Posts In: Midi-Pyrénées

Apple or Pear cake from Domaine de la Paille Basse

Let’s bake and discover a traditionnel cake from the South of France ! Ingredients ( for 6 to 8 people) :  400 g apples or pears 200 g plain flour 3 eggs 120 g castersugar 60 g melted butter 1/2 litre milk vanilla essence 5 cl dark rum salt Butter the sand wich 24 cm tin and dust with flour. Serve the flour into a mixing bowl. Make a hole in the centre and into this put the eggs, salt, sugar, 1/3 of the milk.... Read more


Focusing on Occitanie

Surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea and the National Park of the Pyrenees, Occitanie is the ideal region for all nature lovers ! Together the former regions of the Midi-Pyrénées and Languedoc-Roussillon the area benefits from a very pleasant climate all year round complimented by so many activities, including walks in the wonderful fresh air. Read more


Your Canoeing-Kayak holiday

This Summer, you’ve decided,  water sport is going to be your thing ! But  where to begin ? What does one need to know first ? What equipment is needed ? You have been wondering about all these things for days now,  Here is some advice ! Read more


The most beautiful rivers in France

Large expanses of breathtaking natural waterways are spread throughout regional France. To be appreciated whilst hiking with family or alone walking alongside running waters, these rivers will undoubtedly refresh your well being. Read more


Easter hunt on the road to camp Castels

Some of our Castels have opened their doors from the beginning of April and welcome you to a new delightful season ! Starting with the Easter weekend, we have discovered some unique places for Easter egg hunts on your journey, these are adapted to the young ones and older ! A wonderful, fun activity to be had whilst halfway to your destination. This stopover will surely entertain the children and make for an unexpected chocolate break on your travels ! Read more



Swimming in the Wilds

Wild water swimming is one of the many features  in which campers can indulge ,it creates such a sensation of total freedom! What could be more exhilarating than to dive into  fresh and reinvigorating water surrounded by cliffs all around. If you are swimming in these waters  we strongly recommend that you read the safety regulations for your own well being. Here are some places that will certainly tempt you to  experience this wonder. Read more


The 10 most beautiful castles in France

The center of the world for many centuries, French culture and politics has shone in its grand lifestyle. A large part of this impressive power has been shown through the castles of France. Anchored in the landscape and always created an enormous passion and intrigue. Read more


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