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Sep 4, 2012 - Drive through the Dordogne Valley

Today is a long day of driving, as we’re heading through the Dordogne Valley and ending up in Toulouse, via Rocamadour. We left Perigueux about 9am, and were faced with a reasonably long wait to get back across the river due to what looked like road works. When we drove past however, we noticed that they had a lot of hoses leading into the sewerage system......perhaps it wasn’t the river that was so stinky last night during dinner. Ali had to drive through the horror roundabout, and back through the town. We got back onto the same road as...

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Oct 8, 2010 - La Roque, France

Rolled in to La Roque mid-day. A small popular village on the Dordogne river. Had troubled finding campground because the season ended at the end of September.We did find open campground behind a farm that was right on the river. We became the third campers. The campground is between 2 large castles that sitting on hilltops above the river.Both castles were in walking distance on a riverside trail. Saturday the 9th, we went to Castle de Baynac first. walked up through narrow winding cobblestone streets from the river to the castle. Richard...

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