We are Jim &
This website was 'born' in 2006
out of the need for a 'vehicle' to advertise our holiday home in the village of Barrou in
the Southern Touraine area of Centre - Val de Loire but soon become a bit of an obsession.
We have separate sites
to advertise our holiday home 'Les Balcons' in
Le Grand Pressigny and
http://www.loireholidayhome.com/ for the 'Old Walnut
Mill' in Barrou
We continue to try and build up the site to be the
best information source for the Loire Valley here in France.
resources are limited - a laptop, not a great deal of
computer savvy, learned by blundering on plus surfing the
'net (can be a bad idea sometimes) plus a little help from
smarter people than us (Allan McHarg needs a personal
mention) but we enjoy the challenge of making the Loire
Valley the first choice of visitors to France.
We also have a blog