La Bastide des Grands Cypres
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... was there, this one looked okay but not worth spending more money on to go and visit inside so we drove to our last one which was Villandry built in 1536 and the last of the big castles build in the renaissance time along the Loire. Again extremely beautiful with a big beautiful French garden. Food for lots of pictures again .... After a couple of hours walking through the gardens and visiting the different floors with rooms we walked out of this beautiful place and drove back to the ...
Angles sur L'Anglin is indeed a beautiful village. Dominated by it's ruined 12th century castle, the village is a well preserved medieval village with many houses dating back the the 11th century. It's history is even older though, as a cave with wall friezes dating back some 15,000 years was discovered in the early 50's. Carved bison, horse, ibex and large felines, as well as 3 interesting female human ...
... there are small stalls set up on both sides of the street, with beautiful handicrafts, fresh fruits and vegetables, jewelry and many other items. It is a spectacular town, and we look forward to coming back to visit at least one more time during our stay.
We enjoy lunch in a fantastic setting at Le Bistrot de Roussillon, on a shaded terrace overlooking the entire valley that begins to stretch out from the base of the steep cliffs directly below us. The food ...
We left the ferry port at Caen at 14.15 for a three hour journey to Poitiers... and arrived 6 hours later. Even allowing for 30 minutes getting lost and a half hour break, that's still 5 hours driving and we took toll roads. Stayed in a Best Western hotel made up of apartments with a ground floor and mezzanine built around an old manor house with a little outside pool. Problem was, ours was on the 3rd floor so ...
... the Bulls Festival. Made famous by Earnest Hemmingway's book. So now it runs for 7 days, every morning at 8am 6 bulls, 6 steers and 3,000 people run 800 metres from the bull pen to the bull ring. Then there is the Matador Bull fight where the bulls are eventually killed. The meat is butchered and then eagerly sort after by restaurants who then serve it for the evening meal. Bull fighting of course is controversial of course, but ...
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