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16 February 2018
The Arcachon Bay is around 55 kms south west of Bordeaux, so it’s a couple of hours drive from Les Milandes. Last year, however, we managed to d...
9 January 2018
You would be forgiven for thinking that Cyrano de Bergerac was one of Bergerac’s most famous residents. Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac (he frequent...
18 December 2017
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, ...
17 November 2017
When you hear the name, ‘Edith Piaf’ it may well conjure up images of Paris and love ballads such as ‘Non, je ne regrette rien’...
9 November 2017
When you think of the Périgord (or the Dordogne as it is often referred to) walnuts probably aren’t the first thing that spring to mind. You ma...