Why it took us 30 years to get back here to do some sand yachting
, I have no idea.
The one at St Jean de Monts stretches for five miles and is used for everything from kite-surfing, sand yachting
to hosting huge beach football tournaments.
In addition, there is the Sand Yachting
Championships held each summer on Hoylake beach and the annual RNLI Lifeboat open day which takes place at the end of August, raising funds for the Hoylake Lifeboat Station.
Active Island is more tailored to the adreneline junkie with activities such as rock climbing, kayaking, abseiling, sand yachting
, surfing and wind surfing to chose from, from pounds 280 per person.
This involves beach cleaning, treatment of invasive marsh grasses and zoning of recreational activities such as sand yachting
and water skiing.
We visited Calais' new lace and fashion museum, went sand yachting
on Boulogne beach, drank beer.
you CAN cruise the Caribbean and the Med for only pounds 50 a day 18-20 Go sand yachting
in France, hire a gipsy caravan, and try to win a Barcelona trip
Then there's a choice of sports like surfing, jetskiing, blokarting - go-kart sand yachting
- sailing, skydiving, coaststeering, wakeboarding and skydiving.
For example there is a big sand yachting
scene in Holland, so we've been trying to get the right advertising there.
He said he hoped something would be done to improve the safety regulations of sand yachting
We repeated the process further north at the similarly lively St Jean de Monts, where the beach is big enough for sand yachting
, and at the much lower key coastal towns of Brem and Bretignolles-sur-Mer.
Sport enthusiasts can try sand yachting
on the Chott El Jerid and there's a wealth of Roman ghost towns at most holiday hot spots.