Tag Archives: châteaux in France

Party like it’s 2013!

Start your engines. Our New Year’s Eve festivities begin when friends Mark and Suzanne drive down the hill to our home, leaving their car in Daglan’s main square. They help out as my wife Jan and I load up my … Continue reading

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Raptors at the château

Of all the castles in the Valley of the Five Châteaux, here in the heart of the Greater Daglan Area, the one that looks most like it belongs in a fairy tale is Château des Milandes — known best as … Continue reading

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