Welcome to Médoc actif
On our multilingual internet site you will find descriptions of excursions, visits cultural or sports events, reports about creative,
social and associative, initiatives, learning and training opportunities, special skills, interesting people and places, you will take a
share in others' ideas and impressions in relationship with their Médoc experience.
The Peninsula from on high
In June we had the idea of floating above our North Médoc peninsula to see it from the air. Our starting point was “ Montgolfières du Médoc” at the Port de Richard. We had to wait several days for the right weather (i.e. wind) conditions...
Ever since I was a child and learnt how to play piano, I loved to play piano four hands with my teacher and friends. In fact, for this kind of
practice it is particularly difficult to find a partner you can harmonize well with so that musically speaking “the chemistry is right”....
Although I do not have a dedicated art studio, I have a desk together with storage facilities for art materials and finished artwork. However, I
am really an alfresco artist, and my ‘studioʼ is wherever I happen to be, and with whatever materials I have with me ...
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Excursion to the sea station of Le Verdon
How often have I looked west on the beach of the Médoc and crossed the horizon with my thoughts - in a steamer to America. So it could have
been to take the wishful thinking from here to the New World, then as now. And this could have been the case back then: I go to Le Verdon to
A Trip to Rhodes
It took us quite a while to decide on a trip to Greece. A good opportunity arose through the Soulac Accueille association: mid-September, the best
time to go, a well-organised trip, pleasant travelling companions, and an interesting itinerary – Rhodes...
2009 – 2019 : 10 years of Médoc Actif
10 years ago a small group of German, French, English and Dutch got together to found the “Médoc Actif” project. At that time, and it
still remains true today, our aim was to encourage people – residents and tourists – to lead an active life in the Médoc by sharing their
experiences, in whatever sphere, on our web site...