California--John Turner, Long Beach: “Inns of Marin,...
California--John Turner, Long Beach: “Inns of Marin, P.O. Box 547, Point Reyes Station 94956; telephone (800) 887-2880. Booking firm for more than 25 inns, B&Bs; and cottages near Point Reyes National Seashore. The service is free; lodgings about $65 to $185.”
France--Donna Posard, Oakland: “Le Logis du Sacriste, 3 Rue Alcuin, 37320 Cormery, France; tel. 011-33-247-43-08-23, fax 011-33-247-43-05-48. Charming 15th century B&B; in the Loire Valley with a Scottish-born owner trained in French cuisine. Dinner can be ordered for about $23 per person.” Rates: from about $50.
England--Joseph B. Haughton, Redondo Beach: “Higher Quick Farm, Lydgate, Oldham, OL44JJ; tel. 011-44-145-787-2424. Working farm that dates to the 18th century. Ideal for touring northern England. Knowledgeable hosts.” Rates: about $32-$35 per person, with breakfast.
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