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19 March 2015

Our Top Five Zoos & Aquariums in France

If you’re taking a family holiday in France plan a day trip to one of these great animal attractions. Entertaining, educational and great fun in any weather, a zoo or…

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30th March 2015

Press Release – Save 25% this summer at Gite Renoir (NC004010)

The owners of this stunning self-catering rental near Bayeux in northern France have reduced their prices by a huge 25% for remaining weeks this summer.…

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13th March 2015

Fairport’s Cropredy Convention – Sounds of Brittany

The traditional music of Britain and Brittany has much in common. Gillian Thornton met Fairport Convention’s amiable bass guitarist Dave Pegg.
Sitting beneath a black…

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27th 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…

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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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16th January 2015

Eco-Gites of Lenault: An Ecological Working Farm

Built to be kind to the environment using reclaimed, reused and eco-friendly materials and furnishings this converted hay barn in Calvados welcomes people from all…

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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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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.
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