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Wine tours with Chateau Feely near Bergerac

Chateau Feely natural biodynamic wines are made with love and care and ship direct from the vineyard in France all over France and Europe including the UK. Chateau Feely is fully certified organic with Ecocert since 2009 and biodynamic with Demeter since 2011. Feely wines are served in outstanding and Michelin star restaurants in Europe and [...]

By |2020-03-04T17:10:32+00:00February 29th, 2020|Dordogne News and Info|

Font de Gaume tickets

The latest updated information on buying tickets for Font de Gaume. Le Chèvrefeuille is a scenic 5-minute drive from the Vézère Valley’s number one tourist attraction, Font de Gaume. This prehistoric cave is one of the few Paleolithic sites in the world still open to the public yet, due to increasing popularity, is becoming [...]

By |2019-03-01T14:54:03+00:00February 6th, 2018|Dordogne News and Info|

Don’t Miss the 99th Félibrée Festival in St Cyprien!

What’s a félibrée I hear you ask? It’s a traditional Occitan festival which takes place every year in a town or village in the Dordogne. The festival, which has been running since 1903, takes place over several days and involves all manner of traditional events. The entire village usually comes together and spends months in the [...]

By |2018-01-19T13:56:54+00:00January 19th, 2018|Dordogne News and Info|

Ferme de Bonavis – The best northern France can offer

  Looking for accommodation in the North of France? If you are looking for the perfect place to stay or stop over on your way down South or want to visit the fields of the Somme, I cant think of a more idyll property then The Ferme de Bonavis run by our friend [...]

By |2018-01-09T20:54:29+00:00January 9th, 2018|Dordogne News and Info|

Troglodyte Villages a Short Drive from Le Chevrefeuille

Troglodyte Villages in the Dordogne The Dordogne is rich with prehistoric culture. Le Chèvrefeuille is perfectly placed for visiting three of the world’s most unique and beautifully preserved troglodyte settlements. The term troglodyte refers to humans who live in caves and three of the world’s best troglodyte settlements– spectacular La Madeleine, La Roque St [...]

By |2017-11-24T15:23:48+00:00November 24th, 2017|Dordogne News and Info|

Family & Kids Cookery Course in the Dordogne, France by The Little Den

Another great blog on our Cooking course, this time on our family courses. Completed by Gillian Denovan, great blogger on all things French...   If you’re visiting the Dordogne and looking for something unique to do with your family – THIS IS IT! Ian’s family & kids cookery course is fantastic – it’s fun, [...]

By |2017-11-24T11:17:43+00:00October 13th, 2017|Dordogne News and Info|

Lascaux IV, tickets and facts

LASCAUX IV Information regarding Lascaux 4, tickets, opening times, and lots more.... Lascaux IV is the stunning new replica of the infamous Lascaux Cave. It replaces Lascaux II which is now closed to the general public. Nestled at the foot of the hill below the original Lascaux and Lascaux II, Lascaux IV was opened [...]

By |2017-11-24T15:42:50+00:00February 4th, 2017|Dordogne News and Info|

Stress Free Stay at Le Chevrefeuille, Dordogne

Le Chèvrefeuille prides itself on giving more to our visitors, we care about our business and the experience that our guests have once they arrive. We offer a plentiful breakfast with homemade produce and fresh bakery bread which is just a bit more extensive then others,  we speak fluent english and  if required we love to pass [...]

By |2017-05-19T08:10:57+00:00September 23rd, 2016|Dordogne News and Info|

Hot Air Ballooning in the Dordogne

What a magnificent experience! Having lived in the Dordogne since 2004, I’m pretty well acquainted with the stunning sights of the region. But, nothing prepared me for the wonders of a high-above-the-tops-of-the-Dordogne’s-tallest-trees balloon flight. Ian had hinted at a hot air balloon ride from the very first day [...]

By |2017-05-19T08:10:57+00:00June 3rd, 2016|Dordogne News and Info|