Hotel Val De Vienne
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... cut off bike pants. Someone had told us to visit the small village of Oradour sur Glane. This was a tranquil village which they now call the martyr village. On the 10th June 1944 a Waffen SS unit surrounded this town and brought 642 men women and children into the village square telling them they needed to check their documentation. They took the men into the barns where machine guns were already set up. The women and children were taken to the church and locked ...
we have arrived to some rolling hills and Dave is loving it, going out riding every day!
we are in King Ric*********heart territory.
the landscape is beautiful. There is lots of chateaus and historical sites around. The martyr village at Oradour-sur-Glane was quite something to see, with the village completely preserved from June 10 1944 when the Nazis came and destroyed the village.
We are on a lovely campsite in beautiful ...
... as the worship of Maria. There are fortified houses, located on the valley side with a amazing cathedral built against the cliff face. In the 16th century the religious wars destroyed much of Rocamadour and the 19th century saw it restored to what it is today. It is a steep climb down from the Chateau to the Sanctuaries and the streets are now lined with souvenir shops etc. Was getting late so took the overpriced lift ...
... 7 electric points but unfortunately only one worked and we did not get it! Another British couple turned up having obviously been there before and immediately plugged in. Not a problem really as we do not have to be connected to power all the time, luckily. There was a Co-op shop right opposite as well as a bakers so life was ...
... for the many English who have homes here, but we prefer a wider view and a few hills, better still mountains.
We by-passed Limoges and headed for our destination - Oradour-sur-Glane. We had agreed we would come here before we left home. Oradour is a 'Martyr Village'. On 10th June 1944, the SS rounded up all the villagers. They shot and burned all the ...