Region Guide

An insider’s guide to Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes (now Nouvelle-Aquitaine) in south-western France, including the main attractions to visit on holiday, the best towns and villages to live in and buying property in Nouvelle-Aquitaine (Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes)

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Nouvelle Aquitaine (formerly Aquitaine, Limousin & Poitou-Charentes)

Buying a property in a popular French market town centre means you’ll have a choice of shops, restaurants, bars, services and entertainment right on your doorsteps, just like these beautiful townhouses and apartments in prime position

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These dream homes for sale in south-west France have beautiful covered terraces where you can enjoy lazy lunches and long soirées protected from the Midi sun

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Think that France simply gets sunnier the further south you go? It’s not that simple, says Ruth Wood as she reveals the sunniest property locations in the north, south and heart of France

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Start a new life and new business in France with one of these reasonably priced bar-restaurants that come with living space and cost less than the equivalent of £150,000

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Pandemics and Brexit aside, UK nationals snapped up almost 1,700 old farmhouses, cottages and other rural properties in the French countryside in 2020

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Test your knowledge of French architectural styles with our fun quiz

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If Provence, the Alps and the Côte d’Azur are out of your budget, try these more affordable but equally lovely places to find your dream French home

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With its bountiful surf and seafood, not to mention Europe’s highest sand dune, the Bassin d’Arcachon on France’s south-west coast provides the perfect escape

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British couples who have started a new life in the Bordeaux and Duras wine regions star in the new show

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In the latest series, a family of brewers from Kent makes the move to Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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