Other stuff

Weekly market: Piegut Pluviers

Held every Wednesday throughout the year; from local produce to arts and crafts; cakes and pastries, flowers and vegetables to live chickens!  A large market in such a small town, with plenty to see and buy; the local shops and restaurants are also open.  Good atmosphere.

Some of the many artisanal products on offer at the market

Weekly market: Brantome

Held every Friday throughout the year; from local produce to arts and crafts; cakes and pastries, flowers and vegetables to oysters and truffles!  Talk to the stand holders they love to give you samples of their produce ~ especially sausages and cheeses; they are happy that you are interested. Brantome is known as France’s “Little Venice” because the river splits around the town; it is a truly beautiful place, stay and have lunch after the market closes then look round the little independent shops ~ you can even hire a canoe to paddle round the town. 

Weekly market Brantome

Limoges monthly antique / flea market

Held on the second Sunday of every month (except July) in the Cathedral quarter of Limoges.  A very good flea market, lots to look at even if you don’t buy; then have lunch or coffee in the square, watching everyone else still haggling before buying.  Considering the market is in the city it is still affordable, and has not yet been spoilt with children clothes and plastic toys.

Limoges “Puces de la CitĂ©”

The route of Richard the Lion heart

route of richard the lion heart

Route Richard Coeur de Lion

Route Richard Coeur de Lion we are just a stones throw from the route that Richard the Lion heart followed through France.

Adventure

adventure park tree top adventure, rope walls, suspended ladders, rope bridge, and 150m bungie and more.

tree climbing adventure park 80 challenges and 7 routes paths and bridges suspended in the trees and lots more.

Nature

arboretum 3000 different species of trees in 30,000 sqm of natural landscape.

The Wolves

loups-chabrieres go see the Wolves.

Walking

so much walking! Bring a good pair of walking boots…

 

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