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27 February 2015

Discover the Romans in Provence

Provence has an impressive Roman history and there are many Roman sites to visit here. The region became the first Roman province outside Italy when it was conquered in 200BC…

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19th February 2015

Normandy, the Home of the Horse

With 300 horse riding centres, two national studs and around 24 private stud farms, it’s easy to understand why Normandy has been crowned France’s ‘home…

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12th February 2015

Top Five Theme Parks in France

For some, the best holiday is spending a week being entertained by rides, parades and all the fun of a theme park. For others it’s…

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9th January 2015

Le whisky?

French whisky? Not only does it exist but one distillery in Brittany is making a whisky that is unique. Renowned whisky connoisseur Dominic Roskrow paid…

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Rennes

5th January 2015

Top Ten Favourite 2015 Events in France

If you’re starting to plan your holidays for 2015 you might want to book your French break around one of these exciting events. Don’t forget…

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12th December 2014

Meet the Owners: Le Manoir de la Pataudiere, Calvados

Opening their two gites and three B&B rooms to guests in July 2012 was the realisation of a dream for Olivier and Anne-Véronique Kornicker.
They…

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Sunflower Gites

5th September 2014

Sunflower Gites, near Gemozac, Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes

A set of six charming cottages belonging to the same owner in a rural, tranquil location in Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes, in beautiful western France.…

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14th August 2014

A Guide to Walking Holidays – Explore France from the Footpath

France is a big and beautiful country perfect for exploring on foot. There are plenty of easy, flat routes, well maintained and signposted for the…

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20th June 2014

Meet the owners: Le Verger, Eynesse, Dordogne

Deborah and Richard Hubbard live in France with their two sons in a rural area surrounded by Bordeaux vineyards where they rent out their large…

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13th June 2014

La Baleine, near Saint-Jean-d’Angely, Charente Maritime

June’s Featured Property is the beautiful “La Baleine” near Saint-Jean-d’Angely, a four bedroom gite equipped to sleep 6, set in a rural and tranquil location…

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