The Château d'Orion cooks a delicious two-course menu for us

Opener kitchen whispers

A pre-Christmas menu by Manuel Kohler, castle chef at the Château d'Orion The "Château d'Orion" is a historic castle that was once a lay monastery and is idyllically located in southwest France between Biarritz and Pau. The 500-year-old château is now a wonderful meeting place in terms of Franco-German friendship. You can do this in the castle kitchen ...

change of scenery

Change of scenery opener

There are numerous reasons why people travel. The lockdown probably made a lot of people want to change their scenery - spend time in nature or just see something new. From some trips you come back full of ideas for your own four walls. Inspired by accommodations with a special interior charm We have never seen so much ...

Behind the scenes: Château d'Orion, Aquitaine, France

Insight into the kitchen

A guest contribution by Janna Schwanemann In the south-west of France, where the hills are gently green and the Pyrenees are Atlantic, lies the Béarn. An area that, apart from its béarnaise sauce, is not very famous and is more of an insider tip for tourists. Because anyone who thinks that the French province at the foot of the Pyrenees has nothing to offer is wrong: The Béarn ...

Five places for glamping

Vinha da Manta

The comfort when traveling has two extremes - either you choose the luxury hotel or you go camping. While you don't have to miss out on comfort in luxury hotels, you will often look for it in vain when camping. Most of the campsites can be found in the midst of the most beautiful natural scenery, while at the hotel there may be additional journeys. With the Glamping trend you have to ...