Month: May 2017

Guided Visits in Saumurois

Guided Visits in Saumurois

Tips
Let us tell you the history and the heritage of Saumur towns and villages during a discovery visit or a themed visit. Your guide will give you the keys to better understand the riches of our region and will make you discover inaccessible places outside the guided tours. Saumur has been recognized as a city of art and history since 2007 and is part of a process of valorisation and animation of its architectural, furniture, natural, landscape, urban and ethnological heritage.  Throughout the year, the City of Art and History service offers a varied program of visits, conferences and events for the general public. Saumur tours are provided by certified guide-speakers. From October to June: Themed tours and conferences. In July-August: Discovery visits - "Walk through the closed city
Top Destinations with Travel Tips on the Atlantic Coast

Top Destinations with Travel Tips on the Atlantic Coast

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The littoral of the Atlantic coast is like its rollers, which break on sandy beaches: striking and majestic.   Its long sandy beaches and pine forests make it an ideal playground for many pedestrian, equestrian or cycling activities. In its lively resorts, nature lovers, sports fans or those who simply want to bask in the sun are spoiled for choice. Bénodet: at the tip of South Brittany At the southern tip of Brittany, Bénodet is a seaside resort with its human-sized beaches. the beach of Trez, in the heart of Bénodet; the beach of Pointe Saint Gilles, dreamed to indulge in the pleasures of fishing on foot; the Letty Beach, on the lagoon; the Beach of the Rooster, naturally exposed to the sun of late afternoon. On the activities side, a whole range of leisure activities to delight young
Sautéed Rice With Bacon And Vegetables

Sautéed Rice With Bacon And Vegetables

Food
Here is a new idea recipe that combines freshness and gluttony: a salad of rice with bacon and vegetables. You can enjoy it hot (preferably) or cold, according to your tastes. The mixture of colors on your plate will put you in an appetite, I'm sure! To prepare the recipe, you will need: a saucepan a wok (or a large frying pan) an economist  FOR: 4 people  PREPARATION TIME : 10 minutes  COOKING TIME : 15 minutes  READY IN: 25 minutes ingredients 1 courgette 1/2 red pepper 1 yellow onion 150 g canned peas 200 g half-full rice 250 g bacon Preparation Peel the zucchini. Use a thrifty to cut into very thin strips, then cut each slice into four. Peel and slice the onion. Cut the red pepper in half, remove the white parts and
Tips and a tour of the ruins of Pompeii

Tips and a tour of the ruins of Pompeii

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Today we are going to visit the ruins of Pompeii and here is our visit to thisarchaeological site absolutely unavoidable . The program also includes our photos, our new video and practical tips if you plan a stopover in Pompeii during your future stay in Italy. Visit Pompeii: advice and visiting the ruins It was during our 2 month trip to Italy, Greece and Turkey last summer that we spent an afternoon in Pompeii. Before we arrived, we had already spent 5 days in Rome , 1 day in Tivoli to visit the Villa d'Este  and obviously traveled a few hundred kilometers. Richard has already come to Pompeii on a school trip. He is eager to rediscover this extraordinary site and out of time of 66 ha of which only 45 ha have been excavated. The ruins of Pompeii represent one of the most important