It is also a fitting end to a visit to the Vendee
, which has something for everyone.
For the Vendee
, where the local authorities are very conscious of the need to conserve and protect the natural environment, offers a rich and varied landscape, much of which forms the core of the region's ecological heritage.
Keycamp prices start at pounds 647 per family for 12-nights' mobile home accommodation in the Vendee
Observes historian Simon Schama in Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution: "Nowhere, as much as in the area of the Vendee
Michel Desjoyeaux, vainqueur de la derniere edition du Vendee
Globe en 2009 et mentor de Gabart, s'est porte a sa rencontre a bord d'un gros catamaran a moteur avec une equipe de television.
Thanks to a series of microclimates, the Vendee
coast is bathed in more 2,200 hours of sunshine every year, making it one of the sunniest regions in France.
Norwegian plastic converter Polimoon ASA said on Friday (24 March) that it had signed an agreement to acquire Vendee
Plastique in France.
Ellen gained international acclaim as a solo yachtswoman in last year's Vendee
Globe, when she sailed her boat Kingfisher around the world.
Globe, arguably the most demanding, dangerous and often controversial solo non-stop circumnavigation race, ended in mid February with two remarkable achievements, by Frenchman Michel "Le Professeur" Desjoyeaux and young Englishwoman Ellen MacArthur.
We were staying further up the coast in a mobile home near Bretignolles sur Mer, which enjoys some of the finest beaches the Vendee
has to offer.
TRIUMPHANT yachts-woman Ellen MacArthur today announced plans to take part in another yacht race - less than 24 hours after reaching dry land at the end of the Vendee
Globe round-the-world race.
Nasdaq:ASND), a leader in wide area networking (WAN) and Intelligent Network (IN) solutions for providers and users of the next-generation public network, today announced that employee Bob Gay has officially entered sailing's most challenging around-the-world race, the Vendee