Disconnection in the Creuse valley

Au sud de la Touraine et au nord du Poitou, la Creuse a dessiné une vallée sauvage qui enchante les sportifs de pleine nature et les férus de patrimoine. Cette rivière emblématique joue depuis toujours un rôle de frontière naturelle. Randos, vélo, restos, pêche, chasse au trésor, balades biodiversité, visites patrimoine… Les Aven’Curieux ont toutes…

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Grand Châtellerault without a car

True luxury in Grand Châtellerault? The possibility of allowing yourself a certain slowness to observe, listen, think... The destination is easily explored without a car. We travel differently, in complete freedom. Here, eco-responsible strollers are king. Photo of A ©Agence Zébrelle ChâtelleraultAn ideally located station Exactly 30 years ago Châtellerault inaugurated its SNCF station,…

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The Hotel Restaurant le Clos Paillé: an enchanted break in La Roche Posay

Today I'm taking you with me on a trip to La Roche Posay. Nestled in the heart of Vienne, this medieval town is renowned for its thermal water with multiple benefits. In the heart of this charming city, there is an exceptional establishment that invites travelers into a bubble of relaxation: the Hotel Restaurant Le Clos Paillé. Dive with me into…

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Our winter holiday tips

Are you looking for family activities or simply something to do for an afternoon during the February holidays? We have tested 7 holiday essentials for you. 

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The must-sees in Châtellerault

Châtellerault is a dynamic town, here we find something for all tastes: culture, heritage, walks, relaxation... We have put together a small selection to guide you in your discovery! 1. Discovering the city using the architectural route This is the Holy Grail for discovering the city, these two walking loops will…

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All Saints' Day holidays: 10 good reasons to come

As the All Saints' Day holidays approach, you are hesitating: which destination to choose to recharge your batteries as a family? As an ambassador who loves my territory, I answer: “Grand Châtellerault of course!”. To support my advice, I present to you 10 good reasons... Stroll...In the streets of one of the Most Beautiful Villages of France In Angles-sur-l'Anglin, beauty rhymes...

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Top 10 activities for the month of June in Grand Châtellerault

Summer is coming and June is getting hot, we have prepared some ideas for outings to take advantage of the sunny days and the tourist sites! 1 - Sailing in a mini boat! What if you improvised as a navigator for an afternoon? This is what the mini port of Cenon-sur-Vienne offers you every…

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Enjoy Grand Châtellerault during the spring holidays!

1 - Visit Angles-sur-l'Anglin Take advantage of the Easter holidays to discover one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France, Angles-sur-l'Anglin. Guided tours are offered every Friday at 15 p.m. upon reservation. The Roc aux Sorciers and the Fortress also open their doors to you during these holidays. I book my visit 2 - Having fun at…

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All in the water

Splash, splash! In the Bordeleau family, I ask...My two sons and their father swear by aquatic pleasures. Swimming spots, canoeing and other watercraft no longer hold any secrets for me in Grand Châtellerault! If you are also part of the Bordeleau team, let yourself be tempted by my selection of 6…

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A romantic Valentine’s Day in Grand Châtellerault

Valentine's Day is approaching. February 14 is an opportunity to celebrate love and romance. So even if opinions are sometimes divided, you will all agree on the idea of ​​strolling through picturesque streets and ending up in a good restaurant?! 1. Our ideas for walks for two Discover Les Ormes and its history The Ormes walk is undoubtedly one of the most romantic in Grand Châtellerault. From…

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What to do during the Christmas holidays?

Christmas celebrations will be different this year. So I decided to organize my vacation in Grand Châtellerault under the sign of play, adventure and magic. For our sons of course (Arthur - almost 5 years old - and Hugo, 15 years old), but also for us parents, I have identified visits, events and activities to enjoy as a family. And…

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100% locally produced gifts

Here we are in December... It's time to think about Christmas gifts! I like to take the time to think about the attentions that will delight my loved ones. This year, in order to be in line with the values ​​of slow tourism that I defend, the presents under the tree will be handmade locally. After diving into Grand’s know-how…

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Along the water in Bonneuil-Matours

In September, I took advantage of the Indian summer to make Hugo's wish come true. After several kayak outings, my teenager was eyeing another water activity, stand-up paddleboarding. A few inquiries later, we left, heading towards La Fourmy Canoë in Bonneuil-Matours. Get up, stand up! The leisure center is located on the banks of Vienne,…

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My 5 good tips in case of rain

It's the weekend, or the holidays. You check the weather forecast: damn, some showers have decided to show up. I suggest you take the showers on the safe side, well sheltered in Grand Châtellerault. Here are five activities, tested and approved, that always put you in a good mood, whatever the weather. 1. Treat yourself to boots in…

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A Sunday by the water

Last Sunday, my sister and her little family came to visit us. Accustomed to the urban hustle and bustle, they aspired to go green. I immediately thought of Cenon-sur-Vienne which, since 1900, welcomed city dwellers looking for nature. At the time, the steamboat “L’Hirondelle” provided the connection from Châtellerault. The passengers thus joined the…

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Evening on the banks of Vienne in Châtellerault

Mild summer evenings can be an opportunity for a getaway for two. Today I decided to surprise my darling. This romantic break will be under the sign of water. River, traditional boat, sunset, shellfish... All the ingredients are there for my beautiful brown to take the bait. 19 p.m.:…

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My 5 good tips for cooling off

Vacation time has come. And the mercury is flirting with 30 degrees: sunshine for all in Grand Châtellerault! I love these summer days where we can play overtime until late. This is an opportunity to collect as much light as possible, essential for my balance. During heat peaks, however, I had a long…

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My family day in Monthoiron and Sénillé

For this second blog article, I decided to take you an hour from the castles of the Loire, to the rolling plains of Poitou which conceal many nuggets of Nature, Heritage and Terroir... Direction Monthoiron and Sénillé-Saint-Sauveur. This time, I am not alone. I embark on my wanderings Arthur, my youngest son aged…

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My eco-favorites in Pleumartin

For this first blog article, I chose to take you to a small town that is teeming with eco-responsible initiatives. Giving a second life to clothes, furniture and even a monument is a Pleumartin specialty. I put on my super ambassador outfit and off we go. You follow me ? 12:30 p.m.: To see and…

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