Habitation Grande Anse
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... of Saint Loup who was Bishop of Limoges in the 7th Century, and whose remains are preserved in the church. The Bishop was (supposedly) responsible for many miracles during his life. Every year, on 22 May, there is a parade through the streets of Limoges to honour the Saint, and St Loup's skull is carried in a gold container, partially open so that people can kiss it and hope for a miracle. Goodness - how sad that people might think this ...
... it looks like a bushfire has swept through the town, with roofs missing, cars burnt, walls razed. Yet this atrocity was deliberate, perpetrated on people who were not part of the war. It is still not clear why the massacre occurred. The Germans have provided many reasons, eg saying that the wrong Oradour was attacked (Oradour-sur-Vayres was close by, and was an important centre of the French resistance), or that they saw arms in one of the garages ...
... state of the wood (not as good as yellow box blah blah! - excuses, excuses?). Mind you, Garth has got his own back when, every single morning, the shower tap mysteriously gets stuck when I try to turn it off (why can't showers in France have good old fashioned TAPS??). But all in all, we have enjoyed being out of a town on a little farm. There are many small beautiful villages around here, the old parts of which were ...
... Chateau and it had already closed down for the next 2 months - boo hoo. But it was a great building even from the outside. Steep path, wonky roofs, and colourful flowers in the cemetery next to the Chateau (France has just had a public holiday to celebrate the dead and all the cemeteries are covered in brightly coloured flowers). The towns in this area are set along the Dordogne River, and we crossed it from side to side to see the villages of ...
... on riding.
Our first stop today is a place called Rocamadour which is famous for its setting in a gorge and on a cliff side, its monastic buildings and historical churches which have been visited by pilgrims for centuries. In fact the subterranean church of St Amadour dates from 1166. I will let the photo's do the talking for its spectacular setting. But it is breathtaking.
We spent a couple of hours there. ...