Category Archives: Time out

Un voyage à La Rochelle

Des bénévoles explorent La Rochelle pendant le weekend             Quand la semaine du travail a fini, les bénévoles de La Giraudière ont la liberté de choisir comment passer le weekend. Certains décident de rester à … Continue reading

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A Day Out at La Giraudiere

Aubeterre Last week our project coordinator, Paul, took us on a trip to Aubeterre, which is known as a plus belle village. It is full of beautiful quaint architecture and spiraling pathways. One of the highlights of this trip were … Continue reading

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Market Day Chalais

Market Day in Chalais Amongst the many fun things to do in SW France, the weekly markets are a must do. Brossac has a small market on Saturdays but the big one is held in Chalais on Mondays. Paul drops … Continue reading

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Brossac buzzing France play Ireland in 2016 UEFA Series

La Giraudiere Volunteers keen to follow soccer After all the excitement of the highly successful Trail Du Brossac on Sunday 26 June, Brossac was eagerly awaiting the 3pm match between France and Ireland in the UEFA soccer competition. The La … Continue reading

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Australian’s take time out and arrived in the nick of time!

Jack and Kirstina take time out from  Australia — and just in time for their skills to be put to good use. Kirstina and Jack, a couple with enough travel under their belts to challenge that of the Dalai Lama, were … Continue reading

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