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La Maison de Cromac - Blog

Welcome to the La Maison de Cromac Blog. Here will give some ideas of things to do in the area, insights of what French life is about and what has been happening at the house throughout the year. We hope you enjoy!

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2015 Special offers - £75 off selected weeks

Find out what our latest offers are for holidays in 2015. £75 Off Selected weeks & Free Champagne for Xmas & New Year more info

Au Cochon Fidele - Bar

Newly refurbished bar & restaurant Au Cochon Fidele at La Croix de le Chardiere, near Saint-Sulpice-les-Feuilles. more info

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Carrefour Express opens in Saint Sulpice les Feuilles

Small supermarket Carrefour Express has now opened in Saint Sulpice les Feuilles more info

Loft Conversion progress, Week 9 & 10

La Maison de Cromac - Loft Conversion. Latest developments at the house as we have the loft converted to create a brand new Master Bedroom with en-suite. Week 9 & 10. more info

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Eating out - A La Fringale - Restaurant/Bar

The bar/restaurant with traditional wood pizza oven at Les Grands Chézeaux is only 10 minutes drive from La Maison de Cromac. Open every lunch & Fri, Sat, Sun evenings more info

A day at the market - Les Hérolles 29th of the Month

A day at the market - Foire Les Hérolles, Coulonges. One of France's oldest and largest markets dating back over 400 years.
more info

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Loft Conversion progress, Week 7 & 8

La Maison de Cromac - Loft Conversion. Latest developments at the house as we have the loft converted to create a brand new Master Bedroom with en-suite. Week 7 & 8. more info

Etang de Rouchegaudon, Chaillac - Lake with beach

Etang de Rouchegaudon - Lake with beach, children's play park & snack bar more info

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Eating out - Le Viaduc Bar - Restaurant

Bar - Bistro restaurant serving quality food at affordable prices located at 87250 Folles more info

Eating Out - Le Bistrot Mel-Lou

Le Bistrot Mel-Lou restaurant is situated on the main road in St Agnant de Versillat more info

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Loft Conversion progress, Week 5 & 6

La Maison de Cromac - Loft Conversion. Latest developments at the house as we have the loft converted to create a brand new Master Bedroom with en-suite. Week 5 & 6. more info

Day at the beach - Lac de Saint-Pardoux

In the heart of South-West France and land locked with the nearest coastline 2hrs away, doesn't mean you have to travel that far to enjoy a day at the beach - Lac de Saint-Pardoux more info

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Tour de France 2015

Running from Saturday July 4th to Sunday July 26th 2015, the 102th Tour de France will be made up of 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,344 kilometres. more info

Eating out - Carraciola Sardo

Carraciola Sardo - Italian Restaurant a trattoria pizzeria that’s situated in Saint-Étienne-de-Fursac. more info

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Loft Conversion progress, Week 3 & 4

Loft Conversion. Keep up-to-date on the latest developments at the house as we have the loft converted to create a brand new Master Bedroom with en-suite. Week 3 & 4. more info

Eating Out - Chez Elaine

Chez Elaine is a lovely small bar/restaurant in the village of La Chapelle-Baloue in the Cruese department of the Limousin. more info

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Loft Conversion progress, Week 1 & 2

Loft Conversion. Keep up-to-date on the latest developments at the house as we have the loft converted to create a brand new Master Bedroom with en-suite. Week 1 & 2. more info

Saint-Benoît-du-Sault

Not just a trip to the Supermarket. Saint-Benoît-du-Sault is also one of France's prettiest villages. more info

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Lac Mondon, Cromac - Pool, Lake, Bar, Play Park

Just a 3 minute drive from La Maison de Cromac. Lac Mondon provides fun for all the family, with Lake, Pool, Play Park, Bar/Restaurant and more... more info

Eating Out - Cafe 1814

Cafe 1814 Tea room in Chateauponsac. Enjoy good food served in a quiet corner of rural France. more info

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Rainy day fun with the kids

Yes I know it's hard to believe but sometimes it does rain and if you've got kids you need to keep them occupied. more info

Limousin wine revival

The Limousin used to be a major wine-growing region in the Middle Ages, although it later declined in the face of various setbacks. Determined producers have revived the region's wine-growing tradition. more info

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Tour de France 2014: Three Mountain Ranges!

The route for the 2014 Tour de France, including the Yorkshire-based Grand Départ and the Cambridge-London stage, has been revealed today. more info

Tour du Limousin - 19 - 22 August 2014

The Tour du Limousin is not just and only a bike race, it is primarily a sporting event, and an event for sharing a show in a beautiful setting, which is the identity of our region. more info

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A Celebration of Peace - 1st - 4th August

The annual Fresque Historique de Bridiers takes place before the magnificent scenery of the Tour de Bridiers, a historic site dominated by the dramatic ruins of a 14th century castle. 1, 2, 3 & 4 August more info

Festival du Haut Limousin, 2nd – 17th August 2014

Classical music festival created in 1999 in the department of Haute-Vienne, Limousin region. The festival is hosted by the Farm Villefavard mecca of music in Limousin. more info

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Eating Out - Bar/Restaurant at Jouac

The bar/restaurant at Jouac is only 5 minutes drive from La Maison de Cromac. Run by a lovely English couple Louise & Steve. Great Sunday lunch & events. - Closed more info

Activities

Activities

Discover the Haute-Vienne

In the Haute-Vienne, everything is possible! Horse riding, walking & cycling through the countryside or sailing & swimming the many lakes

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