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... the phone. On the way back I received a panic text saying that it had been snowing overnight, was till snowing and how were they going to get out without snow chains. Doh! It’s a ski resort, we get snow…. Cavalry to the rescue. We arrived at 9.30am having driven 3 hours to get back and Stefan cleared the drive while they packed and sort of swilled a mop round. The heating still wasn’t working, but judging by the damp round the back of the ...
... in many different styles. The first Avignon Pope, Benedict, was formerly a Cistercian monk and he was very stern and no nonsense, so his part of the palace is very stern and no nonsense. It is built in the Romanesque style It even has a cloister, which most palaces do not have. Pope Clement the VI apparently was a more relaxed and fun kind of guy and his portion of the palace is more opulent and built in the Gothic style. We did note ...
... but slightly different in style and service. We dined on foie gras and oysters and pigeon and pork. We walked to a huge Gothic Cathedral built in the 1100's where an organist was displaying his skills surrounded by students giving close attention to his every move on the keyboard.
Tomorrow is a hot tub day at Red Shutters and then on to tea at our landlords.
We've attached food and scenery and old town pictures.
Love from your French travel ducks. D & S
... tables of Australians. Pity I was too shy to talk to them.
We drove on to Domme, a bastide at the top of another impressive mountain with good views of the Dordogne valley. We photographed, walked, sat and looked. If you lived here would you be able walk past it?
This was a full day. Vivienne got us home beautifully. There is a comedy routine in one's relationship with satnav. She never accuses, just works out the ...
... Beginning driving on the right takes warming up to each day ... the first fifteen minutes are challenging. One lane each way and sometimes narrower routes through farmed and wooded valleys, roundabouts the main major intersection mode.
The gardens ... Les jardins du Manoir D'Eyrignac ... we got to by 11.30. They are set out on a high point over 50 acres is my guess. Topiary abounds. The method for the 500 years has been hand shears, ...
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