Posts In: Midi-Pyrénées

Discover Rocamadour

November 8, 2018 Domaine de la Paille Basse 0
Rocamadour

Do you know Rocamadour ? This sacred village is situated in the South West of France and is part of the Lot area the region of Occitania. It is situated in the Valley of Dordogne, which is a popular tourist area. How about  exploring this small village situated on the edge of a cliff and make your starting point at our magnificent 4 star Castel: the Domain de la Faurie ? Read more


Holidays in Dordogne

Spend your next 5 star camping holiday in Dordone.  There is it’s Heritage, it’s  numerous activities and gastronomic delights await you  making it an unforgettable stay in the heart of this surprising region in France !  Read more


Walks in Aveyron

Estaing Village, Aveyron, France

Between mountains and valleys, Aveyron  offers  an exotic voyage ! If you would like to take advantage of the panorama, you can stay at  the camp site Castels  Caussanel, situated on the edge of a lake, right in the heart of Aveyron. Belcastel, a picturesque village Follow the river Aveyron winding it’s way from Belcastel to Najac, don’t hesitate to stray from it’s flow to visit its heritage and culture in order to discover these picturesque villages. Classified « most beautiful villages of France » Belcastel and... Read more


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


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