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Chateaux de Loire, fairytale castles!

Chateaux de Loire, fairytale castles!

We had never visited the castles of the Loire in France. So when we suddenly had some days of holiday to fill, and passing not so far away, it became our next destination. It was already the end of October, so  the weather could not be predicted, but at least we would avoid the masses … Lees verder

Crete; sea, sun, nature and history

Crete; sea, sun, nature and history

Two days Crete, I wondered if that would be enough to really experience the place? We left on Friday afternoon to arrive around 10 Pm in Heraklion. From there it was still a one hour drive to Rethymnon, where we would stay at the Swell Boutique hotel. The transfer can be done by taxi which … Lees verder