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Being overtaken by another canal boat on a boating trip in Alsace ©Alice and Ray Kershaw

Tips for a great boating holiday in France

Booked a boating holiday on the French canals and rivers? Follow these tips for a safe, stress-free and fun boating holiday in France

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Marqueyssac Gardens in the Fading Sunlight © jimmymc81, Thinkstock

Could these be France’s prettiest gardens?

If you’re a sucker for all things horticultural you’re bound to love the beautiful landscaped gardens of France. We pick 7 places we think the green-fingered should visit.

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Cyclists admiring the view across the Loire © Joel Damase

Picturesque cycle routes across France to try this summer

Dust off your bicycle and take in the beauty of France on one of these cycle trails

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Cycle around the Loire Valley with Freewheel Holidays

Cycle around rural France

Discover the beautiful landscapes and fine food and wine of rural France on a cycling holiday with Freewheel Holidays

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Explore Brittany on a walking holiday

Discover France on a walking holiday

Discover some new places and revisit some old favourite areas of France on a walking holiday with Walk2Walk Holidays

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Cycling holiday along the Canal du Midi

Try a cycling holiday in France

Explore France by bike on one of these self-guided cycling holidays from Wheel2Wheel Holidays

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Get behind the scenes at the Tour de France © ASO/B.Bade

Get behind the scenes at the Tour de France

Join Sports Tours International and get behind the scenes at the 2016 Tour de France on one of their trips

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Bordeaux © Rostislav Ageev / ThinkstockPhotos

Reasons to visit Bordeaux this summer

With a number of exciting events happening, wine capital Bordeaux is the place to visit this summer

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Hotels on the Cote d'Azur - Hotel Suisse Nice © preschesmisky

Hotels on the Côte d’Azur for all budgets

Whether you are looking to splash out on a luxury hotel in Saint-Tropez or stay in a boutique budget hotel in the heart of Nice you will find the perfect hotel for you on the Côte d’Azur in our selection

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A bridge and lock on the Canal Saint-Martin, Paris © Fotolia

8 places in Paris the tourists miss

Illustrator and Paris resident Marin Montagut reveals some of the best hidden places in the City of Light that only the locals know about

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The May 2016 issue of FRANCE Magazine

May 2016 issue of FRANCE Magazine out now!

In the May 2016 issue of FRANCE Magazine, we visit the idyllic island of Île de Ré, uncover wonderful places to stay in Paris and explore the impressive manor houses of Montpellier known as ‘Les Folies’

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One of the bridges in Limoges in Limousin ©Jimjag/fotolia

10 alternative city breaks in France

Planning a city break in France but want something different from Paris, Lyon or Bordeaux? Here are 10 alternative cities you could visit on a weekend break

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Place des Terreaux in Lyon © jasckal / Fotolia

Enjoy a fun-packed stay in Lyon

Families and couples are spoilt for choice in the historic and gastronomic hot spot of Lyon


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Previously unseen works on display in the recently restored Musée Rodin © Patrick Tourneboeuf

The Musée Rodin in Paris reopens

The Musée Rodin in Paris has undergone a complete renovation that really brings the prolific artist’s works to life

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A rooftop bar overlooking the Eiffel Tower in Paris ©anyaberkut/Thinkstock

Insider’s tips for visiting France

France is one of the most visited countries in the world, and for good reason! But do you know everything there is to know about travelling to France? Read these insider’s tips before you visit France

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A basket of eggs © Dreamstime

Easter egg hunts in France

Enjoy the best egg hunts in France over the Easter weekend

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