Hotel Des Remparts

1 Rue Etienne Marcel, Villeneuve-sur-Lot, Aquitaine, 47300, France | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Picnique by the river

A travel blog entry by possnmark

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Yet another idyllic lunch of fresh crusty baguette, cheese, pate and tomato; this time on the grassy bank of the Lot river at Saint Cirq Lapopie. A glass of rose and we both snoozed off basking in the warm sun on the river bank. Then on to explore the amazing medieval village perched ...

Monet's water lilies and Cahors

A travel blog entry by possnmark

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... So he crossed them with varieties from around the world and set up a mail order business sending them to customers everywhere. Monet visited and was captivated by the colours of the hybrid water lilies. He bought the property at Giverny, had the ponds dug then ordered the water lilies and the rest is history. Today the nursery has hundreds of ponds with every imaginable water lily and lotus plant; even Amazonian lily pads over a metre ...

Raptors in the skies and bison underground

A travel blog entry by possnmark

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... UK. If I can get one here before we come home I will be very chuffed. Lascaux is the most famous prehistoric cave painting site but we were not so keen because the main cave had been closed off since the sixties and a replica has been built for visitors. We felt very half hearted about visiting a replica but we couldn't have been more wrong. It was absolutely fantastic. Again luck was on our side well and truly today because we scored a very good ...

Prehistoric cave art

A travel blog entry by possnmark

... Built on the Roman grid town plan the whole village was surrounded by walls with fortifications. Really interesting town with elegant arches and town square cloisters with barrel vault ceilings. Nearly ran out of diesel with service station after service station accepting only credit cards (but only French credit cards) in automatic pumps with no real person in ...

Tapestries by Jean Lurcat

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... standard patterns with diagonal basket weave and with ceramic tiles inlaid into the border. Our friends from Australia, Ewa and Alain had arrived at the Old Distillery, so we beat a fast return home down the autoroute to meet them for a BBQ of duck, herb and North African sausages with luscious red vine tomatoes and saladini all bought fresh from the market earlier in the ...

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