18 May 2015

Tour de France 2015 Accommodation

Where to Stay for the Best View of the Action!

The Tour de France is the biggest event of France’s sporting calendar. The route changes each year and, although it


1st May 2015

Blooming Summer – the Gardens of the Loire Valley

Everybody loves a good garden, and whether you’re green-fingered or just green with envy, travelling as a couple or with children in tow, you can’t…

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24th April 2015

Meet the Owners: Anne and Tim Holford, Haras du Gazon, Normandy

Anne Holford and her husband Tim own the impressive Normandy estate of Haras du Gazon.
The 300 acre estate includes a stud farm that breeds…

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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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19th 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…

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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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6th March 2015

La Ville Onzaine – a cottage betwixt Dinan and the Sea

If you’ve ever taken the ferry from Portsmouth to Saint-Malo, then you’re probably familiar with the road south from the seaport to the walled town…

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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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