Within a 50km radius of the house there’s plenty to visit :
The towns have kept their past appearance with lovely stone facades, full of history, such as Saintes, Jonzac, Pons where evidence of the Gallo-Roman civilisation and the Faith displayed by the Pilgrims are visible along the route of St Jean d’Angély
Follow the historical routes of the Saintonge treasures :
Military architecture : Brouage, Donjon de Pons Château de St Jean d’Angle
Civil architecture : castle of Buzay, of Dampierre, of Meux, castle of La Roche Courbon and Crazannes
Finally, Sacred architecture : Abbaye Royale of St Jean d’Angély, l’Abbaye aux Dames à Saintes, l’Abbaye de Trizay, et l’Hôpital des Pèlerins à Pons.