Resources & Links
Here are some resources related to Tours and the Centre region of France.
Le Bouchet Gites: The gites (self catering) at Le Bouchet are an ideal stay for your holiday in France. With many attractions, such as the Loire Chateaux of Villandry, Chenonceau and Azay-le-Rideau and the Futuroscope theme park less than an hours drive away you will find Le Bouchet is the perfect location.
Visit Loire Valley France: The Loire Valley in France is perfect for a vacation, either cycling or by car. Visit a famous chateau or stroll through a village.
French Property Partners: French Property Partners is a privately run property search and administration service based in the Loire Valley.
Le Chant d'Oiseau: Quality gites, self-catering cottages and camping in the heart of the Loire Valley, France. Prices to suit all pockets without sacrifice to comfort or quality!
Experience Loire: Loire Valley tourism, tourist information on its Chateaux, a list of the major chateau of the Loire Valley.
La Prairie: Quality Gites (self-catering cottages) and Bed and Breakfast (B&B) accommodation within easy driving distance of the Chateaux and Vineyards of the Loire Valley. Amboise, Saumur, Tours, Chinon etc... are all easily accessible!. Ride our horses, fish in two lakes, swim in the swimming pool or just laze in the gardens!!
Tours - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: This is the Wikipedia entry for the city of Tours. Has a nice overview of the city including history and photos. As this is an open encyclopaedia you can add your own input. So, see anything that’s missing, add it yourself!
Information about France and the French: This portal is a good place to start finding out about France and the French. Has lots of maps, general information, not just links like other websites. In short it’s a good resource and worth a look.
FrenchEntrée-Centre: This is the FrenchEntrée website for the Centre region of France. Has information on all six departments that make up ‘Le Centre’ - Loiret, Loire et Cher, Indre et Loire, Indre, Eure et Loir, and the Cher. Has information on buying propriety, expat living, holidays, places to stay. In short just about everything you need to know to both visit or live in the Centre region of France.
AngloINFO Centre Val-de-Loire: Guide to the Centre region of France. With information on tourism, being an expat, local events, moving to France and lots more. Has a big directory of English speaking businesses relating to just about all subjects and needs.