Campsites in La Rochelle: the 10 best campsites and all our advice

La Rochelle is one of our favorite vacation destinations on the Atlantic coast. So we had the opportunity to try out a number of campsites and vacation homes during our various stays in La Rochelle. From Paris, where we lived for a few years, we were only a few hours by train or car away […]

Boat cruise in La Rochelle, all the information you need to organize your getaway

La rochelle port

Partir en bateau est une expérience à faire absolument lors de votre séjour à la Rochelle. Vous aurez des points de vue inoubliables sur le littoral, le mythique Fort Boyard et vous pourrez faire escale sur l’une des îles de l’archipel. Nous vous donnons les différentes options et tous nos conseils pour profiter pleinement de […]

La Rochelle: our top 10 most beautiful beaches [carte]

La Rochelle

The good news is that the city of La Rochelle is located on the Atlantic coast, so during your stay you can take advantage of the opportunity to bask on one of these beautiful sandy beaches! This is theactivity to do in La Rochelle. Wondering which is the most beautiful beach in La Rochelle? In […]

Visit Fort Boyard from La Rochelle by boat

Fort Boyard

During your stay in La Rochelle, we obviously recommend exploring the mythical Fort Boyard. Known the world over thanks to the TV show that rocked our childhood, it stands majestically in the middle of the ocean, about 1 hour from La Rochelle. In this article, we’ll give you all the options and advice (times, prices, […]

Where to sleep in La Rochelle our unusual accommodations

La Rochelle

Looking for a place to stay during your stay in La Rochelle? We know that choosing the right neighborhood for your stay can sometimes seem as complex as navigating its famous historic streets. But don’t worry, we’re here to guide you! Below, we’ve listed our favorite neighborhoods for accommodation and easy walking tours of the […]

Cycling on the Ile d’Oléron and our best itineraries

Exploring the island of Oleron by bike is an ideal way to discover the diversity of Oleron’s landscapes. The island is criss-crossed by bike paths, winding through pine forests, sparkling salt marshes and along beaches as far as the eye can see. And that’s not all: in summer, when the roads fill up, cycling proves […]

Where to stay on the Ile d’Oléron? our 6 best accommodations

Looking for a place to stay during your stay on the Ile d’Oléron? Below we’ve listed the different types of accommodation available on the island, as well as our favorite villages to stay in and easily visit on this magnificent island. We also present our best addresses for hotels, camping sites and vacation homes. The […]

What to do in La Cotinière on the Ile d’Oléron: visit the port and fish market

La Cotinière is a charming fishing port on the west coast of the Ile d’Oléron. We think it’s one of the island’s must-visit villages, with its lively port, fish market and pretty craft stores. We’re currently living on the Ile d’Oléron, and we’d like to share some of our best addresses with you. Here’s our […]

The best campsites on the Ile d’Oléron: our top 8

Before we moved to the Ile d’Oléron, it was one of our favorite destinations for a few days’ vacation. So we’ve had the opportunity to try out a number of campsites and vacation homes during our various stays on the Ile d’Oléron. We list below our favorite campsites on the Ile d’Oléron along with useful […]

Visit Sarlat on foot, our detailed itinerary and all the advice of a Perigourdine

Sarlat is a medieval city in the south-east of the Dordogne region, which leaves no visitor indifferent. The capital of the Périgord Noir region blends styles from different periods, from the Middle Ages to the 16th century. For those of you who read us regularly, I’m originally from Périgueux, the capital of the Dordogne, about […]