Grand Hotel le Turenne
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... br> We left the Loire valley and drove down to Bourges. We stopped to see the Cathedral of St. Etienne. It was built at the same time as the Cathedral De Notre Dame and the cathedral in Chartres, from our first day. It has 3 sections, one is 50 feet tall, the next is 70 feet tall and the main part is 110 feet tall. It was started in 1195 and only took 55 years to build. A pretty amazing feat for ...
... all downhill - and we were presented only with a few undulating hills and plenty of good descents. We made fantastic time to Souillac and our luggage and rooms were ready waiting. I was in a different part of the hotel this time - I had a suite with a king sized bed and a single and a bathroom and separate toilet. The room was above the restaurant. There was a bus load of Dutch tourists also staying at the hotel. While unpacking my luggage ...
... to the chateau and parked our bikes outside the gate and locked them up. The chateau was superb - so different to the Loire valley chateaux - this one was a hilltop castle surrounded by a triple wall enclosure. We explored the chateaux for maybe an hour and half. Peter took a few photos inside and didn't understand the French announcement over the load speaker until the voice requested in English that he not take any MORE photos! On our return to the bikes we tried ...
I used today as a rest day and tried to rearrange luggage so that I only had to take one bag on the next tour - the hotel would store any luggage we didn't want to take. The room had a roller shutter which meant the room stayed dark - and amazingly I slept in - first time I haven't been up at around 5:30 since being here. I slept in until 7:45. After breakfast I headed off to explore Souillac and find the post office. The hotel was in ...
Just a little note to say I'm heading home tomorrow on Tuesday, the time went by so fast...that's why it is so important to make sure your take the time when you decide to head over to Europe.
I've been especially blessed with special friends here in southern France....it's really been a soul healing trip, as I have been hoping it to be. I have decided that life ...