Tag Archives: Chalais

Enjoying the outdoors as a volunteer at La Giraudiere

Enjoying the outdoors as a volunteer at La Giraudiere For some volunteers, their stay at La Giraudiere offers a chance to work outdoors in the beautiful countryside of Brossac. For those normally stuck in an office or studying at university, this is … Continue reading

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Volunteer at La Giraudiere Brossac SW France

Volunteer at La Giraudiere Brossac SW France Are you the sort of traveller who likes to mix it up a bit – some sightseeing, learning a language, a few days volunteering on a project where you can add some real … Continue reading

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We welcome another gap year student

Charles, an American student who has made the impeccable choice of taking a gap year, arrived on the scene Friday, the 13th of May. Perfect timing to welcome someone who has fully embraced superstiton (he doesn’t know the Stevie Wonder … Continue reading

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Volunteer dinner out in France at O P’tit En K

Volunteers had a wonderful dinner in France at O P’tit En K, but we were missing one thing… bread. To elaborate on this rather cryptic post, the team spent Saturday exploring the region: Karen and John took in the sights and … Continue reading

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Our Last Trip to the Market

Our day started with the usual Monday morning market in Chalais.  It was sad because it’s everybody’s last trip to the market today.We also stopped by Denise’s friend, who sells cheese!  We got a large slice of Beaufort and a … Continue reading

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