Citotel Les Alizes
Travel Blogs from Limoges
Tonight is our last night in Bessine-sur-Gartempe, still at Chateau Constant as we requested to stay another night. Ana Marie, our hostess, is a marvel. Central American by birth, she was raised in America, married a Dutchman and moved to France! Of course she speaks each language of where she has lived fluently. We found her so friendly, and to have a host who understood everything we said was actually quite a relief. We find our French is ...
must of been there. Hardest being seeing the cemetary/memorial, where
entire families were wiped out. Still no reason why this
happened...absolutely shocking, and still such things go on today.
After quite a depressing morning we travelled onto Limoges where we
finally sorted our Gas and onwards to our campsite for the ...
... into absolutely EVERYTHING...utterly fearless. He's an Adventurer for
sure. Seeing behind the scenes where our milk comes from was really
great, especially being able to explain it all to Ella. But you can
really see how it must be a struggle. The small price we pay for
milk, and ALL the work that goes into it, and the pressure it puts on
these families.... We kind of found our own work as working on the
dairy we ...
... travelled along tree-lined lanes winding through the countryside. We started seeing signs advising that campervans should not continue but we proceeded regardless in our massive Mercedes Vito nine seater people mover as the road got more and more narrow with rock walls on either side – slowly we inched our way through with only centimetres to spare on each side – we got through which was a huge relief.
Wandering through ...
On June 10, 1944, The SS Panzer Division Das Reich, killed all 642 residents, including women and children in the French village of Oradour-sur- Glane. Today it is preserved In exactly the condition it was left in 1944. The reason for this massacre is unclear but it is widely believed that it was ...