TripAdvisor Reviews Fasthotel Limoges
Travel Blogs from Limoges
... the same meal as us but also had the full carafe of wine - and then drove off!!!!
The roads were good again - the French drivers although manic in towns always pull over to enable bikers to pass them!
Before arriving at Limoges we visited the historical town of Oradour-sur-Glane we got chatting there to a French Biker who had visited England the ...
... century and you could see the butcher, the baker and the candle stick maker, as well as the piggery, the school and shoe maker. It was an eye opener. The elaborate way to warm your bed and the houses were so small. It was an easy way to see how they lived over 100 years ago as you stepped back in time. I even have a picture of Kerry trying out how it was to wash clothes back then. He was not coming back as a women however I think the men had a hard time of it as ...
... she’d been to and how she
had been on a pilgrimage of her own by boat, train, plane, and car. My
companions, humorously said, “That’s not called a pilgrimage; that’s called
traveling.” The joke pleased us, but she was not amused. Twice, my companions
offered up anecdotes about Holland, to which she replied, “I know, we have
hosted many people from Holland.” Um, that’s not how you make conversation. ...
... the trail a few days before (“You must be the tall American girl who walked 52km in one day”) then shared lodgings with the night before in Limoges. It’s really neat how I can run into so many people that I “know”. Being a pilgrim really forces me to meet new people, which is something that I usually avoid.
After dinner, I found myself questioning whether or not I should continue on the same trail. I have heard people ...
... the gardens in hopes of a cooler evening. This turned out to be the right choice. Not only were the gardens beautiful at sunset, but the weather turned to a perfect 75 with a light breeze. My camera died in the middle of taking photos; otherwise, I may never have stopped taking photos of this magnificent garden. I thoroughly enjoyed all my sightseeing today!
Total distance walked today: 15km (then took 11 by the train)
Total distance walked during pilgrimage: ...