The perfect hotel to explore the Loire Valley and its thousand chateaux. An honest review of my stay at Le Manoir Saint Thomas as a paying guest.
It took me just over three years to get here. I vowed to do that when my partner died - to go on a...
Read this if you wonder what it's like to stay as a guest at a "proper" French Chartreuse. An honest review of my stay at La Chartreuse du Bignac as a paying guest.
Read this before you book a stay at a French watermill with its own Michelin Star restaurant. An honest review of my stay at Le Moulin de l'Abbaye Brantome.
Read this if you wonder what it's like to stay as a guest at a "proper" French Château. An honest review of my stay at Château d'Etoges as a paying guest.
Road Trip Diary
Today has all the makings of a slow and uneventful one. Time for me to recover from the long drive and yesterday’s panic attack....
Today is the day I go back to the gîte we used to rent for our summer holidays. To say that I am apprehensive...
Photobombing tourists, SatNav failure and trying to escape the rain on my first Instagram mission. But first - room service breakfast in bed with lots of coffee.