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Discover the lesser-known charms of the Vendee  28/01/2014

While the beautiful region of the Vendee is undeniably best-known for being home to some of the most spectacular beaches in Europe, there is also much else to see and enjoy on a camping holiday in France. Of course, the coastline is noted for gorgeous sandy beaches that are the perfect destination if you fancy soaking in the sun or engaging in a spot of surfing. But head further inland and you will come across something very different, making this just about the perfect all-round holiday destination, irrespective of whether you are travelling as part of a large family or on your own. Here, we're going look at some of the alternative forms of entertainment that you can enjoy in the Vendee. Boating What better way to enjoy the beauty of this spectacular region than from the comfort of a boat? During the summertime, in particular, this is a great way to soak in the sights and sounds of the Vendee. What's more, it's also ideal if you’re looking to leave the stresses and strains of everyday life behind you. The coastline of the Vendee stretches 146 kilometres and so there is plenty of scope to hire a boat and head out to see. Casinos Alternatively, how about spending a night at a casino? There are a number of these in the Vendee and so you really ought to take advantage. Plus, it's also a good excuse to don a suit or a fancy dress for the night and head out on the town. For a night, at least, you can pretend to be a high-roller! There are casinos at St-Jean-de-Monts, St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, Les Sables d'Olonne, and at La Faute-sur-Mer. Enjoy the natural beauty Finally, you may wish to simply take a walk around the beautiful countryside that the Vendee has to offer. By doing so, you're sure to stumble across lots of spectacular wildlife.

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