Is it reasonable to drive down from Paris to Parthenay with small children in less than a day? Have not been to France so I can check distances but am not sure how long it actually take to get anywhere.
Are there good cycling routes around the town? We would like to do routes of ±30 - 50 km starting and ending in and around the town because we will stay in the town for about 7 nights. Johan, South Africa
How much do taxi's cost. E.g calling a taxi to take you to the club. I hear taxi`s in poitiers start charging u from the minute they start making their way down to get to u. I find that quite ridiculous! Any help?
Has the bas relief of St Michael and the dragon outside le Collégiale de St Pierre been dated? Since it's not mentioned on sites that describe the Roman sculptures I suspect it's much later. Thanks for your help
Last week I purchased some remnant fabric from a shop in cognac but have lost the receipt and cannot remember the name. I wanted to see if it is possible to buy from them online. Can anyone help me out here
Is there a bookshop in La Rochelle where I can buy a novel or 2 for my holiday reading - my Kindle has just broken and I have a couple more weeks of holidays still!
How easy is it to travel between Poitiers and Charroux by public transport and how frequent are the links?
will i get sweaters etc during winter at reasonable price or should i carry it from here. \i come from a tropical country.
where are the atms located in la flotte
Is there a bus that goes from Confolens to La Rochelle
From Royan I wish to leave my car for 12 days close to La Rochelle airport -- expensive at the airport --any ideas?
Hello, I am visiting Poitiers in February and want to visit the birthplace of Saint Theophane Vernard in St-Loup, is there any public transportation that would allow a day trip there and does anyone know where I could get city information about St-Loup and sites related to Saint Theophane, thank you Kevin
Need to travel from melle to la Rochelle? Is there a bus or train service? Do I need to go to niort to access these? Taxi fare from melle to niort? Thanks
How much should I expect to pay for a taxi journey between Poitier Airport and Chauvigny? Or is there a better way to travel?
I will be arriving in the port of La Rochelle on a P&O cruise ship in 2 weeks time. I am keen to see the town as an independent traveller but how do I get to the city centre? Thank you
Hello, We will be in the area in July and would like our children to learn to surf. Various websites say there is surfing instruction available on the Cote Sauvage--I can't find any information online. Any help would be appreciated.
We also would appreciate any tips on places to visit with teenagers--we are staying in St. Palais.
How safe is it to park a car on the street in the centre of La Rochelle?
5 mins from the old port area. Some items will have to be left on the back seat but can be covered.
Could someone please advise me on which of these two islands is the nicest for a short visit? I dont have time to do both. I am getting the impression there isn't much in it but Re is smarter and Oleron is more wooded and wilder. We are not interested in shopping but plan to hire bikes for the day and later find a nice town for dinner. I keep changing my mind....favouring Re at the moment....thankyou!
Does exist any kind of supermarket near Futuroscope? In Google Maps appears an Auchan but someone put a comment saying doesn't exist anymore.
Hi, can anyone tell me about the bus from the airport to the train station please? Am struggling to find the info! I need a bus on a Saturday morning anytime after 9.30am. Thanks a million x
Does any one have chateau sainte- catherines contact details .we are trying to make a booking there as we have a wedding in the area .the booking sites available are non operational and none of them post a phone number
Where could I buy great food, such as quiches, tarts, salads and roulades for a mid-week dinner party. It would be helpful if I could order the food from Australia and pick it up on the day. The wider the range of food options the better.
Can anyone advise the cost of a taxi from Poitiers rail station to Moncoutant, or whether there is a local train/bus connection?
A friend and I need to get from Paris to LaRochelle with lots of luggage. I don't think the train will work. Any other ideas? Is there a shuttle of some sort from CDG to LaRochelle? We don't want to drive ourselves.
Could someone give the approximate cost to hire a taxi to go from Poitiers station to Futuroscope please?
I will be in La Rochelle in August and was wondering what the must see areas and locations are.
I plan to visit the aquarium.
I would also like some tips for bars and restauarants and best areas for dining, drinking and relaxing etc.
Thanks in Advance
What is the best way for someone arriving at La Rochelle airport to travel by rail to St Savinien, please? Is there a shuttle bus from the airport to the station in La Rochelle? The final destination is Annepont, but I am assuming the last leg of the journey will have to be by road.
I am trying to get from Oleron to la Rochelle (in July), I understand there is a boat in high season, otherwise is there a bus from Saintes perhaps? Cannot get an answer or info from online. Many thanks
We will be stopping at Toulon, France, how far is Monte Carlo from Toulon and
please give me some tips on touring on our own in Monte Carlo, for 1 day?
Thank you so much,
Flying into Paris airport from Australia and on arrival would like to go straight onto our destination which could be Tours or Ruffec. Trying to find out if there is a train to these destinations and approx. how long the trip would be - realize it could be several hours.
Not very good at using some of the transport websites and found the assistance from other travelers on this website to be very helpful.
Thank you again.