France


Lascaux is impressive: 20000 year old cave paintings now presented with high tech personal interactive tablets and headphones. The Lascaux caves, which give us a window into our predecessors’ palaeolithic life, are located in the Dordogne region of central France.  They have  attracted world wide attention since their discovery in 1940 by […]

A visit to the Lascaux Caves



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By Jen …..or tomorrow morning over breakfast. Or at lunch time. If you’ve never been involved in crowd-funding before, where ordinary people make extraordinary things happen, you just click on this green link. And tadaaaa, you’ve helped buy a little bit of land to rehome an elephant. http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/building-a-retirement-home-for-elephants-in-europe/ Most of […]

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By Jen This rural sleepy region in France has an older population. Sprightly octogenarians can be seen out chopping wood in the winter, or in the fields rounding up cows in the summer. The air is clean, there are more cows than people. There’s a back-to-nature traditional approach to life. […]

Europe’s first Elephant Sanctuary