The topics of this blog are Armand-Jean du Plessis, Cardinal Duke of Richelieu, and the IDEAL CITY built on his command next to his magnificent CHÂTEAU on the borders of Touraine, Anjou and Poitou, in France.
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Friday 25 May 2007
Was the Cardinal a petrolhead?
The town is often visited by car clubs looking for a beautiful lunch desination. In this particular case the cars were on a rally called '9ieme Grand Prix d'Auto Retro' from Le Puy Notre Dame, a town just south of Saumur.