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Saumur

We arrived in Saumur in the late afternoon, the sun was still hot and we found a bar in the square where we sat and drank the light flinty wine of the region. I can’t believe that I am finally visiting the Loire, years ago I studied wines and went to the...

Saumur

Well Saumur is delightful. Years ago I studied wines and got my advanced certificate in wines and spirits. I visited Bordeaux and Burgundy regions but never the Loire. I am in heaven. It is all that the books promised, the town is set on the banks of the wide river...

Condom

Yesterday we made our way across the Pyrenees the easy way – through an 8 kilometre tUnnel and continue driving through the most stunning countryside before hitting the calmer more agricultural lowlands. We arrived in Condom in the late afternoon under a searing...