We did a little road trip down to the South Of France from the Dordogne, stopping of in Carcassonne to spend the night. The Cité de Carcassonne in France is an outstanding example of a medieval fortified town and well worth a visit. Despite perhaps relying a little too heavily on tourism these days – the old area is very busy and commercial, if you have any children with a penchant for waving a wooden sword about and donning a tabard, then this is the place for you.
Posted by Family Affairs on 16-08-2019 in BLOG / TRAVEL tagged with Dordogne / France / Issigeac / Issigeac Market
Issigeac Market, Aquitaine in the Dordogne region of France is one of the most frequented of the Sunday markets and people come from far and wide. It really is one of the most quintessentially French markets you could hope to find and made even more spectacular by being hosted in one of the prettiest towns in the area, with a spectacular church in the main square.
Posted by Family Affairs on 12-08-2019 in BLOG / TRAVEL tagged with Dordogne / France / Still Life Posted by Family Affairs on 10-08-2019 in BLOG / TRAVEL tagged with Dordogne / France / garlic / rose Posted by Family Affairs on 19-04-2019 in BLOG / TRAVEL tagged with Bergerac / Dordogne / Eymet / France
I have just spent a few days away in France, staying near a little town called Eymet, in the South West Dordogne region and not far from Bergerac. Eymet is a beautiful, typical Bastide town layout which includes an open central square, featuring a large fountain, with roads lined with […]
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