Just 12minutes away is Planet Ski…
The corks will be popping in Bordeaux on 1 June when Cité du Vin opens its doors.
The heavy gabares (flat bottomed boats), loaded with stones from Saint Même les Carrières or weapons made in Ruelle or eaux-de-vie from Cognac, used to go down the Charente river to the sea from where they returned loaded… Read More
8 hectares of playing fields in an idyllic riverside setting is perfect for a fun day out. With a great open air cafe there is plenty to eat and drink but also many places to picnic quietly and… Read More
Here is a link to a great article on Angouleme. A New City for Your Travel List: Angoulême, France
General Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa was entrusted by Octavian to subdue and reorganise the Gauls.
The town of Sainte, 15 minutes from Cognac, is home to another great Roman amphitheatre.
At the end of the Via Agrippa, an ancient road from Lyon in eastern France, Sainte is the capital
Rebuilding Lafayette’s frigate in the town of Rochefort.
It’s not just Monaco that transforms itself annually into a road racing heaven: the city of Angouleme is also transformed each year at the International Circuit des Remparts.