Le Chateau d'Allot
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Refrigerator in room
- Outdoor pool
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... dodgy roof without harnesses. Scary. They did stop work long enough to put on sun cream - standing up there on the roof :-)
All that aside we then met Valerie and tasted her cheeses and meats. The whole experience was great and, as Sandy noted, the cheese platter we had for lunch was not big chunks on a plate, but a number of different cheeses sliced for us. Some cheeses were local, some were from as far away ...
... directed away from the fast and fairly straight road down through Bergerac, onto a convoluted series of back roads, some quite narrow (think this may be because it has programmed to take the fastest route), but we get to Issigeac (population 660 approx) with time to spare, grab a parking spot near the centre, and set off walking to find the Place de la Capelle, and La Bruceliere restaurant, which is John and Branka’s favourite restaurant.
... the village, taking photos of the multi-storey suspended houses, and the unfortunate village name. This is, so far, our favourite village, partly because it was so unheralded and unexpected.
Approaching Saint-Emilion (population 2,800 approx), we cross the railway line and stop at the station, which has a 50 cent pay loo. The one coin pays for all of us (sequentially), plus two other travellers who arrive at the right time. From the station we can see a major ...
... on the origin of the limestone, and the geology of the various layers. Features of the quarrying section included reproductions of city scenes in the original rock, and the Bain des Pieds des Carrieres (quarrymen), a deep well of (then) clean water reached by a staircase. The passageway was mostly less than 150 cm wide, with some wider chambers, some ventilation cavities, and some arched supports for high chambers, presumably to carry the weight of buildings above ground, ...
We arrived in Creon about 16:30 after staying just outside Nantes last night. I am using the book All the Aires France. It is brilliant as there is no charge and water and sewage disposal is free.WE have the gear bought for the BBQ in a bit. It will ...