Travel Blogs from Bergerac
Saying a farewell to Simon our host at Limoges, we set off down the motorway south heading towards Limoges initially, calling in to the Limoges HD Shop. Bry's work colleague had been in the week before and they had remembered him, small world.
From there we finally took the road along the Dordogne towards Bergerac. Wow, some stunning scenery and gorgeous old towns and medieval ...
... the scenery - green forests, limestone cliffs and caves, even a double rainbow. We stayed at the very quaint Hotel du Moulin de la Beune. A little stream with the occasional fish runs through the property. We ate the fanciest meal of our trip at the hotel restaurant. Not understanding the menu, we decided to order two of the four course meals and share each course. Everything was impeccable and reflecting local cuisine (e.g., duck ...
... overlooking the Nauze valley. The village has been lived in since 250 BC, which is just so hard to imagine. At the tourist centre, we found out about the Troglodytes and actually did a tour of the caves where they lived. The caves were rediscovered in the 1900's when a cart fell through the road in the main square of the town. Many parts of the town have remained unchanged for centuries. It was all very beautiful, with amazing scenery.
Today we finally decided enough was enough. Our time on this farm was not really great and we both were loosing out on other experiences. We spent the morning cleaning up after last nights market whilst the others went to purchace more seeds and plants.
After lunch Rene took us via the small airport to pick up a new WOOFer and then dropped us in Bergerac Old City so we could take a look around ...
Today we went to the market, we started early like I got up @6:15, my Renée got up early. We got up to pack the trailer & roll out. It was silly packing gas cylinder, Vegetables, BBQs, all the premade food and then we can get to the market & set up two stalls. 1stall was for selling the vegetables that we grew, the 2nd stupid stall I was on ...
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