Port Camargue

Yachting Marina in the Mediterranean Built in the 1970s, the Port Camargue pleasure marina and harbour is the ideal base for docking, with its sheltered entrance and many nautical services provided. It is the largest...

The Maritime Heritage

Brittany and the sea Fishing Breton fishermen, whether involved in coastal fishing, deep sea fishing, factory fishing or fishing for shellfish, have succeeded in adapting their trade and diversifying their products over the years. Small scale...

Very Vendée!

France Today takes a tour around this department Marais Boat trip Visualise a piece of France fringed on one side by huge licks of perfect yellow beach and enough sailing opportunities to make Ellen MacArthur blush. Offshore...

Calvados Guide: The Normandy Coast

France Today takes a tour around this department Deauville PlageWith so many contrasting landscapes, exploring the Calvados département in Normandy is like flicking through a glossy nature book. The northern coastline is rugged and beautiful,...

Charente Maritime guide

France Today takes a tour around this department La Rochelle MarinaThe introduction of regular low-cost flights to La Rochelle has proved a popular move and the extension to a year-round service says a great deal about...