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Ferdinand Cheval's incredible Ideal Palace outdoor museum ©Dreamstime

Visit France’s most unusual museums

Fancy something a little different during your next trip to France? Visit one of France’s many weird and wonderful museums

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Impact of Brexit on holidaymakers © pichet_w / ThinkstockPhotos

What impact could Brexit have on British holidaymakers?

Visas, EHICs, passports, exchange rates and the price of flights... We take a look at how Brexit could affect Brits visiting the EU

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The stunning Calanque de Port-Pin ©ThinkstockPhotos-Marcobarone

Discover the stunning secret beaches of the South of France

Escape the holiday crowds with our selection of some of the best hidden beaches in the South of France. Just don’t tell anyone else about them.

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Children playing in the wooden caravans in the Domaine de Manville in Bouches-du-Rhône ©MOIRENC_MANVILLE

Family-friendly places to stay in France

From staying high up in treehouses to sleeping next to Arctic wolves in a zoo, France has a lot to offer for family-friendly stays

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A picnic on the Champ de Mars in Paris is a must-do ©ThinkstockPhotos

The best picnic spots in Paris

Enjoy a picnic in Paris in one of the city’s many beautiful parks and gardens. Here’s our pick of the best picnic spots in Paris

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Tour de France © B. Bade / ASO

The complete guide to the Tour de France

Discover the route of the 2016 Tour de France, the best places to cheer on the peloton and the history of the world’s most famous cycle race

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Climbing the Col du Tourmalet in the 2012 edition of the Tour de France ©Dreamstime - John Kershner

23 amazing facts you didn’t know about the Tour de France

How much do you really know about the Tour de France? Here are 23 amazing facts you probably didn’t know about the Tour de France

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The walled cite of Carcassonne © Richard Semik / dreamstime

France’s UNESCO World Heritage sites

From the Mont Saint Michel to Arles’ roman theatre, France has no less than 37 cultural properties listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Plan your next exciting trip to some of France’s UNESCO World Heritage sites with this list

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Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine in Paris © Paris Tourist Office - Marc Bertrand

10 Paris museums you can visit for free

Want to go to Paris’ excellent museums but don’t want to spend too much on tickets? Here are 10 museums in Paris that are free on the first Sunday of the month

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La Rochelle © Jérôme Rommé - Fotolia

Enjoy a summer break in La Rochelle

Visitors are spoilt for choice in the popular maritime city of La Rochelle

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The July 2016 issue of FRANCE Magazine

July 2016 issue of FRANCE Magazine out now!

In the July 2016 issue of FRANCE Magazine, we go on the trail of the writer Marcel Pagnol in Provence, suss out some of the best places to stay in the idyllic Dordogne Valley and cruise the rivers from Normandy to Champagne

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Michelin Guides and Atlases

Explore France with a Michelin Guide

From Paris to the Côte d’Azur, Michelin Maps and Guides offer routes and information for your next holiday in France - not forgetting the best restaurants listed in the Michelin Guide

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Michelin Maps of France

The easy way to navigate around France

With Michelin maps and atlases you’ll find driving and navigating around France is simple

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Chambers Junior Suite at St Pancras Renaissance Hotel © Jeremy Rata

Hotel review: St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

Perfectly located for those taking the Eurostar to France, St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London has a fascinating history

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The Marché aux fleurs in Place Louis-Lépine in Paris © M Wood

Carol Drinkwater: exploring the Marché aux Fleurs in Paris

A florist from the Marché aux fleurs in Paris tells Carol Drinkwater about his royal encounter

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View of mediterranean resort Nice, France © LiliGraphie

These stunning photos will make you want to holiday on the French Riviera

Old stone buildings, terracotta roofs, coastal paths and stunning white sandy beaches… These photos of the Côte d’Azur will have you reaching for your passport pronto!

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