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... pyrenees in the distance. It really was an idyllic location and we were very happy with our choice…….this was until we set foot inside the house! The kitchen was a chaotic mess of clutter and worktops that hadn’t seen the light of day in a very long time. This was also where the four spaniels, one cat and Mac the parrot spent the majority of their time!
We were shown to our bedroom which although very dated was at least clean ...
... of Caterina Sforza de Medici, the reason I was in Forli at all. But they particularly wanted us to see this work by Canova, it has its own room and is the hallmark piece of the museum. And they went nuts when we finally communicated to them that we have a copy of Canova in our home, from the 1880s. It came to me through my father's brother's, (a WWII submarine hunter pilot in Europe), wife, who is Dutch. Her father had a significant antique shop ...
... for offensive and defensive fighting. A large fort, similar to the one of Caterina Riario Sforza de Medici of a previous travelogue, had about ten such towers. Carcassonne had and has today 35 towers. The towers down front in this photograph along the inner and outer walls you can see clearly. The others have been capped with contemporary reconstructions of how they actually looked and were built. Scattered for a twenty mile radius in all directions around Carcassonne are ...
I would go to Auschwitz, everybody should see the camps
“Hope you make it to Caddy Mann's, our favorite pub, where they have to serve over 200 whiskeys (Scotch to us) and serve a very nice cold (only) dinner. Great food, excellent brew (try Springbank--you won't be disappointed), and superb waitstaff, most of whom have been there for 20+ years. Says something about loyalty--to staff and management. Marcia”
To make good on our plan to have wine in Bordeaux we looked up a few wineries that were on the way to Carcassonne. We found one named Chateau de Portet and drove on up the driveway and into the estate. Nobody but a few workers seemed to be around and it felt like we were intruding on private property. We parked and started wandering around when a lady came out and said "Bonjour". She didn't speak much English but we managed to try and ask if they were open for visits and ...