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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

Foie Gras in the Perigord region
17Jun

Foie Gras in the Perigord region

Foie gras, one of the Périgordian specialties   The culinary specialty of Dordogne, the foie gras of the Perigord is known worldwide. This “met”, which is not unanimous by its methods… Read More

A relatively large buck with his red summer coat
11Jun

Wild Animals

Living in the countryside at Perigord Retreats, we are very lucky to see an enormous variety of wild animals  on a daily basis. When we talk about wild animals, we… Read More

Grottes de Cougnac, Gourdon
01May

Grottes de Cougnac, Gourdon

This Monday was another “Férié” – a bank holiday and so we had some time to spare. The weather was typically spring-like; frequent showers with blazing sunshine in between! Luckily,… Read More