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09 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 a visit.
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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.
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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La Rochelle

6th June 2014

Meet the owners: Catherine and Bruce Broughton, Chateau de Rochebonne

Catherine Broughton and her husband Bruce own an idyllic collection of holiday properties including an eight-bedroom chateau in the La Rochelle/Royan area of France. They…

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Landing Beach

12th May 2014

Top 10 Events in France 2014

France has so much to offer with exhibitions and festivals celebrating local culture, history, food, music and famous figures and prestigious sporting events taking place…

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Briere National Park

12th May 2014

Top 5 Regional Natural Parks in France – Get Back to Nature!

In France there are 45 PNRs or areas designated a ‘Parc Naturel Régional’. Covering 13% of all French territory, these special areas are home to…

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