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... them! The cathedral has some magnificent flying buttresses, plus some fabulous Gargoyles (water spouts). We rounded off our lightning visit with dinner in an Italian restaurant which was run by two women who did everything themselves (serving people, cooking all the food, preparing the drinks etc) all with friendly smiles, little chats. The food was absolutely delicious, so if you are ever in Limoges, we recommend La Pause Gourmande. Bon ...
... to kill the inhabitants, or that German soldiers had been killed there. There was a war crimes trial in 1953 but only 21 of the 65 participants identified appeared, and no officers. But it sounds like the trial was an absolute farce with most of the defendants unable to remember anything (!) and none of them were apparently moved, or showed any compassion towards the relatives of the victims when the atrocities were related to the court. Some of ...
... of tourists is probably a good thing. The fog has been so heavy in some places that we have been unable to see buildings just in front of our noses! Many of the villages and towns in this area are centred around a chateau, for example, St Julihac with its turret chateau, Coussac Bonnevale with its smaller chateau, and Pompadour with a chateau which is linked to horse studs, horse arenas and horse racing areas. Then there is ...
... de-Cadouin, la Roque-Gageac, St Cyprian, and Sarlat, stopping at each one to admire the beauty. (Garth just said he was going to tape me pronouncing French village names because my accent is better than Billy Birmingham's - he said listening to the tape would provide a hilarious pick-me-up for any French speaker who would just assume I was taking the ****....). By the time we got to Souillac, it had taken us more than 5 hours and we had managed ...
... the way from Vladivostok in Russia - Incredible. He would have ridden it from South Korea but he wasn't allowed into North Korea which would have given him access to China and then the west. What an adventure!
After this we made our way to Limoges where we were staying for the night.
In the evening we went for a Chinese 'eat all you can' buffet. And we did!
Miles today - 146
Total mileage so far - 2735