Roman villa in Montcaret August 6th 2016 Geo: 44.8587, 0.06384This afternoon we visited a archaeological site in the small village of Montcaret. We explored the remains of a 1st century AD Roman villa that was inhabited until the 5th century. Then in the 11th century some monks built a church on the abandoned site. The church was partly destroyed during the 16th century Wars of Religion. The cemetery and village grew up around it, eras ... read more
Europe » France » Aquitaine » Montcaret Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
A Canadian couple living part time in Costa Rica and traveling the world. 70 countries and counting.
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Joined: March 3rd, 2010From: lives in Currently living in Costa Rica,CanadaHobbies: travel and photographyLanguages: english and spanishDescription: adventurous... full info