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Ile de France - Paris and then some!
By Alison Cummings on Aug 7 2017

The Ile de France is France's most wealthy region, surrounding the capital city of Paris. This small region has it all, with the largest metropolitan city in Europe, surrounding towns, parks, forests and rivers. The city of Paris has endless attractions, with galleries, museums, trips along the river Seine and not to mention the fabulous shopping that the city has to offer. For pleasant afternoon... Read More

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Porquerolles Island - France's hidden gem
By Alison Cummings on Jul 21 2017

Whilst many of us will have heard of classic South of France holiday destinations, such as St Tropez, Nice and Provence, we are only just cottoning onto some of the stunning paradise destinations favoured by the French themselves. Right down at the Southern point of France is Presqu’ile de Giens, a picturesque little oasis on the end of a stable sand bar. As well as being a haven for wild f... Read More

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South of France – a great holiday destination with many ‘must see’ sites
By Alison Cummings on Jul 6 2017

The South of France is a great place to visit. It has a wonderful climate, rich wildlife, a spectacular coast, chic resorts, beautiful scenery and astonishing history.It is a perfect French holiday destination, however, the difficult question is which of the many amazing sites and landmarks to visit. Spoilt for choice, from Roman remains to stunning natural landscapes to the flashy resorts of the... Read More

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Must visit places in the Loire Valley
By Alison Cummings on Jun 14 2017

There are so many places to visit and so many things to do and see along the 280km that make up the Loire Valley that you will struggle to fit it all in, no matter how long your visit. From fairy tale castles along the ‘valley of the kings’ to medieval cobbled streets in beautiful cities, this article covers the four must-see places of the Loire valley. So whether you are touring Franc... Read More

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France by bike: Not Just for Chris Froome!
By Alison Cummings on Jun 5 2017

You don't have to compete in Le Tour to enjoy an exciting cycling trip through France. In fact, France is known as one of the best countries in the world to explore by bike: there are safe trails for every skill level. Whether you're just starting out or are an experienced cyclist, the extensive network of voies vertes, or greenways, will enable you to explore the beautiful French countryside at y... Read More

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Digging for Gold Sand: Exploring Brittany’s Beaches
By Alison Cummings on May 30 2017

There are many great holiday destinations which boast perfect sandy beaches as far as the eye can see, yet there are few which can beat the inspiring region of France that is Brittany. This incredible area is made up of hundreds of miles of coastline and therefore is prized for its spectacular and beautiful beaches. Interestingly, Brittany offers a diverse mixture of natural sandy beach... Read More

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