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Diary         Tours         Shopping             Walks            Family adventures          Gardens          Food & Drink


Try a new activity; water skiing, canoeing, fishing and riding. Indulge your taste buds at local food and wine festivals. Discover a bargain at Vide Grenniers and Brocantes. Explore Parthenay’s mediaeval quarter.  Take a boat trip along Le Marais Poitevin’s waterways.

Two boys standig beside a lake in France baiting fishing rods in the evening light
A blue classic sports car at The Grand Prix in Bressuire, France

Deux-Sevres Diary

A daily diary of Events in

Deux Sevres 2020


A personal guide. The most beautiful places. Exclusive restaurants and sublime food. Sit back with your very own English and French speaking guide. 

Three pople wearing medieval costume in France
Tomatoes, onions and other vegetables in a market stall


Farmers markets, beautiful boulangeries, divine deli’s, cool caves - from wine to fish, the region has a wonderful selection of great food. And if your fancy is French fashion, we can point you to some of France’s coolest boutiques.

Rural Walks

Amble along dappled country lanes, walk aside a lazy river, discover a field of poppies or sunflowers.

A river in Parthenay, France

Food & Drink

Taste local wines, delight your taste buds with new flavours, and learn to cook a uniquely French recipe.

Puy du Fou Theme park in France

Family Adventures

See lions in a Roman ampitheatre, take a peek into the future, delve into deep caves or visit the zoo.



Riverside retreats, scented sanctuaries and verdant vegetable patches rooted in history. Wander down a pretty path to discover the wonders of these French gardens.

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