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10 Things To Do in Winter in South West France

Winter breaks in France

Life continues here in Poitou-Charentes during the winter, of course, but is there much to do without the hot sun of summer? Yes, in fact there are loads of things to do and here are 10 for starters.

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A Citroën DS day out to Angoulême

At the end of April we were favoured with the company of David and Sandra who were here for the week to enjoy a DS and gîte holiday with the use of the DS23ie, and then with Pete and Lindi…

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Shopping at the food market in Poitiers

Poitiers Fish Market

I love cooking, and I love food markets, I’m not someone with an eye for antiques, so although I love the brocantes (flea markets) here, it’s the food markets that get me going each time.  One of my favourites is…

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