Chateau de la Fleunie
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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We tried to stay an extra night in Amboise, but the hotel was full. We were supposed to drive to Limoge, but decided it was too far to go and get to see the sights we wanted to see. We made reservations for Montlucon instead.
We headed over to the Chateau in the village of Amboise. It is called Chateau Royal d Amboise. It is right in the …
... centuries ago - some of which are well known tourist hot-spots usually brimming with groups of tourists following the group's Bengal lancer (Garth's term for the tour leader and his/her umbrella or flag). But at this time of the year, the tourists have all but disappeared and the streets are sooo quiet, with the shops locked up, and renovations taking place on buildings and roads. And given the sudden snap of cold weather, ...
... de-Cadouin, la Roque-Gageac, St Cyprian, and Sarlat, stopping at each one to admire the beauty. (Garth just said he was going to tape me pronouncing French village names because my accent is better than Billy Birmingham's - he said listening to the tape would provide a hilarious pick-me-up for any French speaker who would just assume I was taking the ****....). By the time we got to Souillac, it had taken us more than 5 hours and we had managed ...
... 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! ...
... of the history, making and use of various items such as armor and the trebuchet are playing with English subtitles. It is all very interesting to learn that the architecture of a castle was driven by the latest weapons it needed to defend against. Knights wore chain mail in the 11 and 12th centuries but went to full suits of armor a shock weapons such as the Mace came into use. It took 1 week to polish a full suit of armor ...