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The Alternative Pig - essays on Pigs and Forest Conservation

English - Engels

Pig tales (and tails)
Pigs in the forest
Man in the forest

Francais - French

Histoires de cochons
Les cochons dans la forêt
L'homme dans la forêt

Nederlands - Dutch

Over varkens en staarten
Varkens in het bos
Mensen in het bos

La Crueize
your holiday in an essential paradise

Click for a larger versionthat is what, according to one of our guests,
we can offer you in a restored farmhouse, at a stonethrow from our own house, situated on the southern slopes of the Cevennes, at approximately 50 miles North-West of Avignon, but light-years apart from 'civilization'...
You'll enjoy the Mediterranean climate, watching with more or less involvement the proceedings of our little farm, or engaging
in a shameless farniente somewhere on our green island in the hills...
terrasje But there are also walks under the chestnuts, holmoaks and pines, little villages, ancient stones or afternoons at nearby crystal clear rivers...
As to ourselves, we mainly rear sympathetic black pigs, which roam freely over the hills, but there are many other animals. In short, a salutary culture-shock might - in some cases - not be totally avoided... Click to see a larger version of this picture


Some practical information..

The house is rustic but comfortable and
consists of a kitchen, a lounge with large
fireplace and sleeping-platform, a bathroom
with shower and washingmachine. There is a
cosy sleeping attic, a covered terrace and
plenty of room outside. There is sleeping accommodation for about six persons. If possible and if you're not travelling by plane, bring your own linen.


Renting periods generally run from
Saturday 4 PM till Saturday at noon.
Price per week 300 Euro,
in July and August 450 Euro.

Half the amount is to be paid at the time
of reservation, the remainder on arrival.

- Due to the presence of our own numerous animals, we cannot accept guests bringing pets...
- We speak English, French, Italian, German, Russian and Dutch..
- Click here for a map (directions)
  or use multimap / googlemaps

email: Augustin
La Crueize
F-30160 Rochessadoule
tel 33-466251992 (evenings)

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