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16 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 well as things that other…

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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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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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21st December 2016

Top 10 Beaches in France: the good, the rad & the sandy!

We’ve compiled Top 10 list of great beaches in France you’ll want to visit – whether you’re looking for sightseeing, sandcastles, sophistication or surf there’s…

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12th December 2016

Brittany – Top 5 recommendations in a foodie paradise!

Just a short hop across the Channel but a world away from the UK when it comes to food, Brittany has some of the most…

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6th December 2016

La Rougerie, Saint-Fromond, Manche

This month’s featured property is La Rougerie, a small farm set in a beautiful protected national park in Saint-Fromond in the Manche department of Normandy…

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7th October 2016

Top 10 recommendations when visiting the Loire Valley

The Loire is the longest river in France and, together with its tributaries, it forms the Loire Valley. The river valley region is a unique…

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26th August 2016

Le Pommier and Le Cerisier, Le Tilleu, nr Rochefoucald, Charente region

This month’s featured properties are gites at Le Tilleul, comprised of 2 fabulous holiday homes, Le Pommier (ref: PC003363_A) and Le Cerisier (ref: PC003363_B). The…

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