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Cover for Four Villages on the Loire: Huisseau-sur-Mauves, Meung-sur-Loire, Beaugency, and Muides-sur-Loire
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Four Villages on the Loire: Huisseau-sur-Mauves, Meung-sur-Loire, Beaugency, and Muides-sur-Loire

Four albums from the River Loire: hidden gems from small villages like Huisseau-sur-Mauves and Muides-sur-Loire to the larger Meung-sur-Loire and Beaugency.

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Chateau de Chateaudun (Winter) Feb 2020

The Château de Châteaudun is a medieval-renaissance castle on the Loir (not to be confused with Loire) river between Paris and Tours. It enjoys peaceful su...

Cover for Rouen (Seine, Panorama, Cathedral, Medieval), Normandy 201910
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Rouen (Seine, Panorama, Cathedral, Medieval), Normandy 201910

I revisited Rouen in October 2019. This set features panoramic views from Sainte Catherine, Square Verdrel, Préfecture de la Seine-Maritime, the medieval ol...

Cover for Provins (Medieval Walls, Flowers, Gardens, and Old Town), Spring 201903
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Provins (Medieval Walls, Flowers, Gardens, and Old Town), Spring 201903

Provins is a small town in the ÃŽle-de-France region. It boasts well-preserved ramparts (protective walls) and a medieval town centre. The ancient tower, Tou...

Cover for Chateaudun, Chateau, Old Town and Butterflies 201902
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Chateaudun, Chateau, Old Town and Butterflies 201902

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Rouen (Normandy) 201901

Rouen is the capital of Normandy. The most remarkable sites include Rouen Cathedral (Notre-Dame de Rouen), Palais de Justice, and the medieval old-town....

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Falaise, Calvados (Normandy) 201810

Falaise is a town in Normandy. The most famous landmark is the castle of William the Conqueror (Château Guillaume-le-Conquérant, also known as Château de ...

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Beaune Summer 201808

Beaune is at the centre of the Burgundy wine region. With well-preserved architecture dating back centuries and a posh atmosphere, it is best known for wine ...

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Le Puy-en-Velay Summer 201808

Le Puy-en-Velay is a provincial town in South-Central France, the capital of Haute-Loire. Among its many medieval attractions, the cathedral, Le Puy-en-Velay...

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Moulins (Bourbonnais) Summer 201808

Moulins is a provincial town in Central France; it was originally the capital of Bourbon. In this album, you'll find its beautiful old town. Some highlig...

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Orleans Summer 201807

Orléans lies on the Loire river. Its beautiful cathedral and old city hall are the highlights. Once one of the most important cities in France (during the m...

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Ghent Summer Evening 201806

Summer evening / early night in the beautiful old town of Ghent, Flanders. The canal, market, Belfort, and old castle (Gravensteen) are beautiful under calm ...