Paris, the national capital, is located roughly 230 miles (370 kilometers) to the north of Rivieres.
The the Chateau de la Rochefoucauld is an interesting place to visit while you are in Rivieres.
The area around Rivieres is crisscrossed with fabulous things to see and do, from big-ticket tourist hotspots to quiet, secret places that are waiting just for you. Roullet-Saint-Estephe, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Chabanais, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest of Rivieres are good places to visit if you're keen on learning more about this region.
Once you've fully explored Rivieres, visit the nearest center. Angouleme is around 12 miles (19 kilometers) away and features sights such as Museum of Comics, Musee du Papier and Hirondelle Golf. Angouleme Cathedral and Angouleme Hotel de Ville are some more attractions in Angouleme that should be high on every traveler's itinerary.
Experience a little culture, learning and lore with a little sunshine and fresh air at Midi-Pyrenees' ever-popular open-air markets. Visitors seeking out quiet places for peace and reflection, will love spending time in the area's monasteries.
One of the nicest ways to discover the wild landscapes in Midi-Pyrenees is to sign up for a hiking or rock climbing adventure. Start a new hobby and book one of the cycling tours, guided nature walks and culinary tours. There are plenty on offer in and around Midi-Pyrenees.
When it's time to head back to your friends at home, you'll be bidding Rivieres a fond and teary Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).