Manoir du Soubeyrac

Le Laussou, Monflanquin, Aquitaine, 47150, France | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Monflanquin

Picnique by the river

A travel blog entry by possnmark

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Yet another idyllic lunch of fresh crusty baguette, cheese, pate and tomato; this time on the grassy bank of the Lot river at Saint Cirq Lapopie. A glass of rose and we both snoozed off basking in the warm sun on the river bank. Then on to explore the amazing medieval village perched ...

Monet's water lilies and Cahors

A travel blog entry by possnmark

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... So he crossed them with varieties from around the world and set up a mail order business sending them to customers everywhere. Monet visited and was captivated by the colours of the hybrid water lilies. He bought the property at Giverny, had the ponds dug then ordered the water lilies and the rest is history. Today the nursery has hundreds of ponds with every imaginable water lily and lotus plant; even Amazonian lily pads over a metre ...

Raptors in the skies and bison underground

A travel blog entry by possnmark

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... guide who helped us to understand what was so unique about the accomplishments of the prehistoric cave men who created the paintings more than 15,000 years ago. The paintings of bison, horses, cows, cave lions, cave bears, reindeer etc were rich in colours made from manganese, iron and ochres and very different to the mammoths etc drawn all in black that we saw yesterday at Rouffignac. It was truly a significant lifetime experience that we won't forget in a ...

Prehistoric cave art

A travel blog entry by possnmark

... dreaded 12 - 2pm lockout stretched to 2.30pm and even 3pm here and we were getting lower and lower on fuel. Finally ambushed a young guy at a service station whose first reaction was to look at his watch and I'm sure he was saying "it's not 3pm yet". But to his credit he opened up the service station for us and accepted cash and we were mobile again. Rouffignac - more ...

Quiet day but sumptuous dinner feast

A travel blog entry by possnmark

... with some work calls and arrangements for business meetings in Paris. Poss raved about the markets saying they were huge with every imaginable fruit and veg on sale all looking fantastic. We visited nearby villages then had a farewell dinner for Bruce and Fi who leave in the morning for Paris. Poss had spotted some mussels at the Prayssac markets and she cooked them in a garlic, onion ...

Location

This hotel, located on Le Laussou, Monflanquin, is near Villeneuve sur Lot Golf & Country Club.
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