Saint-Martin-de-Fraigneau is situated about 220 miles (354 kilometers) southwest of the national capital Paris.
Vacationing in just one place, regardless of its popularity, will only ever provide you with a narrow window into the wider natural and cultural makeup of a region. So be sure to tour Pays de la Loire's other cities, attractions and landscapes. Pay a visit to the Chateau de Niort and Niort Cathedral in and around Niort, roughly 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the northwest of Saint-Martin-de-Fraigneau.
When you come to Saint-Martin-de-Fraigneau, why not make a day trip to La Rochelle. Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to Tour de la Lanterne, Musee d'Orbigny-Bernon and Musee des Automates. Musee des Modeles Reduits, Minimes Beach and Musee du Nouveau Monde are some other interesting attractions worth visiting for those who have more time on their hands.
To truly understand a region, it's often helpful to peer back through the mists of time. Pays de la Loire's evocative castles are a marvellous place to start. Pays de la Loire offers visitors some important cathedrals and other sites of spiritual importance, great places to catch a glimpse of Saint-Martin-de-Fraigneau's soul.
The Pays de la Loire area provides travelers a number of relaxing activities, such as cycling and beach combing.
As your time here winds down, you'll be sure to bid Saint-Martin-de-Fraigneau a sad "Au revoir / À bientôt"