Days Out: Trips & Tours
Grand Parc du Puy du Fou
The Puy du Fou is a must for kids and adults alike. In the Vendee (85), at rue Georges Clemenceau, Les Epesses. A castle with medieval enactments and attractions on a grand scale. Check website for opening times, which are seasonal.
Open Gardens/Jardins Ouverts project
The Open Gardens/Jardins Ouverts project is a recently formed French Association which encourages owners to open their gardens to members of the public, who purchase an annual membership card, which allows access to all the gardens in the project.