Travel Blogs from Libourne
... decided to leave a day early as the cool area of the Dordoyne is about 8kms away and two far to go to cycle as too stuffed after fencing.
Enjoying a beer or two before dinner, and with a day off to explore tomorrow feeling relaxed in the mind but after banging in the posts I am sore and to be honest Stuffed!!!!!! This Helpx has made us realise it is time to housesit and work for $$$$$. Greece already booked for 2015!!!!!
... of year we are told - oh well that's the world over with weather patterns.
Duras a local village has a festival of local wine growers so we can't resist - off we head for a night out to listen to the free entertainment, 5 different bands. There was a young band that was outstanding, a steel band and a entertaining bands of three guys. It was a great night we tried many wines, ate Paella, and grilled BBQ ...
... guides from Blandford!!! What a small world, apparently the family have a small holiday home here they have been coming too for a few years, after saying tata we wander to the chateau. Decided not to go in as once you've seen one house/castle/chateaux you've seen them all! Found the local Carrefour and bought some bread etc and a French card for my niece ( in Australia) as Sam txt me to tell me she had had a little girl this morning Marlee Rose :-) went back to the van and ...
... with all new shops and bars/restaurants. Beautiful ! Than we got into the old centre full of old narrow streets and nice squares again with lots of terraces and cafe's. We saw the magnificent cathedral and found a Pain Quotidien where we had a cappuccino and flute like we always have ! Great ! We found a place where we had mussels for dinner at a terrace which were real nice, especially as we hadn't had them for a long time. ...
On Sunday morning we drove through the vineyards to the village of Libourne, a wine-making centre on the Dordogne River, about 30km east of Bordeaux. The Sunday market was in full swing in the main square and the in streets leading to it. These markets are wonderful, with produce, cooked and raw meats and fish of every ...
Other places to stay in Libourne
3 Quai Souchet, Libourne | 4 star hotelfrom $92
Le Port du Noyer Arveyres, Libourne | 3 star hotelfrom $92
7 rue Chanzy, Libourne | Hotelfrom $81
Zone d'activites "Les Dagueys", Libourne | Hotelfrom $67
16 route de Paris, Libourne | Hotelfrom $83