Le Ranch des Lacs
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We left our lovely little country cottage, Chabrenas, after a very relaxing week, and headed to Limoges for a night before catching the train to Paris. We returned the hire car in Limoges, so now we are back to using our legs, trains and buses. Despite the trials of driving on the wrong side of the road, and getting used to quite unusual roadsigns, plus the perils of navigating when the road you were planning to take has been closed, or is ...
... day following the murders, the Germans buried all the remains of the bodies in mass graves, so that when the relatives of the dead exhumed the bodies, they were unable to identify the remains and bury their relatives individually. The story of what happened that day came from six people who survived the horror. Four men who escaped from one of the barns, one woman who managed to escape from a church window, and a child refugee who ran away from the ...
... of tourists is probably a good thing. The fog has been so heavy in some places that we have been unable to see buildings just in front of our noses! Many of the villages and towns in this area are centred around a chateau, for example, St Julihac with its turret chateau, Coussac Bonnevale with its smaller chateau, and Pompadour with a chateau which is linked to horse studs, horse arenas and horse racing areas. Then there is ...
... quite a few two day stays lately, it is very nice to be in one place for a week. It means we don't feel we need to rush around to see all the local sights. We finally unpacked our warm coats as the weather has turned quite chilly. But again, we managed to dodge most of the rain that has been pouring down on many areas of France, causing flooding in many areas (unlike Garth's niece, Helen who is cycling across France and has had a very wet trip so ...
... on riding.
Our first stop today is a place called Rocamadour which is famous for its setting in a gorge and on a cliff side, its monastic buildings and historical churches which have been visited by pilgrims for centuries. In fact the subterranean church of St Amadour dates from 1166. I will let the photo's do the talking for its spectacular setting. But it is breathtaking.
We spent a couple of hours there. ...