Exploring the Region
In between relaxing at La Croix Bardon there are many and varied Charente hidden delights to be discovered. The climate is temperate and comfortable, with it's sunflowers and vines you are close to a wealth of interesting and unusual places to visit. Whether you decide to visit the markets, fairs, festivals, towns, coast or the countryside, you are sure to be seduced by the South West of France.
Cognac with its famous cognac houses, Angouleme the citadel cathedral city, Poitiers and its scientific based theme park FUTURESCOPE, La Rochelle on the Atlantic West coast, Bordeaux and surrounding wine regions, local markets, seafood, local wine, Pineau Cognac.