Posts In: Poitou-Charentes

Campsites in Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Through the merger of former administrative regions Aquitaine, Poitou-Charentes and Limousin, Nouvelle-Aquitaine has become the largest region in France. Now is a better time than ever to visit this area in the southwest of France and stay at a 4- or 5-star Les Castels campsite! Read more


Visiting Futuroscope Park

Within  30 minutes of the Castel Petit Trianon de St Ustre one will discover Futuroscope, the most futuristic French amusement park !  Spending a day here is really a must if you are staying  anywhere near Poitiers ! 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



Holidaying amongst the vineyards

Red, white, rosé or champagne, the French country side produces every type of wine in its many beautiful regions. A tourist attraction  which bears the name: oenotourisme. This  activity is in discovering different vineyards in various regions and enjoying a tasting and possibly purchasing some wine. It will also please young ones as they can get involved by  actually picking the grapes and have the excitement of seeing  the large  machines and wine presses at work !  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


Charente-Maritime cultural news

During your Summer holidays in Charente-Maritime, you can  enjoy numerous cultural events. Musical festivals, extreme sports and some fabulous shows. The region organises all that it can to offer you a fun time ! Read more


Castels campsites welcome people with reduced mobility

If you would like to learn more about what our Castels have to offer people with reduced mobility, we can help you. Be assured, we welcome the opportunity to assist where we can and adapt to make each day enjoyable, stimulating, in an outdoor environment. Read more


Glamping

Glamping is a term frequently used when referring to holidays, but what does the word actually mean ? It is an abbreviation of the term « glamour » and « camping ». Glamping is a style of camping which offers original out of the ordinary accommodation. It creates a concept that combines cosy comfort and that luxurious feeling  at the same time respecting the surrounding natural environmental. Read more


Festivals at Poitou-Charentes

The region of Poitou-Charentes offers numerous events, particular during Summer ! One must say that the Atlantic coast is magnificent, who wouldn’t want a festival by the sea ? Read more


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