Travel Blogs from Rocamadour
- Karen & Greg, Sally, Darlene and Ted depart for Montpellier and Marseille
- Katie, Kevin, Ben and Sophie arrive from Burlington, Ontario (via England, Paris and Bordeaux)
- Kate and Damon arrive from Toronto (via Paris and Bordeaux)
- Maggie and Peter arrive from England (via Bergerac)
This morning we went with a tour guide, Angelika Simeone. We met at the caves of Rouffignanc. On this tour one rides a small train down tracks into a former underground riverbed. On the sides of the cave are craters left behind by hibernating prehistoric bears. They left claw marks all over the walls of the cave where they scratched to groom their nails after their long sleep. The first images seen are the etchings of ...
Awesome medieval village clinging to the cliff side, a place of pilgrimage on the way to Santiago de Compostela. "Houses above the stream, churches above the houses, rocks above the churches and castle on the rock"' all this less than 25 minutes ...
... as he informed his legion of drones that if any of them drew blood before he did he would feed them to the fishes. I quickly suggested we push on and find somewhere else. Ten minutes later we reached a large fishing pond, with picnic tables, a BBQ area and another communal washing area at the far end a nice distance away. It was perfect. Picnic tables, proper seating, and large open areas to put our gear out in the sun to dry after a rainy day. Almost too good to be true. ...
... goo") felt the sweet embrace of warm air was when I ****** and the cold breeze whisked that away far too quickly. I shall have to eat plenty of beans and cheese tonight.
After we left our camping spot we found a lovely shelter with a picnic bench and table only 3 mins down the road. Damn! Oh well, c'est la vie. Onwards to Rocamadour!!!
I'd like to take a moment now to ramble about the ground, yes that's right, the one ...
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