Manoir Les Minimes in Amboise.

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Manoir Les Minimes, a hôtel in the heart of the Châteaux de la Loire country, offers an unparalleled view of both the Château Royal of Amboise and the Loire river.
Located in the stunning old Amboise neighbourhood, the Manoir invites you to sample an authentic Loire region way of life while treating you to exceptional service.

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Longwood Gardens, PA.

Pierre S. du Pont was born in 1870 in a DuPont Company house overlooking the Brandywine Creek just north of Wilmington, Delaware. His early years were influenced by the area’s natural beauty and by the du Pont family’s long tradition of gardening. But not even Pierre himself could have predicted that he would someday become one of the country’s most influential gardeners. Continue reading