If you are searching for good climate, loved ones-friendly beaches with activities for youngsters, historical web sites, outside activities like cycling, river cruising and enjoying planet-class gastronomy delights specifically oysters, then Charente in southwestern France is the spot for you.
Charentes Tourism on Tuesday showcased the very best of the area at an occasion in Sheraton Oman Hotel.
The Charente gives a excellent way to learn the French way of life, the gastronomy wealthy in iodine (oysters, mussels and fish), Roman churches and picturesque villages.
In 3 days vacationers can learn the maritime history of stunning and rebellious La Rochelle, the island of Île de Ré and its common marina of Saint-Martin-de-Re, the Fort Boyard in the course of a boat excursion, the Gallo-Roman arena and Romanesque art in Saintes, the town of Cognac and its cognac homes, the town of Angoulême and its mural frescoes by well-known comics artists amongst other individuals, mentioned Stéphane Morand, manager of Charentes Tourism.
He also mentioned that cycling is well-liked with guests of all ages and the area is blessed with each sort of route imaginable, from off-road trails signposted to cautiously planned tours for extended-distance road cycling.
The Charentes Tourism web site lists a lot more than 15 locations to go to.
Morand added, “La Rochelle is a historic port town. Its quays are lined with fantastic seafood restaurants and there are a quantity of attractive boat trips leaving from the harbour. The aquarium right here is also a well-liked attraction.
“The Île de Ré is a sought-after spot for the wealthier French crowd, with numerous chic hotels and restaurants – especially at the stylish Saint-Martin-de-Ré and Ars-en-Ré. But it’s also a family-friendly destination with lovely beaches and quiet, traffic-free cycle lanes criss-crossing the whole island.”
Information Source: Muscat Daily