Our Blog

5 January 2020
In 1990 when our eldest daughter was 5 years old, we joined some family friends on a trip to the Dordogne and stumbled across Les Milandes. We stayed ...
25 September 2019
The lovely Castelnaud la Chapelle lies approximately 5 kilometres from Les Milandes and offers several things to do in the Dordogne.  Located at the ...
28 June 2019
Josephine Baker and her time at Les Milandes has recently been the subject of a CNN film featuring fascinating archive footage and beautiful shots of ...
27 May 2019
A trip to a weekly market is a great thing to do in the Dordogne. There are so many fantastic Dordogne markets on different market days to choose from...
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...