Outside the bar at Huismes, near Chinon
They think they ought to learn the language properly first.
A sweet shop in Chinon.
We thought that house-hunting would be easier in the car than on the bikes so we decided that the sensible thing to do was to hire a gite and stay in one area for our property search. We also decided on the last two weeks of August. We had forgotten that the first of these weeks is a very popular holiday time in France so when we came to look for a gite, many of the ones we would have liked were already booked.
Le Grand Pressigny chateau.
"Fitted kitchen" - if you can see it for the junk.
We decided to give that one a miss.
"Cave festive" for sale, yours for only 11k euros.