Swimming Lakes & Beaches

A guest post by Nick Giraudeau We are the Giraudeau family: my wife, Miriam, daughters Phoebe and Hannah and me, Nick. We had a two week holiday in August staying at  La Petite Maison at La Ferme de l’église and…

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Day trip to La Rochelle and the Ile de Ré

Last Saturday, we headed off to La Rochelle with my Mum and Chris, who were staying with us for 10 days.  The weather has been fantastic for the last week, and it registered 30 degrees (86f) as we drove in…

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The French Connection

On the road again, this time in the company of a very fine Citroën DS23 Pallas on a day trip to Bordeaux and up the coast to Royan. Here are some of the best photos of the day.

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