Nouvelle Aquitaine

Engraved salmon - Abri du Poisson

Abri du Poisson – Rock shelter adorned with an engraved salmon

Abri du Poisson in the Vezere Valley, a prehistoric rock shelter engraved with a salmon, the oldest representation of a fish known to this day in the world

Poster for the Commemoration of the Centenary of the Bel-Air City

Commemoration of the Centenary of the Bel-Air City

Boulazac-Isle-Manoire commemorates the 100-year anniversary of the creation of the base and hospital of the American Army in its district of Bel-Air City

Poitou-Charentes-Marais-Poitevin

Poitou-Charentes – Nouvelle Aquitaine Region

Poitou-Charentes is part of the Nouvelle Aquitaine region, and is situated in south-west France, between the Loire and the Gironde estuary in Aquitaine

Limousin-coat-of-arms-index

Limousin – Nouvelle Aquitaine Region

The quintessential historic Limousin in Central France is divided in 3 departments and has been part of the Nouvelle Aquitaine Region since 01/01/2016

Le Thot

Le Thot – Prehistoric centre – Cro-Magnon

Le Thot prehistoric center, an animal park and a museum dedicated to cave art located in Thonac near Lascaux in the Valley of the Vezere

Traveling to Limousin from the UK

Traveling to Limousin from the UK

Traveling to Limousin from the UK by air, land and sea is easy as the region is served by 2 airports, and accessed by good rail, road and ferry networks

Traveling to the Dordogne from the UK

Traveling to the Dordogne from the UK

Traveling to the Dordogne from the UK by air, sea and land is easy as the region is served by 3 airports and an extensive railway and road networks

Chateau de Boussac - Lady and the unicorn

Chateau de Boussac – Lady with the Unicorn tapestry

The 14th century Chateau de Boussac, a castle in Limousin where the illustrious Flanders tapestry ‘Lady and the Unicorn’ was discovered in the 19th century

Eglise Saint-Robert

Saint-Robert – Limousin – Beautiful French Village

Saint-Robert, renown for its fortified church part of a former priory founded by La Chaise-Dieu Abbey, and ranked among the Plus Beaux Villages de France

Uzerche

Uzerche, la Perle du Limousin – Correze

Uzerche, a former major stronghold and influential medieval town perched on a spur overlooking a meander of the Vezere, known as the Pearl of the Limousin

Reconstitution of the sepulture of La Chapelle aux Saints

La Chapelle aux Saints – Neanderthal Grave Discovery

La Chapelle aux Saints, a small commune of Corrèze in the Limousin region where the burial ground of a 45,000 old Neanderthal adult was discovered in 1908

Chateau de Pompadour - Facade overlooking the studs farm

Chateau de Pompadour – Marquise de Pompadour

Chateau de Pompadour, the chateau of the Marquise de Pompadour, Louis XV’s favourite, and a national stud farm where the renown Anglo-Arab breed was created

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Engraved salmon - Abri du Poisson

Abri du Poisson – Rock shelter adorned with an engraved salmon

Abri du Poisson in the Vezere Valley, a prehistoric rock shelter engraved with a salmon, the oldest representation of a fish known to this day in the world
Poster for the Commemoration of the Centenary of the Bel-Air City

Commemoration of the Centenary of the Bel-Air City

Boulazac-Isle-Manoire commemorates the 100-year anniversary of the creation of the base and hospital of the American Army in its district of Bel-Air City

Poitou-Charentes – Nouvelle Aquitaine Region

Poitou-Charentes is part of the Nouvelle Aquitaine region, and is situated in south-west France, between the Loire and the Gironde estuary in Aquitaine

Limousin – Nouvelle Aquitaine Region

The quintessential historic Limousin in Central France is divided in 3 departments and has been part of the Nouvelle Aquitaine Region since 01/01/2016

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