Beaches and salt marshes in Noirmoutier

Situated off the Atlantic coast, the Noirmoutier island is known for the mildness of its climate and was praised by Impressionist painter Auguste Renoir. Shaped by the wind, the sea and man, it is dotted with landscapes of pol[...]
Noirmoutier © T.Joly      
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Bonneval © T. Joly
 Cycling the Saint James way
A cycle route inaugurated in 2014 follows part of the Way of Saint James for more than 300 kilometre[...]

Machines de l'Ile © Jean-Dominique Billaud - LVAN
 Extraordinary Machines de l’Ile
Monumental mechanical structures featuring animals or extraordinary creatures are being designed and[...]
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Villarceaux © T.Joly
 Villarceaux, the hidden treasure of Vexin
Near Chaussy, in the Val d’Oise department, the Villarceaux domain boasts several castles the archit[...]

Château Grand Branet © T.Joly
 The cradle of Bordeaux wines
South of Bordeaux, vineyards, villages, romanesque churches and medieval castles compose superb scen[...]
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