Les Forges du Roy
Travel Blogs from Mauzens-et-Miremont
... the old machinery.
The 5 day stay of visiting this amazing, beautiful region with gorgeous villages on the edge of the river (yet so boring for the kids) had to be ended with some good old kid fun - ten pin bowling!
Oh yeh, and one other highlight was buying 2 pairs of boots, a hair straightener and vegemite.
The vegemite was in a Carrefour grocery store and for a 220g jar, it cost $7.50 aus.
... really odd because we were the only ones there. My parents just talked for a bit.
We went home till 7:00pm and the people from yesterday invited us over for dinner at there house.
We watched movies, played spotlight and I almost fell in the pool.
We had dinner, it was pasta, but my parents had snails and goose for dinner,
There was no way I would eat that.
It was really cool getting invited over to a French ...
... br> During the walk we had to do some questions about all the things we saw.
On the last day we went to bowling. IT WAS SO FUN!
I won the first game with 117 points.
My Dad won the 2nd game with 124 points, but he was no good on the first game.
Even my sister beat him. My sister is 6 and she beat my Dad.
I got about 6 spares and 4 strikes.
... we visited Monpazier, a small village of 500 or so people in the Dordogne area. It is a 13th century Bastide town founded and built by King Edward 1st of England. Eleanor of Aquitane and Richard 2nd of England also lived there for a while. This probably explains why their are so many poms living in this area - they are probably all descendants of the Kings! Home to do a lap of Issigeac, then Garth cooked a magnificent Norwegian salmon for ...
I had forgotten how long it takes to drive a couple of hundred kilometres in Europe. It took us all day to do what would take us a couple of hours at home! We planned on two main stops between Albi and our final destination of Issigeac, but knew we would have some unexpected stops when we saw towns and villages of beauty. Unfortunately just about every one of the dozens and dozens of little villages were stunning, requiring us to drive slowly because ...
Other places to stay in Mauzens-et-Miremont
La Loulie, Mauzens-et-Miremont | Hotelfrom $76