Ex-pat owners speak French, with extensive knowledge of local area.
ARIA Loisirs EMBARCADERES
Aria loisirs offers ride on traditional flat boats (punts) or canoe
through the Marais Poitevin in the south Vendee.
Two moorings are available one in Damwix and the other in Maillezais
CHATEAU DE TERRE-NEUVE
The château of Terre-Neuve is perfectly situated in the beautiful town
of Fontenay le Comte. Where you can discover the interesting and
historical heritage of the Vendee. All our visits are guided in French
and English and there is ample car parking facilities to welcome our
FERME EQUESTRE RIPAUD
More than just work this is a passion for Bruno and Beatrice who enjoy
welcoming you and taking you to the "GARRELIERE" in St Maurice des
Noues in the Vendée to live in harmony with the horses.
L'EMBARCADERE DE L'ABBAYE
At the heart of the Poitevin marshes, beneath the walls of the great
Abbey of Maillezais, the Abbey Boating Center is your gateway to a
journey of discovery along and by-waters through "la Venise Verte"
L'EMBARCADERE DE L'AUTIZE
The best way to experience the Marais Poitevin is to take a trip by
the local flat-bottomed boat « barque » or « plate » to immerse
yourself in the local atmosphere so that you are aware only of the
special charms of the Marais Poitevin
MUSICAL EVENINGS IN ROMAN VENDEE
Organised for the 7th year running by the Association of the « Petites
Cités de Caractère de la Vendée ». The programme includes: baroque,
classical, opera, jazz, gospel, and world music. Leading artistes will
perform against the backdrop of sites of significant national and
local heritage, in each of the Communes hosting the festival.
River fishing, bird watching, hiking, cycling.