BEST WESTERN Hotel Richelieu
Travel Blogs from Limoges
... was open because it was Sunday. The last part of the trip was quite breathtaking because we came through the hills (more like small mountains) and looked down on Lyon. And of course what a contrast - the second largest city in France and very touristy so teeming with people and everything open. We ended up having a hamburger on the banks of the Rhone river, delightful, and weather ...
... that sold some beautiful pieces and bought a little keepsake for Cooper (Shrimpton). The lady was actually painting a piece while we were there. Visited the historical section in the afternoon and had a pleasant stroll along the river. Early dinner in a courtyard. Pizza, would you ...
... century AD and the building served as a stone quarry up until the 19th century when the protection of historical monuments was established. We then visited the Gallo-Roman Vesunna Museum and this was beautifully done. Could have stayed for hours if time had permitted. We then meandered on back roads and the countryside was fantastic. Beautiful chateaus, groves of walnut trees, maize, limousin cattle and ...
Another sunny morning awaits us at Limoges. Didn't know until we opened our shutters, they work so well blocking the sun out.
Devoured your typical French breakfast at Inter Hotel Atrium, and we headed into town just before 11am. Our plan today is to tackle a few specialty fashion shops in the old town area. Then have lunch before going to the Musee de la Resistance and the Musee des Beaux Arts, both in ...
... jewelery strip and the shop of Bruno Mercier. I had bought Sue a porcelain pendant last year (trop cher!) and she was keen to have a look for some accompanying hardware.....like rings and earrings.
The porcelain raid at Bruno's was successful...and even our daughter Lauren scored too!
Tomorrow we will be exploring Limoges thoroughly...and shopping of ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed