Discover the Butcher's district (Quartier de la Boucherie)
Chapel of Saint Aurélien: built by the Butcher's Guild in 1471
The traditional butcher's shop (La Maison Traditionnelle du Boucher): small museum presenting the history of the butcher's trade.
Les Halles (covered market) was inspired by the machine hall of the 1878 World Fair and was built in...
Leave Limoges and head towards Saint-Junien, which is a town specialising in leather gloves and goods.
Oradour-sur-Glane. On 10th June 1944, Oradour-sur-Glane lived through the horror of a war crime: "a company of the Waffen SS killed 642 inhabitants and razed the village," - the martyred village stands as a testimony for the conscience of the world....
On the road to the Lac de Vassivière and the land of "Art and History" and "Mountains and Dams":
Mont Gargan (731 m) dominates the whole area;
Eymoutiers is a town with character, possessing a collegiate church with remarkable 15th century stained-glass windows, and the "Paul Rebeyrolle" Centre, where the most important works of this great...