Hotel de la Paix
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... and always the wrong way!), it was great being able to get out into the country to see some of the smaller villages and towns. But it's also nice to be back staying in the middle of town so that walks in the evening are possible, and we don't have to drive after eating and drinking. We are staying at another good Mercure Hotel in the centre of town, on the 5th floor so we have a great view over the city. The Mercures in Italy and France ...
... it looks like a bushfire has swept through the town, with roofs missing, cars burnt, walls razed. Yet this atrocity was deliberate, perpetrated on people who were not part of the war. It is still not clear why the massacre occurred. The Germans have provided many reasons, eg saying that the wrong Oradour was attacked (Oradour-sur-Vayres was close by, and was an important centre of the French resistance), or that they saw arms in one of the garages ...
... of tourists is probably a good thing. The fog has been so heavy in some places that we have been unable to see buildings just in front of our noses! Many of the villages and towns in this area are centred around a chateau, for example, St Julihac with its turret chateau, Coussac Bonnevale with its smaller chateau, and Pompadour with a chateau which is linked to horse studs, horse arenas and horse racing areas. Then there is ...
... Chateau and it had already closed down for the next 2 months - boo hoo. But it was a great building even from the outside. Steep path, wonky roofs, and colourful flowers in the cemetery next to the Chateau (France has just had a public holiday to celebrate the dead and all the cemeteries are covered in brightly coloured flowers). The towns in this area are set along the Dordogne River, and we crossed it from side to side to see the villages of ...
Day 24 - Sunday, 28th September, 2014
I got up fairly early today and whilst Gilly and Les were having a coffee at the hotel, I went and took some more photo's of Cahors. The town really is beautiful and I will definitely come back here in the near future.
I had a bit of a disaster in the car park on my return. While Gilly and Les were sorting their bikes out, I decided to do some tight circles on mine in the car park. ...