La Vieille Auberge
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... the town and promenade and eat our picnic overlooking the valley.
Stop #4 is at La Roque Gageac a pretty little town with only one street along the river. There are steep walking paths up to a second level and tropical plants grow along the warm limestone cliffs. During the rainy season this town always floods so the street level rooms are garages, shops and patios that can be easily emptied. We find a small café and try ...
... When we leave I am full of questions about why the art is so deep and why it was put there. Questions which cannot be answered.
We have a few hours before our next tour so head to the Prehistory Museum in Les Eyzies. This is a very impressive modern 3 story museum built into the cliff face above the town. We arrive at 11:00 and have 1 hour before lunch. The museum traces the evolution of man from “Lucy” ...
... we are becoming homebodies in the evening. We just don’t enjoy driving at night and our place is cozy for a glass of wine on the patio and a simple meal. I can’t say I really cook, just warm up things but it’s good enough. We will focus on the food as we move along and stay in towns where it is quick and easy to get to a restaurant. I want to try the fois gras but for now we will enjoy the occasional lunch ...
... Huguenots (Protestants) and the French Revolution between the aristocracy and peasants in 1789. Sarlat stayed loyal to France and the Catholic Church during the first two so while there are battle scars in the city wall, in the end they were on the winning sides and were able to rebuild. The French Revolution seems to have little impact here other than the church becoming citizen owned rather than church owned. The streets are ...
... steep curtain walls and steep pointed roofs shingled in stone. We are given an English guide to read and told to take the 1st hour to wander around the gardens and exterior of the chateau. The gardens are very formal with everything evenly clipped and trained. An hour later a bell is rung and we join a group for the tour (in French). The Hall was complete in 1576 by Jean II de Losse, tutor to Henri ...