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Discover Sarlat, a wonderfully-charming medieval town, located at the very heart of the Dordogne Valley. Journey...

Awarded “Best of 2017” by Lonely Planet, and an official UNESCO world heritage site, Bordeaux, known locally as the...

Looking out over the ocean La Rochelle is a sunny, lively and welcoming place. I took a few days out to discover one of...

Discover this surprising city and its passion for fire arts expressed creatively through porcelain and enamel.

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Nouvelle-Aquitaine has everything I love about France. From fine wine to fairy-tale castles, sandy beaches to heritage...

Awash with a golden glow, the hilly countryside of the Dordogne is majestic in the autumn months. But it was the food...

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We all have a little nostalgia for the 1950s, from the bright colours to the cane-pattern formica. Those memories bring...

Cognac is a deft blend of traditional and contemporary. Take Martell, for example. It’s one of the oldest Cognac...

The Basque seaside resort, launched by Empress Eugenia, is also the European surfing capital and invites to delight in...

Must-sees, must-dos, must-tastes during a trip to Angoulême… From the ramparts of the city high on the plateau to the...

Bayonne, the Basque Country’s economic capital, is worth a stop-off for its historic pedestrian districts located on...

Pau, a gateway to the Pyrenees, is a town of many features. Make the most of a colourful week-end combining snow and...

A must-do stopover on the Atlantic Coast situated 35km southeast of La Rochelle, Rochefort has a rich maritime heritage....

Spend 24h in Brive La Gaillarde with us and discover a 100% "Gaillarde" town! At just 1h south of Limoges, this...

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Châteaux de Rochebrune

Le nom vient d’une pierre sacrée druidique : La Roche Brune.
Aux confins du Limousin et du Poitou, le château de Rochebrune est l’une des maisons fortes entourant à l’origine les terres de Chabanais, exposée en priorité aux raids des comtes de la Marche et de l’évêque de Limoges. La place, devenue anglaise, défendra aussi la principauté de Chabanais dans le conflit entre Richard Cœur de Lion et Philippe Auguste. Le prince Jourdain IV mourra à la croisade. La propriété passée par mariage dans la famille de Matha, puis de Rochechouart, l’édifice, flanqué à l’origine de deux tours rondes devient un véritable château fort aux XIIIème et XIVème siècles. Il sera la résidence des Thouars entre 1345 et 1450. Leur fille Catherine, après un premier mariage avec Gilles de Retz, maréchal de France, épouse Jean de Vendôme.

16150 ETAGNAC
- SPL Terres de Limousin - Haute-Vienne Tourisme -
- SPL Terres de Limousin - Haute-Vienne Tourisme -
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Centre Équestre de Jallais

Covered riding school (20x40 m), obstacle course (50x80 m), training area (20x60 m), boxes, places to clean horses and where they can have shower.

Jallais 16500 Confolens
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Bussière-Boffy

In this charming medieval village, information boards will lead you to some twelve houses which ages span from the 15th century to the 18th century. At the bottom of various alleys and passageways, you will fall upon several timbered houses with mullioned windows, some bearing the vestiges of fortifications.

87330 VAL D'ISSOIRE
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La Butte de Frochet

La 'Butte de frochet' (hillock of Frochet, is a natural area offering ecological as welle as fauna and flora interests. Is is a mineral backbone of white quartz, themnants of the hydrothermal activity of the Oradour-sur-Glane rift towards the end of the primaryera.
The ridge path offers splendid vistas on "Charente Limousine" and on "Basse-Marche".

The heather-covered moor is currently administered by the 'Conservatoire des espaces Naturels du Limousin'. Thus, some endangered bird species such as harriers or nightjars whosenesting area is heather spaces will be able to inhabit the place.

The landscape takes on pink hues at the beginning and at the end of the Summer at the time when ashen heather ans calluna vulgaris are in full bloom.

87330 VAL D'ISSOIRE
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Base Canoë LES ROCHES BLEUES

Canoes, kayaks and pedalos can be hired without prior reservation.
Descents in canoe or kayak, Manot to Confolens or Ansac to Confolens. Reservations required.

Les roches bleues Avenue de la Libération 16500 Confolens
Du 02/07/2022 au 28/08/2022
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Limousin Paintball

The biggest paintball park in the Limousin, 3 zones of over 3 hectares of natural ground. Enjoy a game with family or friends.

87200 SAINT JUNIEN
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- Comité Régional du Tourisme de Nouvelle-Aquitaine -

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How do you get to Nouvelle-Aquitaine by plane? This section is designed to help you benefit fully from one of the...

A train journey is a great way of starting your holiday in Nouvelle-Aquitaine. The region is very easy to reach by train...

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