Les Geais © 2012 TS & S O’Hara
Holiday cottage in the heart of the Limousin
History and Culture
Historic city of Limoges famous for Porcelain and enamel craftsmanship and there are museums and factory tours to explore. For contemporary enamel work a visit to the Gallery in the Old Butchers quarter is a must.
Aubusson is famous for its’ tapestries.
Resistance museums in Limoges and Peyrat-le-chateau and the haunting Oradour-sur-glane
Gallo-Roman ruins at Les Cars
Moulins at Razel.
Rocamadour is a limestone village clinging to the cliff side over a gorge, Underground caverns and river at Les Gouffres de Padirac. Spectacular waterfalls at the gorge at Gimmel les cascades, Tulle, Arnac Pompadour for the chateau and home of the French National Stud and a programme of racing and equestrian events throughout the summer.
More days out
Cite des Insectes at Nedde, Aquarium in Limoges, Kart race track at Egletons, Giant maze at Gueret. Velorail
Millevaches Pizzaria & Bar in Bugeat are nice and friendly, sometimes have live music and also offer takeaway pizzas too.
Auberge de St Georges in Pradines.
Le Casse Bouteille in Meymac - lovely terrace, with home grown vegetables, very welcoming and great food.
Le Brasserie at Treignac, imposing ivy covered building on road into Treignac.
Also great Wood oven baked Pizzas in Egletons.