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28 March 2017

Make the Tour de France part of your 2017 summer holiday!

The 2017 Tour de France is coming up in July and there is still time to book holidays near the route so you can be close to the action this…

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10th March 2017

Top Five family cycle routes in beautiful Brittany!

Cycling is a great way to enjoy an active holiday as a family, and Brittany offers miles of routes that are suitable for all ages…

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2nd March 2017

Top 10 exciting events and unmissable celebrations in France in 2017

If you are visiting France this year, you’ll be spoilt for choice with wonderful music, sport and cultural festivals and events going on all over…

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27th February 2017

La Perode, Rouffignac, Dordogne

The month’s featured property is La Perode, an extensively renovated former farmstead nestling within the rolling Dordogne countryside. The property is set in over 10…

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16th February 2017

Follow Holiday France Direct on Pinterest!

Pinterest is a social networking website that allows you to organize and share images and ideas with others. You can share your own content as…

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16th February 2017

Top 5 walking holiday adventures in the Pyrenees

The Pyrenees mountains are a beautiful place for a walking holiday. Stretching along the border between France and Spain they offer incredible natural scenery, great…

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3rd February 2017

Les Chenes, Antrain, Ille et Vilaine, Brittany

This month’s properties of the month are a renovated farmhouse (ref: BI004479) and gite (ref: BI004200) near the Normandy/Brittany border that make up “Les Chenes”.…

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17th January 2017

Visit Carcassonne – a jewel in the Cathar crown

Carcassonne is a beautiful medieval city on a hill overlooking the River Aude in the South of France. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site…

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7th January 2017

Skiing in France – a Guide to the Top French Ski Destinations

There are two main mountain ranges in France; the Alps and the Pyrenees. Both offer excellent opportunities for skiing and winter sports with a wide…

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28th December 2016

Le Deran, near Guemene-sur-Scorff, Brittany

This month’s featured property is Le Deran, a beautiful thatched cottage near Guemene-sur-Scorff in Morbihan, Brittany – ref: BM003673. The cottage sleeps 8 people in…

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