The Curse of Oak Island team visit Knights Templar prison in Domme

by Julian Cheatle, 9th January 2018 

Members of The Curse of Oak Island team visit an ancient prison in Domme, France, on this week’s episode — where many Knights Templar were held captive in 1307 as they awaited trial.

Some interior walls of the ‘Prison des Templiers’ are engraved with Templar graffiti, which Rick Lagina, Alex Lagina and Peter Fornetti investigate.

In France’s Dordogne region, a land of castles and caves calls for deep exploration

By Tom Shroder, The Washington Post, August 3, 201

When our children were 11 and 9, young enough to still be entirely inside the family circle but old enough to remember, we splurged on a “once in a lifetime vacation” and rented a small farmhouse in Southwestern France outside the village of Saint-Cyprien.

How The French Dordogne Includes More Than Castles And Cuisine

Tom MullenContributor, Forbes, Mar 30, 2017, 07:43am
I write about lifestyle, food and wine from a base in France

The Dordogne département of southwest France is internationally renowned for more than medieval castles and foie gras cuisine.

It is also laden with a generous smattering of pre-historic sites that provide insight into the evolution of early humans.