Menetreol, Burgundy, France
Ménétréol-sous-Sancerre is a commune in the Cher département of the Centre region of France. A winegrowing and farming village situated by the banks of the rivers Vauvise and Loire and the Loire lateral canal, some 26 miles (42 km) northeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D9 with the D920 and the D307 roads. The Sauvignon blanc grapes grown here are used for Sancerre AOC wines.
Things to see and do
* Church of St. Hilaire
* Restored watermill
* The twelfth century chateau des Aubelles and its chapel
* The 19th century railway viaduct
Cruise Season – March - Dec
Currency – Euro (EUR)
Language – French
Land Area – 5.67 km²
Population – 355 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style.
Time – UTC plus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 44