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6 March 2019
One of the main benefits for us and our young family when we fell in love and purchased our French holiday home in the Dordogne, was the close proximi...
13 February 2019
With Saint Valentine’s day fast approaching, we believe that Les Milandes in the Dordogne is a perfect escape for couples seeking peace and sere...
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 ...
19 August 2018
Eleanor of Aquitaine If Eleanor of Aquitaine was alive today, she would forever be on the front pages of national newspapers and magazines and no doub...