Category Archives: Dordogne Region

Gourdon, Mauzac and Tremolat

We drove out of the Lot River region heading to the Dordogne River region of France. We stopped in Gourdon on our way, a rather sleepy town set that was still pretty empty of tourists.  It has the ruins of … Continue reading

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Rocamadour and Chateau de Montal

This is Rocamadour, a town hanging onto the face of a cliff.  There are at least seven churches built into the rock here with the castle ramparts at the top.  Rocamadour has been a pilgrimage site since before the 13th … Continue reading

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