Heres a quick-fire guide to some of the recommended waterside must-see spots on offer in our region of South West France: The Atlantic Coast from Arcachon (famous for its oysters and the Dune du Pilat) to Le Verdon-sur-Mer has miles and miles of stunning, unspoilt beaches, facing the mighty Atlantic. The surf along this shoreline is hugely inviting, but always best to only swim where there are lifeguards.
France has always been a perfect destination for couples in love and our lovely village of Bagnizeau is no exception, tucked lazily away, amidst a backdrop of stunning countryside. With this in mind, we’ve given our romantic 1 bedroom gite a suitably dreamy make over.
If you are interested in really getting into the cultural heart of your French destination, there are few more direct ways than staying in someone's home, but this isn’t very practical or private, so the next best thing is hiring a gite on an estate where the family live. (Like ours!)
Fear of flying or just sick of airports? Then why not consider booking a ferry to France for your next getaway!? The trip is an adventure in itself, especially for kids! You can take your own car and more of your home comforts, which is particularly useful for families with babies and young children.
We are welcoming a lovely sunny day here in France, as the Easter weekend arrives. Sunshine comes early in Charentes Maritime, as this beautiful region benefits from the highest number of annual hours of sunshine in France! If you love the sun, why not consider booking a holiday in South West France this year?