Welcome to Pont Noir
Pont Noir is all about living in la Creuse, the best of the three departments of the old region of Limousin.
Whether you are currently living here in department 23, are in the process of buying a property here, seriously thinking about a move, or just dreaming of a better life in rural France then Pont Noir is the site for you.
In our moderated forums you can learn all about the department. Find recommendations for places to eat or stay, chat with locals and find out how they live their Creusois life.Forums
Bonjour with a Smile
Get tips and advice about living with the French language, translate local words and phrases, find great language resources and enjoy the fun French forum.Langue Française
Life in La Creuse
Read stories of living living in the Creuse from people who are doing it now in our collection of columns about their every days lives. Or tell us your own story.My Creusois Life
The Pont Noir Directory contains only local business who are based and registered in the Creuse so you can quickly find a local tradesman, restaurant or bed and breakfast.
Covering everything from tool-hire to gîte rental to estate agencies, the Directory is useful for permanent residents, holiday-makers and those who'd like to stay longer.Directory
Recycle and Reuse
Using the Pont Noir Small Ad's forum you can find second-hand surplus, get a job or pick up a lift. Everything from toys to tools and a house to keep them in could be found here.