Mercure Limoges Royal Limousin
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Up at 6:30am this morning and up the street to get some fresh croissants and la flute for brekkie.
We have to pack our bags, clean the boat up and handover the keys back to "Le Boat" at 9am. So we were flat out after breakfast but we got the job done and saved ourselves 100+Euros by doing the cleaning ourselves.
Phil and Louise loaded …
... br> old village of Oradour, which saw the terrible massacre in 1944 where
Nazi Soldiers killed almost all villagers (over 600, over 200
children) and set it ablaze. The Village remains as it was, burnt out
cars, the old tram lines, electrical ploes from the 40's old homes
and shops near destroyed but very eerie as you can see ...
... and Ella made fantastic
nurses, caring for me whilst I lay in bed for 2 days. We were meant
to stay for 2 weeks here, but there was quite a bit of sickness in
the house and we didn't want Ella falling to it so we said our
goodbyes. Rather sad as we had just settled in and Ella really didn't
want to leave her friends. Petra gave Ella a lovely set of Dominoes
and we got a big bottle of fresh milk to take with us. Yummo!
... travelled along tree-lined lanes winding through the countryside. We started seeing signs advising that campervans should not continue but we proceeded regardless in our massive Mercedes Vito nine seater people mover as the road got more and more narrow with rock walls on either side – slowly we inched our way through with only centimetres to spare on each side – we got through which was a huge relief.
Wandering through ...
On June 10, 1944, The SS Panzer Division Das Reich, killed all 642 residents, including women and children in the French village of Oradour-sur- Glane. Today it is preserved In exactly the condition it was left in 1944. The reason for this massacre is unclear but it is widely believed that it was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
TravelPod Member ReviewsMercure Limoges Royal Limousin
Nice hotel, good size rooms well located in centre of town
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