Le Manoir De Bellerive
Travel Blogs from Le Buisson-de-Cadoin
- Karen & Greg, Sally, Darlene and Ted depart for Montpellier and Marseille
- Katie, Kevin, Ben and Sophie arrive from Burlington, Ontario (via England, Paris and Bordeaux)
- Kate and Damon arrive from Toronto (via Paris and Bordeaux)
- Maggie and Peter arrive from England (via Bergerac)
... a recreation of Lascaux I that was only open from 1948 to 1963. Too many tourists caused mold and fungus to grow on the originals. It was great and much more colorful fhan Font de Gaume. On the drive back, we peeked at the Troglodyte Caves that housed people from Cro-Magnon to the Middle Ages. We also stopped to look at a fortified chateau from the road. Great day, all tired out, only bad part was a missing pair of sunglasses. ...
Got into the network about 06.00 and downloaded the Times. Much cooler, thank goodness. It was over 30, which was too much. Breakfast on the terrace, Gwyn went to get bread and croissants, rationed. Off about 10.30. Great day out. Had lunch in Les Ézies, then the Grotte de ...
We left home at about 10.15 and after a drive of about 3 hours plus picnic we arrived at Constant just after 15.00. No reception, keys on desk. Got ourselves installed, lovely two bedroomed house, Pouilly fuissé, all houses named after French wines. Relaxing swim in the outdoor pool, a beer on the terrace, and then evening meal in their restaurant. OK. I'd forgotten the eyepiece for my telescope so marginally ****** off ...
... I somehow got stung in the crease of my elbow, and it hurt! Days later as I write this, I still have the welts and the itch. Almost at our destination we took a wrong turning and discovered 'La Reserve Zoologique.' We decided to stop and view as we were too early to go to our accommodation. It was surprisingly busy, being in the middle of nowhere, but then, the French don't seem to mind travelling big kms. Set out like a safari park, we followed the path, entering the ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet