Category Archives: Loire valley 羅亞河流域

5/17/2008 冒險第七天: 香波, 離開羅亞河谷到夏特 (Adventure 7th day: Chambord, leaving Loire Valley for Chatres)

This is where Chateau de Chambord locates:   Chateau de Chambord’s extravagant design and majestic stature earned itself the title: the king of castles in Loire Valley. It was initiated by king Francois I in 1519 and meant to be … Continue reading

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5/16/2008 冒險第六天: 雪儂梭, 肖夢, 安布瓦茲, 布洛瓦 (Adventure 6th day: Chenonceau, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Amboise, Blois)

 This is where Chenonceau locates: Chateau de Chenonceau was built in 1513 by king Francois I’s treasurer, Thomas Bohier, with great help from his wife, Catherine Briconnet. It has been regarded as a castle that “floats on the air and water,” and the … Continue reading

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5/15/2008 冒險第五天: 薇蘭德希, 阿澤勒依多(Adventure 5th day: Villandry, Azay-le-Rideau)

This is where Chateau de Villandry locates: A bit history about Chateau de Villandry: (Chateau-> French for “castle”) It was completed in 1536 by Jean le Breton, who was King Francois I’s finance minister and the same person who built … Continue reading

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