Archive for 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 on the tip of the…

Read more


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 from near and far to…

Read more


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 of France. With an abundance…

Read more


48 hours in Vannes

With half-timbered buildings, gorgeous boutiques and a marina leading to the open sea, Vannes seems to have it all. Annaliza Davis explains why this gem in Brittany tops the polls…

Read more