|Villa des Courtissous -holiday cottage/gîte|
The Périgord is well-known for the quality of its cuisine and its regional products.
All the region's best (and many) restaurants will offer you foie gras, duck confits, sarladaises potatoes, and magrets (duck fillets) accompanied by the very best wines.The connaisseurs can visit the breeding farms and buy the foie gras and other farm produce directly from the artisan breeders.
This region is very
historical, from the most ancient times until today. Within 50 kms, you
visit prehistoric painted caves, the most famous being the Lascaux
kms from the house), Rouffignac
little train is a delight for children) or the recently opened
You must visit the troglodyte
villages such as
The extraordinary Vézère
Eyrignac's gardens : www.eyrignac.com
The Imaginary gardens of Terrasson - Lavilledieu : http://www.lesjardinsdelimaginaire.com
Suspended gardens of Marqueyssac at Vezac : http://www.marqueyssac.comRiver activities : http://www.canoe-france.com
The Lascaux Caves at Montignac : http://www.lascaux.culture.frChâteau d'Hautefort : http://www.chateau-hautefort.com
Château de Milandes : http://www.milandes.com
What a pleasure it is to walk through towns such as :Sarlat : http://www.sarlat.com
Bergerac : http://www.ville-bergerac.com/eva
Périgueux : http://www.ville-perigueux.fr
Nontron : http://www.nontron.fr
Brantome : http://www.ville-brantome.fr
The near-by restaurants that we can recommend are many and we'll help you just the right one!