Chateau de la Fleunie (Chateau Hotel)
Located in the Dordogne Valley, this structure from the 12th
and 15th centuries cannot be considered a normal hotel. It
was fun to spend a night there, a taste of travel back in time.
Nothing like a standard room here. Conversion to a hotel left
rooms varying greatly in size and configuration. Rooms in
the turret on the left were the strangest. This picture also
shows the terrace, where of course they served red wine.
France is full of chateaus from the middle ages that live on as
From every angle this never looked like an ordinary hotel.
If you have a high speed internet connection, watch the
Intrepid Berkeley Explorer's 2004 video of France by
clicking on Napoleon Slept Here
There also is the longer 1990 film, in which Paris follows
Berlin: Berlin and Paris