Discover different aspects of living in France

Our regular blogs inform you not only of important events and glorious places to visit but of general life here in the Dordogne. For all, you need to know about what to do, see and experience in the Dordogne and surrounding regions, read on...  

The Lily of the Valley might be seen by the uninitiated as a rather small insignificant bell-shaped flower. In reality, it’s revered by royalty, is a major ingredient in designer scent and is symbolic for many.     Although not actually a Lily, this little white flower (more rarely found in pale pink) is also known as May Bells, Our Ladies Tears and Mary’s tears and generally appear for a few week...