Hotel La Vieille Maison
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... these moving days all smiles and efficient. If we leave early it will mean we can get somewhere new relax and have time before we have to make dinner etc..so today we left our lovely Ile de re (which was actually v sad as we totally fell in love with the place and it has well and truly spoiled us for anything to follow), and packed up and were on the road by 11am. This is mega early in our new life so Paul was happy we ...
... Very pretty and lots to see.
Found MH Aire right on river bank and decided to move there tomorrow for another night, to give us time to relax and have a good look around.
At least the campsite had WiFi - 1e per hour.
Finally got out of our toasty beds to get into the crème de la crème of the Dordogne. Perigueux. A beautiful city and we were attracted by the markets there. Nice seeing the French go about there day and collecting there goods. Also a seasonal Truffle, Duck and Goose Market too. LOADS of Foie Gras which looks incredibly unappealing to me. A little bit of home with 'Mimosa' ...
... Modern Art! The building itself was amazing, however the art within was "not really to our taste"! The one massive installation that the kids liked was a series of massive steel shapes, which were great fun to run around, and make echoing sounds along. Some of the art purists were not overly impressed with this full body approach to appreciating art. Most of the rest was very average, and the kids thought we probably ...
Another day doing not a lot!!
Round the pool this morning eating Cherries provided by our hosts.
Did a bit of a circular walk then back to the pool ( Amanda braved the cold - I nearly did !!!).
See the bridge Amanda reluctantly crossed twice.
Tonight back to Auberterre for something to eat. Pushed the boat ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking