Domaine de La Piale
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... traffic was light but there were quite a lot of lorries.
The section of road to Millau 'only' climbs to almost 900m but this is high enough in these conditions.
We opted to pay the 11.40e to go over the Millau Viaduct, rather than take the steep windy road down into the valley and back up. It is always thrilling to cross the bridge. ...
... saw at least 20 other people! This is by far the largest number of tourists we have come across outside the major centres during our two weeks in France. Fortunately, there was plenty of room to fit us all in. The visit was capped off with a well earned coffee and hot chocolate to warm us all up.
From Collonges, we drove to another medieval town called Sarlat-la-Caneda about 70km away where we visited the old ...
... much of the Chateau remains, with only the west wing still standing, it shows how grand the building must have been in its heyday. The Chateau was completed in 1535 and was built by Jacques Ricard Gourdon de Genouillac who wanted to build the Chateau on the site of the manor where he was born. The Chateau fell into disrepair and was sold off for demolition in 1768, with a local family buying the west wing in 1786, saving it from demolition. In 1901 it was ...
... from the 13th century, these ruins again provided another excellent vantage point of looking over the village.
We then visited the Church. The church is dedicated St Cyr and his mother St Juliette both of whom were martyred in about the year 304 when St Cyr was aged only three years old. Inside the church, although simply fitted out, was adorned with many sculptures of Saints including St Anthony which held a special meaning for Nathan, as it was ...
Sat 15th: Left Lyons taking 4 hours to get to Rocamadour. Strolled down to look around the old village of Rocamadour – a beautiful sight, perched on the side of a cliff. Drove 8 kms to Gramat for ...