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“The thousand silent lives of a painter-gardener”exhibition – Château de Villandry

Gérard Fally’s passion for nature and his vegetable garden can be witnessed in the “silent lives” which he paints from life and where his models are his fruits, flowers and vegetables, as well as gardens and landscapes. As a result, he creates canvases in many different formats which seem to match perfectly: trays of pears, bundles of asparagus and baskets of lemons ... plus, of course, the gardens of Villandry! Gérard Fally

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Châteaux Highlights

©S. Bonniol/Visuelles - CHATEAU OF BREZE

CHATEAU OF BREZE

Built between the 11th and 19th centuries, the Château of Brézé provides visitors with an opportunity to discover an elegant castle still inhabited to this day, as well as its...

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Rendez-vous in the Loire Valley

Quai de la Fosse - Nantes © V.Joncheray

Towns and heritage around and about the Loire

Towns and heritage

The châteaux of the Loire are a testament to history, and the river has also left its mark on the  towns and traditions around and along the river. From a cultural...

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