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20 August 2018
Bertran de Born – Viscount of Hautefort, warmonger and troubadour – was certainly an interesting character. Immortalised in Dante’s ...
8 August 2018
A friend of ours has just returned from a pretty bad holiday. This year he (and his family) eschewed a private villa or gite in favour of a smart, all...
31 July 2018
The Dordogne plays host to a huge variety of festivals throughout the year. There are festivals to celebrate all manner of things; dance, food, mime, ...
18 June 2018
Chateau de Jumilhac isn’t one of the Dordogne’s best known chateaux, but then there are estimated to be over 1,000 others in the Périgord...
14 May 2018
There are so many fantastic Dordogne markets to choose from. Indeed, most towns and villages in the Dordogne have a market of some description at leas...