Paris, French's capital, is located about 130 miles (209 kilometers) to the north of Avord.
It's no surprise the area around Avord is so popular with travelers from all over the world; the region has been blessed with interesting natural and man-made attractions. Approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) away is Bourges. Head here to discover the Bourges Cathedral and Palais de Jacques-Coeur.
Nevers, is another interesting place to head to. It is around 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Avord and offers a diverse range of things to see, including Church of St-Etienne, Parc Roger-Salengro and Palais Ducal. If you're still looking for things to do, visit Tour Goguin, Sainte Bernadette Nevers and Porte de Croux before you return to Avord.
Centre - Loire Valley is a great destination for those with a penchant for gardens. If you are looking for indoor activities, you can't do better than Centre - Loire Valley's excellent craft workshops. These are great spots to learn a little about the region's rich cultural tapestry and perhaps find a special souvenir.
See a side of this incredible region most visitors don't see by spending time with a knowledgeable local on one of the city walking tours, winery tours and cycling tours.
At the finish of your break, pack up your gear and wish France a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).