Dordogne history. Quiet and tranquil now, the Dordogne region has had a
tumultuous past. This history has left its mark all over the region, so before any
visit to ...
History of the Dordogne. Approx. 35,000 years BC. The last ice age. During this
time lived here the Cro-Magnon man. Approx. 17,000 to 10,000 yr BC.
Dordogne is all together an enthralling place for the history interested traveler no
matter what period of the mankind history they are interested in! Dordogne was ...
The Dordogne, also well-known under the former name Périgord (department 24)
, is situated .... The history of the Dordogne starts 25,000 - 10,000 before Christ.
May 29, 2013 ... Aside from its savory cuisine, its lush and rolling landscapes, and its delectable
wines, the Dordogne also boasts an incredible history. Cruising ...
May 1, 2015 ... Dordogne caves: ancient history in France. This region is a great base for
families, and some even older relations, says Richard Waters.
The name of Bergerac is linked to the existence of a castle built at the end of the
11th century on the banks of the Dordogne river, and which attracts a population
Aug 23, 2013 ... Recently I traveled to the Dordogne region for a third time, the first having ...
known as Périgord) is a voyage through history and even prehistory.
Mar 31, 1985 ... the Dordogne : Few European areas are richer in history . . . Neanderthal and
Cro-Magnon man bivouacked here, Richard the Lion-Hearted ...
With a history going back several millennia, the Dordogne Valley offers a
veritable journey through the ages, from its prehistoric caves to its medieval