A few highlights from France - overland by 4x4 truck
A few highlights from France - overland by 4x4 truck

Cap' Découverte - Coal Mine leisure park in France

Cap Decouverte Coal mine coal truck Cap' Découverte, well known in the area as a leisure park. In summer a buzzing recreation area where many spend their free time. In winter it's a bit desolate place with a rare find.



Cap' Découverte - Coal Mine leisure park at le Garric - France 44° 0' 49.266" N, 2° 8' 15.216" E

Saturday market at Place du Plot - Le Puy en Velay - France

Fromage Bleu de St-Jean Lachamp at Place du Plot in Le Puy en VelayLe Puy en Velay - France - is located at the floor of an ancient volcano. With rich volcanic grounds, food is an important part of local culture in Le Puy. And so does the Saturday food market where buyers and sellers from the region meet at Place du Plot. But Place du Plot has international fame too.


Place du Plot - Le Puy en Velay 45° 2' 36.0456" N, 3° 52' 57.324" E

Le Pertuis - Travel hub at an ancient volcano

Via Ferrata des Juscles in Le Pertuis - Haute-LoireLe Pertuis is a small village (1036m) on the edge of an ancient volcano in the the Auverge - Haute Loire in France. Situated at the Route National N88, Le Pertuis connects Le Puy en Velay with Saint Etienne - Lyon. The place is a well known place in the French transport sector, but not only that.


Le Pertuis Parking - Haute Loire - France 45° 5' 45.474" N, 4° 3' 36.576" E

Caves in the Jura - forest mountains - France

walking hiking in foret domaniale des moidons in the jura - franceThe Jura mountain range in France has a vast cave network, of which many are open to the public during summer holidays. The name "Jura" comes from the Celtic root "jor" and later adopted in Latain as "juria", meaning forest. A visit to the Jura mountain region shows why.



Moidons Caves - Jura - France 46° 50' 18.258" N, 5° 48' 24.012" E
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