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- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
- Swimming pool
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... go on to Souillac and the Aire there.
We had a very pleasant journey there and enjoyed the view over the Dordogne as we dropped down into the valley and crossed the river.
The MH Aire is near the campsite, just off the centre of town. it is large and flat and we joined 5 other MH;s and settled down for a very cold night.
Today is Sunday and we began our day with a sleep in after our late night on Saturday. It was a very relaxing morning and just before lunch we decided to jump in the car and drive north to Collognes la Rouge abut 130km away. However, before we go it was time for brunch, our first stop was the bakery in our town which is well known in the area for its excellent quality. We were all wanting a croissant but unfortuntley because we ...
... to the Notre Dame and this can only be accessed by 216 steps, of which the pilgrims often climb by their knees. We tried doing, but did not succeed and climbed the rest of the way on foot. There is a list of Saints and political leaders that have made the climb on their knees and it included St Anthony in 1226, Pope Jean XXII in 1320 and King Louis XI of France who did it twice in 1443 and 1446.
We were all amazed by the beauty of this town and ...
... from the 13th century, these ruins again provided another excellent vantage point of looking over the village.
We then visited the Church. The church is dedicated St Cyr and his mother St Juliette both of whom were martyred in about the year 304 when St Cyr was aged only three years old. Inside the church, although simply fitted out, was adorned with many sculptures of Saints including St Anthony which held a special meaning for Nathan, as it was ...
... Roy! But it did provide another experience of how different cultures live and reminder how different things can be back home.
The day was topped off with picking up a couple of bottles of Cahors wine to enjoy during our stay. That is the thing with the area we live in that each town has their own wine which each local tells you that must try as it is the best. It is a hard task but one we will try and ...