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PAYS-DE-LA LOIRE – and its incredible beaches …

Pays-de-la-Loire is one of the largest regions – stretching from the incredible beaches of Vendée and the Loire-Atlantique, through some of the finest vineyards and châteaux in France, to world famous towns like Le Mans. Again you’ll find quite a difference in house prices here/ As a rough rule of thumb you’ll pay a premium […]

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VENDÉE: The 2016 Vendée Globe has been launched …

Vendée Globe: the world famous single-handed, round-the-world sailing race from Les Sables d’Olonne. The race was founded by Philippe Jeantot in 1989 and since 1992 has taken place every four years. The 2016–2017 edition is planned to start on Sunday, 6 November 2016. As the only single-handed non-stop round-the-world race (in contrast to the VELUX 5 […]

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