The Grand Tour: The Loire Valley

The final stop of The Grand Tour of 2015: The Loire Valley in central France.

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The house where Leonardo da Vinci died.

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Gelato like a rose! Some of their flavors were organic.

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The castle where Catherine de’ Medici lived.

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Blue doors at a duck farm.

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The gardens at The Château de Villandry.

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An incredible organic restaurant.

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Sunflowers, of course!

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A living willow fence!

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The most spectacular hydrangea!

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Joan of Arc’s training ground… now a parking lot.

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Chinon… where Joan of Arc stayed.

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Saturday market in Tours, France.

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An organic butcher.

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Fromage.

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Bringing The Grand Tour to a close with a French picnic!

Next stop: Home!

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One Response to The Grand Tour: The Loire Valley

  1. Donna in Delaware July 27, 2015 at 1:06 pm #

    That looks absolutely yummy and I can taste every single item on that blanket! Have a safe trip home.

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