Gallery for Dordogne and Spain Autumn 2016

Thursday 27th October, a beautiful sunny day day and we finally made it up Mont Ventoux, what stunning Vista’s

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Wednesday 26th October, Mazan, near Mont Ventoux.

Found a local market in the little town of Sault, Saw this stall selling only chillies

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This area is famous for its lavender fields

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The now all to familiar sausage shop, this had stuffed animals in it

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The clouds are finally lifting, this is the view from our van of Mont Ventoux.

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Friday to Sunday, Avignon

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Saw this crêpe making machine

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Tuesday to Friday, a few days spent at Gruisson plage near Narbonne

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Fancied buying this for our next adventures

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A flock of flamingo’s being chased by a dog

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Sunday 16th October, Cadaques, after a really good ride over the mountain roads   where we got well and truly trounced by a Honda fireblade round the bends we arrived at Cadaques for stroll around this weekly coastal town.

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Sunday 9th October, some views of Roses coast line

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We haven’t mastered the art of selfies yet…. Jadie we need lessons.

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Saturday 8th October, Monasterio de sant Pere  de Rodes, img_20161008_115454img_20161008_122630img_20161008_122705img_20161008_130407img_20161008_120039

Friday 7th October, Roses beach

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The bridges at Albi, taken from the van as we cross another one

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Wednesday 5th October, Cap d’Agde.

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Always on her phone lol.

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Ther’s a pirate themed hotel here and it looks quite eerie at night.

Sunday 2nd October, Cirq Lapopie…. Phew!!! Last village we’re all villages out this one reminded me of the 1st Lord of rings when the hobbits 1st met Aragon …. But we’re still smiling now looking forward to the beach

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 Saturday 1st October, Rocamadour, again another french beautiful village site and again very touristy, this one reminding me of the ‘Lord of the Rings’ films part 3 Aragon’s kingdom with steps up to the main citadel. We walked from the top to the bottom and back up

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Thursday 29th September,  Beynac,this town is only a few miles away from Sarlat, a really touristy place but it did have a castle which was used for several scenes for the Joan of arc film

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Wednesday 28th  September, Sarlat-la-Canéda.this town has 259 listed buildings and its market day

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Monday 26th September, Monpazier in the Dordogne, this supposed to be in the top 5 most beautiful villages in France, we don’t actually agree with this as we have been to lots more prettier ones

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Saturday 24th September, Bergerac. a few pics of Bergerac’s market, it is reportedly the largest on in the area and big it was. There were lots of British here again.

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Wednesday 21st September, St Emilion in the Dordogne region famous for its grand cru wine, we did a 12km round tour of the famous vineyards

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Our 1st restaurant meal, as you can gather we’re not spending again so we’re splashing out on the food budget

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This town is very prosperous, a very posh Marie

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The view looking towards our campsite amongst the vines, there are lots of 1st grand cru vineyards here and when looking around the shops this is reflected in the price the Ave bottle coming out at €30. To steep for us we’ll stick to the €3 bottle …. Still get tipsy the same

1st 2 days spent in Antwerp with Jadie and Vince

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