Why Kids Love Limousin & La Croix Du Reh: Aquarium’s Fishy Wonders

Limoges, the region’s capital, is only 30 minutes drive from La Croix Du Reh and is well worth the visit all on its own. You kids won’t be bored either if you take them to the city’s Aquarium to look in wonder at over 300 species that they have on display: 2,500 fish and turtlesContinue reading “Why Kids Love Limousin & La Croix Du Reh: Aquarium’s Fishy Wonders”

Why Kids Love Limousin & La Croix Du Reh: Fun in the Climbing Forests

Want to know the best way to help kids expend their apparently never-ending supplies of energy? Let them pretend to me monkeys for the day! Since you can’t very well send them off the the tropical jungle, the next best thing is to let their imaginations run wild in an approximation of sorts. The d’Arbre enContinue reading “Why Kids Love Limousin & La Croix Du Reh: Fun in the Climbing Forests”

Sail, Sail, Sail! The Amazing Lake Vassivière

You can’t go to a part of the world known as The Land of a Thousand Lakes and not get on that water! Limousin’s beautiful Haute Vienne natural reserves are home to some of the most beautiful lakes in the world and one of the most popular activities to do is to sail, sail, sail!Continue reading “Sail, Sail, Sail! The Amazing Lake Vassivière”

Why Kids Love Limousin: Real Steam Train Riding

What kid doesn’t obsess over Thomas the Tank Engine and dream of growing up to be the best train driver the world has ever seen? Children’s ability to be excited over the simplest things and imagine a simpler world gives all of us immense pleasure. Well, did you know that you can make their dreamsContinue reading “Why Kids Love Limousin: Real Steam Train Riding”

Roses, Chestnuts and the Quirky Culture of Vayres

The region of Limousin is famous for and takes pride in its flowers. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the township of Vayres. Vayres is a village dedicated to the beautiful rose. Its people’s love affair with the flower runs so deep that they have officially renamed the town Vayres-les-Roses (Vayres of Roses). TheContinue reading “Roses, Chestnuts and the Quirky Culture of Vayres”