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20 November 2018
Refurbishments at Les Milandes While our four properties at Les Milandes are closed from November through to the beginning of May, this (unfortunately...
19 October 2018
King Richard the Lionheart or Richard Cœur de Lion. Often portrayed as a brave and noble warrior, much has been written about Richard’s crusade...
1 September 2018
Marqueyssac Gardens The Marqueyssac gardens are just a few kilometres from Les Milandes (3 kms east of Beynac in the Perigord Noir). While Chateau de ...
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...