20 November 2015

A Day in Caen

Caen is a historic city in Normandy and one of the main ports for ferry travel to France making it an ideal destination for a short break or stopover on…


13th November 2015

Top 10 Things to Do in the Loire

The Loire is a beautiful region of France. The gorgeous countryside is studded with chateaux and historic sites, there are fields of vines and the…

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9th November 2015

A Drive along the Alabaster Coast

With history, nature and liqueur on offer, it’s easy to understand why the Alabaster Coast is such an attractive destination, as Nick Haslam explains. Standing…

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29th October 2015

Euro 2016 – Where to Stay to see the Games (and how to make it a holiday the whole family will enjoy!)

England and Wales are both through to the Euro 2016 football being hosted in France next summer! Get tickets to see a match and plan…

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23rd October 2015

Meet the Owners: La Sagerie, Brecey, Normandy

Jill Body and her partner Mike Stammers have owned a private holiday home in Manche and the nearby farmhouse ‘La Sagerie’ that’s been available as…

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16th October 2015

Five vineyards to visit in France

If you don’t know much about wine and don’t speak very good French the idea of following one of those tempting roadside signs offering wine…

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8th September 2015

A Day in Nantes

Nantes is a large city in western France. It is the capital of the Loire region and has an important role in historic Brittany and…

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28th August 2015

Battlefield Trails in Normandy

There’s something for all ages along the Battle of Normandy driving routes. Gillian Thornton got behind the wheel. Cherbourg – a history of war Poised…

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21st August 2015

Art in France: Top Five places you’ll want to visit

France has a rich history of great art and artists. Many of the most famous painters in the world lived and worked in France, coming…

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14th August 2015

Holiday in a 14th century Loire Valley Farmhouse with a difference at La Guimarderie

Only a relatively short drive from the Channel ports (3 hours 15 minutes from St Malo) Loire Valley is one of the most beautiful areas…

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