Les Vieilles Tours
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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A really early start - our neighbors picked us up at 8am and drove us to Cahors where there was the most amazing markets. Indoor and outdoor with foo, flowers, clothing - everything. We went to the magnificent cathedral & saw some divine secret gardens which have become my fave. Lunch by the river & then we drove home via ...
... in our pigeon French about our last canoe trip on the Dordogne and they advised the 2 hour trip. It was a very beautiful paddle down a windy River edged by forests by some very large cliffs and large underling caves. We passed a trocolyte site( ie people in before 1000 AD who lived in caves on the sides of cliffs for protection from maurading barbarians.We stopped for lunch at a beautiful bridge and just s we were pulling up a very fat cocker spaniel dog ...
... could go buy the ticket that you're supposed to purchase on entry, write your number plate on the back and put it in the box provided. How polite! Back home via the supermarket and two petrol stations - the first one had instructions in French and no one nearby to assist so we had to find one with a person! Got our dinner for tonight (salmon) and a few bits and pieces before heading home & over to the pool and aperitifs with our ...
... to go. She was a great help for us with Madeline's arm. Peter her husband is more of a behind the scenes man. He and Karen met in Houston I in the eighties. Peter is from Warsaw Poland and was working as a software developer at the time. About 15 years ago they realized that with his job that they could live about anywhere so they moved to France and finally settled on the Dordogne region about 15 years ago. They bought a very ...
... in both the 100 year war and the religious wars so one has to wonder just how effective it was. The owners of the castle supported the British and we all know how that ended.I guess they decamped to England after the war. It was probably one of the best castle tours I have been on. Lots of static displays and educational videos. I felt enlightened after the visit. They even had a trobocher (catapult) that they demonstrated. We did another castle ...