With plenty of space to sit around and paint plein air. Often the farmers in the valley below choose to grow large fields of sunflowers. There are also walnut groves and other crops being grown there. It really is a site to behold and makes a great painting with the river Dordogne meandering across the scene.
Domme has a lovely church and several other beautiful buildings including a hotel and the old walls of the bastide town. If you like painting different roof structures then you’ll enjoy this spot. It has some excellent local cuisine in the restaurants – this goes without saying really… all of the towns in this region have some brilliant restaurants. They french are known for their excellent cuisine after all.
Hidden in the middle of the village is a prehistoric cave system with cave paintings. Hard to believe that in a place only 400 yards across has so much packed into it, right?