Chateau les Merles
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... had an assiette, a plate of vegetables with fruit. It was beautifully presented - a great one to eat with your eyes first! Then the taste was scrumptious - fresh and light with some rich tomato flavours at the bottom. Very nice indeed! Jane's main course was slow cooked lamb shank in a very rich sauce. Brad had a local white fish with a delightful accompanying sauce - very crispy skin. Both dishes were accompanied by roasted chat potato ...
... remind each other about staying to the right and looking out for others. Only once, yesterday, while travelling on a small deserted road, did Brad suddenly realise that he was on the left side of the road.
It was a sleep in morning for Brad. Jane was up early and used the time for a quiet, relaxing read. After breakfast we started a self guided walk through the old town of Perigueux, but we didn't get to complete it as ...
After cycling some of the Dordogne valley we decided to drive back and see more of it. We took a cruise in a gabarres (traditional boat) on the river and visited two towns, one on the river (La Roque-Gageac) the other (Domme) over looking the valley. Standing in La Roque-Gageac we could see three castles that were involved in the French 100 year ...
... although the weather is meant to be hot - low 30's.
Today we decided to drive to Oradour-Sur-Glane, just over two hours north of Perigueux. As you near the 'new town' in front of you, you notice the 'old town' to your right and the 'Centre de la mémoire d'Oradour' (memorial museum) to your left. Let us tell you about this informative and very moving day. On 10 June 1944 a German SS unit of men planned and executed the massacre of all ...
... feast but at a tiny restaurant all but itself in a tiny village, was so amazing. Highly recommended!! Book early as it only holds 16!!
Our meal, wine, surroundings and company were all top rate and it made for a highly memorable evening. We have tried to convince Katy and Rudy they need to visit Australia. Maybe we will be back before they do! We thoroughly enjoyed our late afternoon and evening with them - thanks to Gwen and Dale for suggesting we meet!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsChateau les Merles Mouleydier
decorated in IKEA modern...all black and white.....no space in rooms...no luggage racks....eeeh....
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