Hotel de Selves
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Beverage Selection
- Pets allowed
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In movies, cavemen are those big, hairy guys who live in caves and say Grrrr. Yeah, that creates an exciting movie but, it's not real. People never lived in caves. They were too dark, too deep, too wet, too cold and, if you built a fire, you'd smother! However, early people called troglodytes did live on cliffs in carved out little spaces called shelters. I went to one of these troglodyte villages called La Roque St. ...
... coffee and sweet crepe. The coffee is in a demitasse cup, very strong and served with 2 cubes of sugar. The crepes are fairly plain with just a drizzle of chocolate for Allen and lemon for me. The American version of adding fruit and whipped cream is more to my liking.
Our last stop is at Chateau Castlenaud just across the river from and in view of Castle Beynac. These 2 castles always seemed to be on opposite sides of ...
... of Lascaux II where we were able to really see the colors.
At 3:30 we head back to the museum to complete our visit, stop into the post office for stamps, the grocery store for a couple of items and then home. This was an amazing experience. It changed my views of our ancestors and their capabilities. They didn’t have the knowledge we have but they certainly had a society and abilities far superior to what I ever ...
... went to Les-Eyzies, where, by now, the Prehistoric Museum was re-opened! Yay! The museum is built into the cliffs and covers the whole top outcropping of rock, fascinating to see the construction! Highlights of the museum include the collection of Stone Age tools, weapons and jewellery and skeletons of some of the animals and people that once roamed the Vezere Valley. ...
... one of 4 counsels in charge of the administration and policing of the town. It is the time of the Inquisition and Wars of Religion. Life would have been very restricted and the one wrong word could have deadly consequences. Women had absolutely not rights. Still a few managed to live well and this family was among them. I'm sure I would not have liked living in those times. Too restrictive for me.
As we head for home ...