Cap d'Agde Village Resort.

Cap d’Agde Shopper – My Favourites

Listed below are some things that I myself have used and found very useful for my trips down to Cap d’Agde. Some of them might also make for excellent Christmas presents. CLICK BELOW:

Beach Items  Best Books  Camping  Clothing

For Cap d’Agde Beach

Waterproof Containers – These plastic containers are a very simple idea and are an incredibly useful item. Wondering where you can keep your keys, cigarettes, a credit card and other items when you are at one of the foam parties or going for a walk along the beach. These waterproof containers are the answer and you will see many people using them in the resort.

Boca Clips – Another item would is also on my packing list for Cap d’Agde but also for other ships as well (we try and go on one cruise a year also) is the Boca Clips! You might not have heard of these but they are basically pegs which are brilliant for stopping the beach towel from continually sliding when you lay on it. A very simply idea and yet makes a day on the beach that much better.

Kindle – For a resort such as Cap a Kindle is a fantastic idea and you will see many people on the beach using one. In order to travel light and have a large number of books to choose from on the one device, this is a wonderful item I always take with me on trips to Cap d’Agde. It also means I can travel without the need for luggage and thus also cut flights costs each summer.

Best Reads

I will shamelessly have to mention my own eBook which is on PDF and updated every December annually so it is probably the most up-to-date book out there. Click here for more information.

The book Cap d’Agde Uncovered is the same but a Kindle version and available through all Amazon shops including:

Cap d'Agde Uncovered
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10 Books which my wife and I can recommend for beach reading are as follows:

  1. The Beach Hut
  2. Paris Was Ours: Thirty-Two Writers Reflect on the City of Light (30+ writers and their stories and experiences of Paris).
  3. The Last Days of the Bus Club (The latest from Chris Stewart following on from his book ‘Driving Over Lemons’.
  4. Arrazat’s Aubergines: Inside a Languedoc Kitchen ( A great book if you are interested to learn more about the Languedoc region of France which is the region in which Agde is based. This book takes you into the kitchen of Languedoc food.
  5. Italian Neighbours: An Englishman in Verona (A favourite travel writer of mine is Tim Parks and his book on being British and living in Italy is an easy beach read).
  6. The Elephant Whisperer: Learning About Life, Loyalty and Freedom From a Remarkable Herd of Elephants (Yet another amazing book from Anthony Lawrence. A remarkable book!)
  7. Staying Power: A Year in My Life (Sports – Phil Taylor and one year in his life. A fascinating book which is now out).
  8. The Sixth Man (The latest classic fiction book from David Baldacci – another captivating story-line and crime thriller).
  9. The Good Life (Another great writer, Martina Cole and her latest book.
  10. The Chimp Paradox: The Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness (If psychology is your perfect beach read, this author has worked with many of the top sports team and is well respected and the chimp paradox a great read).

Camping – Useful for Cap d’Agde

W4 Awning Rail Lubricant - White
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– Some of the simplest and also cheapest items can sometimes be the most useful and this is one such example. If you are going to be staying in the camp site and have a caravan with awning, using this awning rail lubricant can make your life a lot, lot easier.

This product makes threading the awning through the rail much easier and the container should last a few seasons and is very light and easy to pack in your luaggage.

Mains Tester – Another item I always take with me, especially since we sometimes stop off at one or two other camp sites in France or Spain on our travels to or from Cap d’Agde, this item acts as a fail-safe product in checking the power supply. This tester plug gives me peace of mind and I always make sure I have one in the caravan –

Winner Mains Polarity Tester Plug
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Clothing you might want to Buy for Cap

– You still need some clothing for Cap d’Agde and this Zanzea is a nice little piece for the evenings.

Disclosure: I use all of the above items and read all the books recommended i.e. these products are my own recommendations and I hope you find them useful also. I would love your feedback. A few items I do make affiliate commission on but at no cost to yourself and this helps me to maintain this site and keep it up-to-date.