Chasse aux châteaux: Chambord

Back to France, because I am really missing the hexagon right now.  The simple things, mostly, but I’d really just like to get on a train, and get off an hour later at a château.  Just like I did three months ago. I boarded an early train with two very good friends (Katharina from Germany and Silvia from Italy) and by ten o’clock we were in Blois, where we caught a six euro bus that shuttled us to three châteaux.  Our first stop was at Château de Chambord, the largest of the châteaux of the Loire, with double helix staircases … Continue reading Chasse aux châteaux: Chambord