Le Lion D'Or
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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 ...
... he had come across the brutality of the Germans before (there were also several people who did not go to the forced round-up, and escaped out of the village before the killings started). The survivors said that around 2pm on the 10th June 1944, the Germans surrounded the town, sounded the village drum to summons the inhabitants to the village green. Once on the green, the inhabitants were divided: women and children in one side, and men on the other. The ...
... the way from Vladivostok in Russia - Incredible. He would have ridden it from South Korea but he wasn't allowed into North Korea which would have given him access to China and then the west. What an adventure!
After this we made our way to Limoges where we were staying for the night.
In the evening we went for a Chinese 'eat all you can' buffet. And we did!
Miles today - 146
Total mileage so far - 2735
... was open because it was Sunday. The last part of the trip was quite breathtaking because we came through the hills (more like small mountains) and looked down on Lyon. And of course what a contrast - the second largest city in France and very touristy so teeming with people and everything open. We ended up having a hamburger on the banks of the Rhone river, delightful, and weather ...
Spent part of the morning looking at their market where we bought some fresh fruit. Really needed it as haven't been eating as much as usual. Limoges is famous for its porcelain and we were lucky enough to see an exhibition that is only held every 2 years. It was fantastic!! Found a ...