Travel Blogs from Martel
... a kiss which Josh found a little weird. We didn’t have much planned today so we drove back into town for a while before beginning our drive.
The kids bought some postcards and we returned to the café to enjoy and another hot chocolate while writing. Next we posted and made some important purchases of a vanilla slice and some éclairs to be enjoyed later before beginning our drive for the day.
It wasn’t a long drive, about 3 hours. ...
The Dordogne River Valley is filled with both natural and man made beauty. It is a mixture of rocky cliffs, stone fortresses and peaceful rivers. Danny and I spent a few days exploring the countryside as well as the town of Sarlat which is nestled amid forested hills and has some amazing pedestrian only ...
... and the Chateau Milandes where Josephine Baker lived. The owners of Red Shutters came for dinner one night with some relatives (9 of us) and we went for tea to Alison's mother's house -- a beautiful property overlooking the Vezere River. We went back to Rouffingnac to a flea market where Joe and Tim found a few treasures.
Along the way we've seen ...
... from 11th century forward. Most of the early ones were "updated" in the 15th and16th centuries. I don't even want to think about the plumbing for them.
We had neighbors from Spain, Germany, Netherlands and France of course. Harry took this picture and I hadn't even had a sip of wine...ha. We search for a new local red wine every day. It IS hard work.
More to to the story soon. Be safe all.
... the picture in the lat blog og Bargate was actully Lee Seddon and his two boys, my mistook.
We are presently in Sarlet and on our way to Carccassone.
For tghose downunder we hope the bushfires re not intruding on youir lives.
Sse you all quite soon
Dave and Lona ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed