading this article and that it has been useful. France is an amazing country, there are so many things to see and to explore.

If you happen to go to the Loire Valley, I hope you’ll have the time to visit all these stunning castles. Chateau De Piedouault is a wonderfully authentic old chateau for rent near the Loire Valley and the cities of Nantes and Angers. It has m² of internal space, can accommodate up to 15 guests, and has all the ingredients in place for a relaxed, leisurely stay.

The location is ideal too for exploring the [ ]. The Loire Valley (French: Vallée de la Loire, pronounced [vale də la lwaʁ]), spanning kilometres ( mi), is located in the middle stretch of the Loire River in central France, in both the administrative regions Pays de la Loire and Centre-Val de Loire.

The area of the Loire Valley comprises about square kilometres ( sq mi).Inscription: (24th Session). Jun 22,  · We’ve been dreaming of visiting the castles of Loire Valley since we started planning our honeymoon – 4 years ago.

Though we spent our honeymoon on the island of Corfu in the end, Loire Valley was in the back of our minds since then. It took a while, but finally we got there this May as part of our 10 days trip to io-holding.com main goal of this trip was actually to visit the Loire Valley.

Immerse yourself in the French Renaissance and experience the Loire Valley, a region of France with a unique density of Renaissance castles and manor houses where the royal court would often stay.

Set off first thing in the morning from your Paris accommodation for a unique day/5(20). The web portal of Chateaux de la Loire is designed for all the visitors of Loire Chateaux located in the heart of France: it contains a list of castles, a selection, a map of Loire Valley and a choice of hotels, bed and breakfasts, restaurants, wine cellars.

Enjoy a day in the French countryside exploring three remarkable chateaux in the Loire Valley. Join our small group tour from Paris and discover the beautiful renaissance castles of Chenonceau, Chambord, and Amboise. Wander through the lovely flower gardens of Chenonceau and gaze at its delicate arches which cross over the Cher river/5(88).

How to book a tour to visit the Loire valley castles from Paris. Once you have decided which castles you would like to visit, have a look at our different packages, many providers provide Loire valley castles tours including several castles.

Loire valley castles tours from Paris. Why book through us. The Experience Why tour by bike. Tailwinds (Our blog) A typical day.

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New for. New for. New for. New for. New for. 6 nights. Loire Valley France Castle Tour Itinerary Highlights: Southern Touraine of Loire Valley, Azay-le-Rideau Castle & Village, Villandry Castle & Renaissance Gardens and Hosted Cocktail Hour of Touraine Foodie Specialties Please note that the mini-concert performed by our friend Gabriele and included in our aperitif evening is new for ALL Author: Christy Destremau.

The world-famous chateaux of the Loire attract hundreds of thousands of visitors every year. In this book, the photographer Robert Polidori has captured more than seventy of them in unique pictures.

He depicts the Chateau of Blois in its imposing beauty, the original fortifications in Chinon and Angers, and the Magnificent Azay-le-Rideau/5(33).

Sep 26,  · The architectural heritage of the French kings is nowhere as present as in the Loire Valley. Magnificent castles, sophisticated gardens and sweeping parks demonstrate both the monarchs' power and appreciation of art, attracting and fascinating uncounted visitors to this day/5.

Find the top-rated and best-reviewed tours and activities in Loire Valley Châteaux for From prices and availability to skip-the-line options and mobile tickets, get all the information you need to make the most of your trip to France/5().Book your Luxury Castles of the Loire - a Loire Valley bike tour filled with culture, heritage, cuisine, and climate - France here.Excursion 2: Château of Chaumont-sur-Loire, 39 mi.

(62 km) Continuing on country lanes, you reach the banks of the Loire at Chaumont-sur-Loire where the Château of the same name towers over the small town and the valley.

It was built in the 10th century by Count Eudes II.