Angers, France

This half timbered town sits on the western edge of the Loire Valley, just west of the Loire Valley Natural Regional Parc. The city has been around for thousands of years! Ptolomy first mentioned it in 150 AD and since then it has grown rich in both Galic tribal history and French culture. Once known as the…

Fougeres, France

This Medieval hill town town castle looks so unbelievable it makes you wonder if it is a movie set at first glance.  I almost could not believe it really exists.  Look at the castle walls, wonder around the grounds and through the public community gardens imagining what it was like to live back in the…