La Roche Bernard

Introduction to La Roche-Bernard La Roche-Bernard is a small town in Southern Brittany. It is a very exciting place to visit for many reasons. The town is situated on the River Vilaine, and plays host to a myriad of small boats in its natural harbour. Two superb...

Local Activities

Whatever your interests, the Brittany / Pays de la Loire region of France certainly offers an incredible range of local activities. From walking to sailing or from playing golf to relaxing on one of the many glorious sandy beaches. Do you prefer a self-catering...

La Brière

A 5 minute drive from La Roche Bernard takes you to the Parc Naturel Régional de La Brière. The park includes the largest wetland area in France outside of the Camargue. It covers around 100,000 acres. Its establishment in 1970 aimed to  protect the cultural and...

Markets in France selling food, crafts and antiques

Visiting local food, craft, and antiques markets in France is one of the most pleasurable experiences enjoyed by holidaymakers. This certainly applies to Brittany and the Pays de la Loire regions. Whether you are looking for local Pottery, Speciality salt from the...

Holiday Website Tips (2) – Be easy to contact

Make sure there is a clear and obvious way for people to get in touch with you wherever they are on your website. Failure to do so could result in lots of potential bookings finding their way to somebody else's website. A few simple ideas may make all the difference...

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Faire la fête – Summer Fêtes in France

If you see a sign like this on the side of the road. Stop and ‘faire la fête!’… The French are very good at social events, they love them! Give the French a marquee, trestle tables, long...

Le Grand Prix Rétro at Le Puy Notre-Dame

Le Grand Prix Rétro returns to Le Puy Notre-Dame the weekend Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July 2012. Have you been before? Are you planning to go this year? Leave us a comment below....

Le Mans 24 hour endurance race

THE 2010 LE MANS RACE The 78th Le Mans 24-hour race takes place 12th-13th June 2010 at the Circuit de la Sarthe. The race track is located near Le Mans in the Pays de la Loire. For the first time...