Ten Things to Do

1.  Walking and rambling through the countryside

2. Futuroscope

3. Marais Poitevin

4. Day sitting in the sun

5. La Rochelle

6. Poitiers

7. La Valee Des Singes (Monkey Valley)

8.  Visit to Oradour-sur-Glane  a poignant memory of the second world war.

9. Visiting local markets; Sauze Vaussais, Melle, Lezay

10.. Trip down the silver mines at Melle to enjoy a cool break from the summer heat

11. Various Plan D'Eau; local leisure lakes  with swimming and fishing - FREE!

12. Shooting star gazing