Hotel Talleyrand Perigord
Travel Blogs from Perigueux
Day 33 –
I again walked with my two new companions today. It was a much better hike as the weather was cooler. The first half of the walk was along a nice, wide, and flat trail that was perfect for hiking. We did the first 12km in a flash. We had hoped to be at Thiviers by noon, and we ended up arriving at 10:30am. So we stopped and had some tea and ice cream at a local café before stopping at a grocery to buy things for lunch. In ...
... accent, but despite
this, she didn't offered to speak English on the phone. If fact, she had openly
laughed at my French.
Tomorrow, I plan to walk again with my Dutch companions. We
plan to walk from la Coquille to Negrondes. The weather is supposed to cool
down tomorrow, which I am really looking forward to.
Total distance walked today: 36km
Total distance walked during pilgrimage: ...
Staying at lovely B&B in Dordogne Valley in France. Le Chevrefeuille owner and chef Ian took us to farmers market in nearby St Cyprien. We selected some lovely ingredients and then headed back to the kitchen to prepare lovely lunch. Just amazing! Now Mom is catching a quick nap and I'm catching some sun before we head out for the afternoon to canoe down the Dordogne river where we can see the charming villages from the ...
... and the history associated were amazing but the visit disappointing. Photographs were not allowed so you will have to Google it to see for yourself. We then set off to visit a small village along the Vezere River called St Leon Vezere. Another one of the 'most beautiful villages' in France. A quaint village with no tourist shops, just cafes and lots of houses being renovated. A stonemason and carpenters delight! Stopped for a baguette ...
... try it. Also lots of duck confit and walnut product stalls. See photograph with typical lunch menu for this area. After walking around for a couple of hours and eating a punnet of strawberries (still full from breakfast at the B&B) for lunch we stopped in a small square for a welcome drink and were entertained by a guitar and cello duo playing great music. Then we visited ...
Other places to stay in Perigueux
8, Boulevard Georges Saumande, Perigueux | 4 star hotelfrom $76
7 Place Francheville, Perigueux | 4 star hotelfrom $89
12 Avenue du Parc, Perigueux | 2 star hotelfrom $59
14, rue Denis Papin, Perigueux | 2 star hotelfrom $85
Route de Limoges, Perigueux | Hotelfrom $89
33, Rue du President Wilson, Perigueux | Hotelfrom $49
37-39, rue Antoine Gadaud, Perigueux | 3 star hotelfrom $94
2 rue Pierre Magne, Perigueux | Hotelfrom $72
18-Rue Denis Papin, Perigueux | Hotelfrom $42
Les Vignes Saint Laurent Sur Manoire, Perigueux | Hotelfrom $71