La Dordogne region in France is one of the most magnificent areas to visit, and a must see if you want to experience true French country charm. Many enchanting towns and villages populate the area, all which bring their own unique charm. A must see town while in the area is Sarlat le Caneda, which is often referred to simply as Sarlat. This medieval gem is filled with historic buildings and streets, and boasts a wonderful indoor market, who's 80 foot tall doors are seen in this picture at La Place de la Liberte. While France is world renown for its food, this region is renown for its foie grois and truffles. If you are dining in Sarlat, one thing is for sure, every meal will have its fair share of these fine delicacies.
If you have a few days to spend in the region, consider using Sarlat as your base. We'll spend a little more time in La Dordogne with our future posts. Until then, Bonnes Vacances!!!