Category: Rocamadour – France

March 3, 2013

Fête des Fromages – Rocamadour – May 2013

Filed under: Rocamadour - France - 03 Mar 2013

The famous Rocamadour Cheese Festival will soon be here again. This 24th edition of Fête des Fromages de Rocamadour will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2013.

The Rocamadour Fête des Fromages is one of the few events dedicated …

May 7, 2008

Rocamadour – A Tricky Start to a Visit – France

Filed under: France,Rocamadour - France - 07 May 2008

Our journey out to Rocamadour was very pleasant as we drove through the beautiful French country side.  Some of the country roads were rather narrow and as the coach climbed further up the …

May 6, 2008

Fête des Fromages – Rocamadour, France

Filed under: France,Rocamadour - France - 06 May 2008

On Pentecost Sunday the village of Rocamadour hosts its annual Fête des Fromages. This apparently is

November 26, 2006

Rocamadour – France

Rocamadour is a historic shrine perched on a clifftop. The town was one of the most famous centres of pilgrimage following the discovery in 1166 of an ancient grave and sepulchre which contained an …