The bike trip is over and we decided to stay in Sarlat for two more days

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Above, left - Formerly St. Mary's Church, now an open market - right, our hotel

Below - Artist studio of Veronique Guinard - we purchased a painting


Sarlat's charm lies in its preservation of the past;

It still gives the impression of  a small market town


Sarlat's narrow, medieval streets, restored Gothic and Renaissance town houses

and its famous Saturday Market make it quite the tourist attraction.


Below - On nonmarket days, the old town is still a very popular place


Below - Square once used for the Geese Market


Below - La cathédrale de Saint-Sacerdos


Below - Restaurants aplenty


Below - White gaslights illuminate the entire city at night


The fine golden-hued limestone is beautiful lit up