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DINE LIKE A KING AND QUEEN IN TREMOLAT PERIGORD NOIR FRANCE

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Lunch at the local hotel – Le Vieux Logis Superb! Katy’s birthday was a wonderful celebration. We just loved every moment – each dish was an enormous burst of flavour. Life is about great company and wonderful wine and food in the most awesome place. One of the great things about staying at Les Chouettes, …

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SNOW IN TREMOLAT DORDOGNE FRANCE

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Time to put on your woolies enjoy the crisp air – throw a few snowballs – drink great red wine to warm your soul.  Here are some winter photo’s of The French Country Cottage, Tremolat France in 2012. Time to start planning a winter getaway![/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”2430″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”2432″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row]

PRE HISTORY

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Perigord is an area rich in the history of Early Man. Experience 400,000 years in the Perigord. The VEZERE VALLEY  is also known as the valley mankind.  Homo sapiens settled in caves in the chalky cliffs. There a few wonderful sites you can visit and appreciate the paintings which still exist today around  LesEysiers …

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PERIGORD BY AIR

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]One of the most exciting things to do is to see the area by HOT AIR BALLOON.  Even if you are not so brave to go up in a balloon – it is the most amazing sight to see the balloon floating peacefully above you. See www.montgolfiere-du-perigord.com. The AIR CHATEAUX  COMPANY offer lovely trips in a …

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ENJOY THE UNSPOILT PERIGORD BY BIKE, HORSEBACK OR ON FOOT

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]There are many fantastic trails. The Perigord is a little paradise of unspoilt scenery, of stunning landscapes and cultural treasures.  For more information on walking trails see www.franceonfoot.com. Les Chouettes has 7 Adult and 2 childrens bicycles for you to use.  Many of our guests have enjoyed peddling into Le Bugue, Limuel for lunch or to …

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BOAT TRIPS – LES GABARRES

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Boat Trips  Les Gabarres  (Flat bottom boats) are a great way to discover the Dordogne River. You are able to take the Gabarre from the village of Baynac (Park next to the river below the Beynac castle) and from RocqueGageac it is truly a wonderful experience. The Beynac castle, in itself, perched on a cliff …

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GOLF

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Golf de Saltgourde, 24430 Marsacsurl’Isle Tel: 05 53 53 02 35 -18 hole, open to all, modest fees. Golf des Vigiers 24240 Monestier Tel: 05 53 61 50 33 – 18 hole par 72 with poo and tennis courts. Golf Chateau Les Merles, Tuilières, 24520 Mouleydier Tel: 05 53 63 13 42- 9 hole. Swin Golf, La Peyrière, 24590 St Geniès Tel: …

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RECOMMENDED RESTAURANTS

In TREMOLAT, there is a wonderful Bistrot “Bistrotd’en face” which serves delicious local cuisine such as Magret de Canard (Breast of Duck) – Last time I was there the sauce over the duck was made from Cepes (mushrooms) and chestnuts – It was delicious. My sons loved the steak and and chocolate mousse. The Pizzeria – …

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