The paper workshop

Arles - Craftsman / producer

Trained in Japan for 1 year, with a master papermaker recognized intangible heritage of Unesco, Benoît Dudognon mounted a workshop paper (washi) in the South of the France. September 29, 2014 at UNESCO in Paris, he was awarded the Unesco biospheres trophies. He worked paper as its 21 years. He is a passionate, debuted in the industry and during a training at the Centre Interregional de Conservation du Livre in Arles, discovered this paper. The main plant of its composition is invasive. The manufacture of the sheet is in harmony with nature, on the factory only by combining 2 plants and water of good quality. It is in its transparency, its epaire and its resistance approaching its quality. He practices the Japanese technique of Nagashizuki, "the art to run the dough on the sieve" and the European technique (tamezuki). This manufacturing method combines tradition / technique / and harmony with nature. Have fun!

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Where to stay

Vaccarès - N° 193
Holiday rental

Vaccarès - N° 193

Arles

In the heart of the Camargue regional park, gite situated in the middle of the nature, in a traditional farmhouse including 2 other gites and the owners' home. Groundfloor : living-room (sofa-bed for 2 pers.) with fireplace (20€for the Œ stere). Kitchen (microwave, washing-machine,…

FORT DE PAQUES - N° 910511
Holiday rental

FORT DE PAQUES - N° 910511

Arles

Gd fl: Kitchen. Living rm with fireplace (wood provided). 1 twin bedrm. Shower rm, WC. 1st fl: 1 bedrm with 1 double bed & 1 child's bed with bathrm. 1 bedrm with bunk beds. 1 twin bedrm. 1 double bedrm. WC. 2 extra single beds. Elec heating. Large Camargue gîte adjoining the owners' house on a…

Le Romarin - N° 258
Holiday rental

Le Romarin - N° 258

Arles

Welcome in the Regional Natural Park of Camargue, in the property of horses and bulls breeders. You will enjoy a spacious gite situated in an authentic farmhouse with an independent entrance on a private garden with trees. Groundfloor : large kitchen. Living-room/dining-room with fireplace (wood…

Arche Sud - N° 281155
Holiday rental

Arche Sud - N° 281155

Arles

Dans un mas du XVIIIe, au cœur du Parc Régional de Camargue, bel ensemble de 5 gîtes sur une propriété rizicole en activité : gîte Le Pigeonnier 13G791005 - gîte Terrasse Sud 13G200419 - gîte Le Jardin 13G260303 - gîte La Pergola 13G870822. Un lieu idéal pour partir à la découverte…

La Pergola - N° 14
Holiday rental

La Pergola - N° 14

Arles

At 10 mn from Arles, but already in Camargue, two adjacent gites (with the gite G185), in the heart of the regional park, on the property of bulls and horses breeders. On request, and subject to the owner's availability : visit of the ''manade'' (herd) and ranch operations, full or half-day…

MAS of paddy fields
Holiday rental

MAS of paddy fields

Arles

50m² independant gîte with 30m² patio, in an authentic Camargue Mas at the heart of the Camargue Regional Nature Park, close to the Vaccarès lagoon, 10 minutes from Arles. In the countryside, amidst the rice paddies, absolutely quiet, private garden. The furnished accommodation includes 2…

Gîte de l'Etoile - N° 180857
Holiday rental

Gîte de l'Etoile - N° 180857

Arles

In Gageron on the road of Salins de Giraud south of Arles, fully independent house on fully fenced. A terrace, covered on the south side, surrounds the house on 2 sides. The owners live 500m and give access to their swimming pool (fenced + shelter): 10x17 m - depth 1.20 to 1.80m - accessible from…

Le Château d'Eau - N° 185
Holiday rental

Le Château d'Eau - N° 185

Arles

In Camargue, gite adjoining the gite G14, in the heart of the regional park, in a typical farmhouse of bull and horse breeders. Options you may request and subject to the owner's availability : visit of the ranch work, full and half-day horseback riding at 30 km of the gite. Ground floor :…

MAS of the Forge
B&B

MAS of the Forge

Arles

The mas of the forge, a peaceful place located in the heart of the Camargue 15 km from Arles.

Things to do

Parc naturel régional de Camargue
Landscape

Parc naturel régional de Camargue

Arles

Vast alluvial plain created by the ongoing struggle between the Rhone River and the Mediterranean Sea, Camargue is a fragile territory, where alternate areas of lagoons, brackish ponds, dunes, freshwater marshes and reedbedsThe formation of the Rhône delta and its evolving over the centuries…

Manade Mailhan
Family recreation

Manade Mailhan

Arles

A Mas lost in the midst of the luxuriant Camargue, hundreds of hectares of glasswort, tamarisk, marshland, bulls (Rami was twice named 'Golden Bull'), horses, arenas, etc. You are at the Mas des Bernacles. In two huge, fully renovated rooms, Jacques Mailhan can host between 30 and 200 people,…

Hotel Longo Maï
Outdoor leisure

Hotel Longo Maï

Arles

Starting from Arles, take the D36 in the direction of Salin de Giraud. Along the way, you will come across a small village, Le Sambuc and its Longo Maï hotel and restaurant. You can leave your car here and continue by bike. The hotel offers mountain bike or hybrid bike rental by the day, week or…

Manade St Germain
Craftsman / producer

Manade St Germain

Arles

Breeding of Camargue bulls and horses. The Vadon family offers one-hour visits to the Mas and its horse-breeding operation in a 4x4. In the evening from 5 pm by appointment. Individuals and small groups only.

Domaine de Beaujeu
Craftsman / producer

Domaine de Beaujeu

Arles

In the heart of the regional natural park of Camargue, at the edge of the large Rhone, the field of Beaujeu slice on the landscape. The dark green squares of its alfalfa, mirrors of water of its rice, rigorous alignment of its vineyards, bordered by majestic hedges of poplars, testify of a love…

Where to eat

The Tower of the Casey farm hostel
Cuisine de Provence

The Tower of the Casey farm hostel

Arles

Amidst the rice plantations, bulls and horses, the Giraud family invites you to its authentic, 16th century Camargue Ferme Auberge (inn at the farm) and will encourage you to discover and taste the local produce. You can enjoy the silence of the flower-filled surroundings, the song of the birds…

Chandoke
Food guide restaurant

Chandoke

Arles

This ancient farmhouse is a tribute to nature, to the organic produce, and to the art of cooking... The organic vegetable garden (certified Ecocert), sown with flowers and plants, provides a colorful and fragrant setting to walk around and discover the produce that you will later find glorified…

Chez Bob
Food guide restaurant

Chez Bob

Arles

Cuisine by the fireplace. Décor, posters and paintings, friendly atmosphere, a real home from home. Located in the heart of Camargue! The end of the world.