La Ferme du Lac
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... of Saint Loup who was Bishop of Limoges in the 7th Century, and whose remains are preserved in the church. The Bishop was (supposedly) responsible for many miracles during his life. Every year, on 22 May, there is a parade through the streets of Limoges to honour the Saint, and St Loup's skull is carried in a gold container, partially open so that people can kiss it and hope for a miracle. Goodness - how sad that people might think this ...
... it looks like a bushfire has swept through the town, with roofs missing, cars burnt, walls razed. Yet this atrocity was deliberate, perpetrated on people who were not part of the war. It is still not clear why the massacre occurred. The Germans have provided many reasons, eg saying that the wrong Oradour was attacked (Oradour-sur-Vayres was close by, and was an important centre of the French resistance), or that they saw arms in one of the garages ...
... which doesn't actually have a chateau, but has a river running through the village and the most gorgeous little stone houses lining the streets. We stopped at a small restaurant run by an English/American woman who thankfully took pity on us peering in through the window of the closed shop, and opened it to serve us coffee. She told us about the difficulties of running a business in France, and it sounds like there is far ...
We left Issigeac and drove 200 kms through the most amazing tiny villages and towns, and through three Departments (which are like small regions) to our next destination, Meuzac. The whole area is full of Bastide towns, chateaux perched on hilltops, rivers, great farming country, and tiny roads where going more than 60km/h is almost impossible! The area is also very quiet, and many of the sights have closed down for the winter break. We stopped at ...
... on riding.
Our first stop today is a place called Rocamadour which is famous for its setting in a gorge and on a cliff side, its monastic buildings and historical churches which have been visited by pilgrims for centuries. In fact the subterranean church of St Amadour dates from 1166. I will let the photo's do the talking for its spectacular setting. But it is breathtaking.
We spent a couple of hours there. ...