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Spring is here!!
26Mar

Spring is here!!

Spring is here!! There’s something so exciting about the turning of the seasons, with spring time being my personal favourite. Everything seems to come to life overnight! When I wake… Read More

Jardins d’eau
03Jan

Jardins d’eau

Jardins d’eau I’ve been meaning to visit the jardins d’eau (Water Gardens) since March. After eventually getting round to it this past weekend, I’m happy to say it certainly wasn’t… Read More

Snow is coming…
04Dec

Snow is coming…

SNOW! Hello to all Perigord Retreats’s readers. It’s been a while since we have blogged and we sincerely hope you’ll forgive us. We are in full preparation mode to welcome… Read More

Mushrooms of the Dordogne
18Sep

Mushrooms of the Dordogne

The mushrooms Very rare are those who, in passing through the Dordogne, have not seen à la carte from a restaurant – the famous Magret duck sauce with cep mushrooms… Read More

Blackberry and apple crumble
05Aug

Blackberries from the Perigord

Picking Blackberries We enjoyed a sunny August weekend to go and pick our first blackberries. It is part of one of our pleasures  of living in the countryside. What could… Read More

Tour de France stage 10
13Jul

Tour de France stage 10

  As you know, our blog allows you to discover the different riches of our region, from the heritage, cultural, culinary, architectural and other perspectives, but also from a sporting… Read More

CHAOS
01Jul

Les Jardins de Marqueyssac

  Les Jardins de Marqueyssac are located in the ‘commune’ of Vezac in the Dordogne, about thirty kilometres from Perigord-Retreats, and are the most visited gardens of the Aquitaine region. Set on… Read More