Hotel Akena City
Travel Blogs from Brive-la-Gaillarde
- Karen & Greg, Sally, Darlene and Ted depart for Montpellier and Marseille
- Katie, Kevin, Ben and Sophie arrive from Burlington, Ontario (via England, Paris and Bordeaux)
- Kate and Damon arrive from Toronto (via Paris and Bordeaux)
- Maggie and Peter arrive from England (via Bergerac)
... humidity changes caused by people damage the art. Visits are limited to 38 minutes. The cave is at the top of a hill, and not created from an underground river. It containts 230 paintings of animals that are 15,000 years old. Our guide was great. The paintings show peaceful scenes of animals, no fighting. The artists used the rock formations (no scultping was done) to portray parts of the animals, a curved formation ...
Awesome medieval village clinging to the cliff side, a place of pilgrimage on the way to Santiago de Compostela. "Houses above the stream, churches above the houses, rocks above the churches and castle on the rock"' all this less than 25 minutes ...
3rd June 2014
Left our camp site early in the morning after a really cold night. The Hennessy Hammock, hereafter refered to as just 'the hammock', is really comfortable and it's nice to be off the floor where the creepy crawlies can't get me but the mossie net lets in a draft and the material underneath you is so thin it doesn't keep your bum warm even in your sleeping bag. The only time my poor little pi gu (that's bum in ...
... easier as time went on. We reached La Cave and passed straight through it then carried on down the road. Eventually we turned off the main road and started following a smaller river called L'Ouysse. We would follow this river all the way to Rocamadour, but not today. A few more Kms down the road and we found a nice camping area. There were 3 sticks erected that looked like some one had made a very small wigwam/teepee but later we realised it had probably been used ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed