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9 novembre 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...
18 octobre 2017
The wide-ranging 16th century works of Michel de Montaigne are still studied by scholars all over the world. Indeed, his views on intolerance and his ...
16 octobre 2017
Château de Castelnaud is just 5 kilometres from Les Milandes. This medieval fortress is in the beautiful village of Castelnaud-la-Chapelle which over...
18 septembre 2017
The month of August has recently passed and it marks the death of Pierre Daumesnil in 1832. Daumesnil was no ordinary soldier. Born in Périgueux, Dor...
20 juin 2017
The Perigord Blanc sits in the middle of the Dordogne. To the south are the Perigord Pourpre and Perigord Noir while to the north is the Perigord Vert...