Hotel Le Capricorne
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... from the Colombier region. Back to Grun Bordas by late afternoon, we were invited to visit another local farm that raises, veal for the area. A family run farm that currently had 300 Holstein, and Normandy calves that would be kept until they were eight months old before being sent to the Abattoir. We arrived at feeding time which was a milk slurry from troughs in front of the stalls. Each stall held ...
... the location of a family marriage of the Ryman Family. Not far from the vineyard we did find the chapel. It is not in use at the present time. By chance we spoke to a couple who lived near, and shared that they themselves had attended the wedding many years previous. The Dordogne area is considered anywhere along the Dordogne River, so much of this area which is within 20 kilometres of the chalet is called the ...
Arriving at our campground in Bergerac we picked a spot and set up camp. We were a little dismayed to discover that the toilets had no seats, everything is "co-ed" and t.p. is not provided. We sat around in our tents because we were also surprised to find that there was no table or chair provided. We expected a picnic table or something but were only provided with a small, low, concrete bench.
Wandering over ...
... example of one hand not knowing what the other is doing in France. Needless to say when we did get to Vianne, we didn't hang around!
The original plan was for us was to spend the first week working our way towards Bordeaux, pick up the Land rover and then drive back at the weekend to meet Helen and Malcolm for a handover and to leave them a car before coming back to the boat and continuing on our way. However, when we phoned the man about the Land ...
... br> We went straight to the old town and it was really lovely as some of the attached photos show. Lunch in the square not far from the statue of Cyrano de Bergerac outside the church and a wander around the old part at our leisure.
Called in Le Bugue on the way back to stock up and back to the site for a cooling swim as it had been very hot ...