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03 July 2018

Brittany vs South of France

My name is Maiwenn and I am an intern working in Holiday France Direct for 3 months. I come from Brittany and live in a town called Lorient. I like…

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22nd June 2018

Five ways to explore the beautiful Pink Granite coast of Brittany

The Pink Granite coast stretches for around 30km along northern Brittany between Plestin les Greves and Perros-Guirec in the Cotes d’Armor department. It is renowned…

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8th June 2018

Discover Le Mans – the 24-hour race, the racetrack and the wonderful city!

Le Mans is a famous name in motorsport and the incredible 24-hour car race has been hosted there since 1923 attracting fans and enthusiasts from…

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18th May 2018

Tour de France 2018 – your guide to the route!

This year will see the 105th edition of the iconic Tour de France with a route that takes in Brittany, the Vendee and, of…

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11th May 2018

The Holiday France Direct team’s favourite family days out in France!

The HFD team got together to recommend our favourite days out for your holiday that are great for adults and kids alike. There are so…

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3rd May 2018

Le Clos, Cotes D’Armor, Brittany

Le Clos is a 16th century French farmhouse that’s full of character and charm, yet has a contemporary and luxurious twist. Luxury for all the…

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15th February 2018

The Year of the Dog! Dog-friendly holidays in France

It’s never been easier to take your dog to France; it’s the perfect way to enjoy a holiday with all the family! With a little…

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9th February 2018

How to become a holiday property owner in France!

If the New Year has made you realise it’s time to start making your dream of owning holiday property in France a reality, you’ll want…

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12th January 2018

Shopping in France: souvenirs and treats to stock up with on your French holidays

There are loads of great reasons to go shopping in France! Take a short break especially to trawl the shops and markets, or add a…

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19th December 2017

Christmas in France 2017 – why you should visit France during the festive season this year!

There are loads of great reasons to take a festive trip across The Channel to France this year – stroll around the romantic Christmas markets,…

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