LES TRANCHÉES | a small rural hamlet situated between the town of Vasles, and the village of Les Forges.
VASLES | Amenities in Vasles include a boulangerie, delicatessen, bar, pharmacy, post office, bank automated cash dispenser and hairdresser. The local weekly market is held on a Tuesday morning and the popular visitor attraction of Le Mouton Village is also located here. www.moutonvillage.fr/vasles
LES FORGES | boasts a reputation for excellent golf facilities and non residents are welcome to play and enjoy restaurant facilities. www.bluegreen.com
PARTHENAY | Approx 20 mins away, Parthenay is a large town with a selection of good retail outlets. Three large supermarkets ,a cinema and indoor leisure centre and pool are all located here. The historic quarter of the town is well worth a visit, the cobbled streets and half timbered houses coupled with stunning views from the old castle walls are a delight. A regional livestock market is held just outside the town on a Wednesday morning.
THE POITOU CHARENTE/DEUX SEVRES REGION | Renowned for its diversity, stunning countryside and it’s abundance of history, you are welcome to discover it’s many and often hidden charms!
TRAVEL LINKS |
AIR | The nearest Airport is located just 30kms away in Poitiers..
Budget airlines fly into Poitiers, La Rochelle (90 mins drive), Limoges and Tours ( both a 2 hour drive), where car hire is available.
RAIL | via the TGV from Paris to Poitiers is a journey time of 90 minutes
FERRY | Caen/Cherbourg/St.Malo/Dieppe approx 400+ kms, 5 hours drive, Roscoff 6 hours