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Owner’s Update: What’s New at Le Paillere

13th February 2018

We are looking forward to a great year at Le Paillere on the hill at the edge of Villetoureix near the busy market town Read more

Uber Taxis

The Uber case, and implications for holiday rental sites

7th January 2018

The latest finding that Uber is actually a taxi company, and not just a ‘platform’ is interesting. I believe it has implications for us. Read more

Are we still revolting?

28th October 2017

Nine months later Today it is exactly 9 months since I first wrote an article about how Gite Owners are Revolting. The initial surge Read more

7 Reasons why September is a Gite Owner’s favourite month

7th September 2017

We all have favourite times of year, and living in the Charente means we get distinct seasons to choose from. September is one of Read more

airport in south west france

Your holiday begins at the airport in south west France

13th May 2017

Nightmare travel can get your holiday off to a horrible start. None of those worries at the most relaxed airport in the world: Bergerac, where the croissants are fresh, the coffee strong and the queues non-existent.