Residence le Clos des Vignes
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- Swimming pool
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... demolished a plain croissant AND a chocolate croissant before hand!). We then headed to Chateau du Biron and had great fun climbing the towers and the parapets, marvelling at the thickness of the walls, and the beautiful parquetry floors in the suites. The chateau is in the Dordogne area and the first part was built in the mid 1100s, with many additions built over the following few centuries. The Gontaut-Biron family owned the chateau for ...
... village of St Cirq Lapopie, population approximately 200! It is also perched on a cliff, and is 100 metres above the Lot river. This place has a viewpoint in the centre of town (a rock like formation called Rocher de la Popie) that you can climb up to get views across the hills and river. Just stunning! Finally we arrived at our destination, after Garth had driven like a maniac (a careful maniac!) so that we were on time to meet the owner of ...
... s an enormous cliff and if you saw it, you'd think nothing of it. This cliff has been lived on for 55,000 years by the Neanderthals and the Cro Mangons but it was busiest in the Middle Ages when people actually built houses on it! There was a church, a butchery and a smoke house! During Viking raids, villagers would use winches to haul their animals (who would pasture down below) up, pull up their ladders and get ready to defend! ...
... and the French Revolution so it's known for its unique architecture. The Chateau is now owned and operated by the Monbazillac Cooperative Winery and the delicious wines served and sold in the tasting room are made by members of the Co-op.
As we wended our way home from the chateau we came across machine harvesters picking rows ...
... eggs, tomatoes and mushrooms. We never had a good salad in England and these taste great. The weather here is warmer during the day and cooler at night. It was 80 when we arrived!
In the morning there is a huge market on the square. You can buy everything from underwear to silk flowers to every imaginable fruit, vegetable, bread, cheese and ...