Holidays in France

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Expand your holiday horizons with a range of Michelin maps and guides 

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The Thiepval Memorial designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, © Fotolia

World War I: Journey of remembrance

Cycling along the length of the Western Front, Paul Lamarra tried to come to terms with the scale and horror of World War I

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A view towards the Fort National in Saint-Malo, © Dreamstime

Exploring the Brittany coast

Walking along the Côte d’Émeraude from Cancale to Cap Fréhel gave Paul Lamarra the luxury of enjoying spectacular clifftop views and secluded coves

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Dormez Bien: Les Petites Vosges, Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Enjoy a stay with an artistic flair in the once fashionable spa town of Bagnères-de-Bigorre in Hautes-Pyrénées

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Dormez Bien: Hôtel Lion d’Or, Cauturets, Hautes-Pyrénées

Explore the charming resort of Cauterets where one family’s mountain hospitality goes back a century

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A view down over the Pyrénées

The Pyrénées: Idle pleasures

The mountains are not just a playground for elite cyclists and intrepid hikers, as Carolyn Boyd discovers on a gentle exploration of the Hautes-Pyrénées

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Parallel text: Bastille Day

The history of France’s most important festival - le 14 juillet - is explored by Peter Stewart

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The medieval Château Suscinio near Morbihan, Brittany

France’s Best-kept Secrets: Part One

Some of our most knowledgeable writers reveal their most treasured finds across France

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The picturesque town of Monthermé in the Ardennes département, © Dreamstime

France’s Best-kept Secrets: Part Two

Our most knowledgeable writers reveal their most treasured finds across France

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A view towards Île de Riou, © Judy Armstrong

France’s Best-kept Secrets: Part Three

Our most knowledgeable writers reveal their most treasured finds in France

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The charming village of Argenton, © Laurence Lechaux

France’s Best-kept Secrets: Part Four

Our most knowledgeable writers reveal their most treasured finds in France

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The vineyards at Domaine Brana in Col de Ronceveaux, © Jacques Sierpinski

France’s Best-kept Secrets: Part Five

Our most knowledgeable writers reveal their most treasured finds in France

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One of many narrow streets in Ajaccio

Exploring Corsica’s capital

Behind the beaches of Corsica lies a rich cultural and gastrnomic heritage, as Eve Middleton discovered on a tirp to Ajaccio, the island’s largest town

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Sir Terry Wogan © Rexfeatures

A new look for FRANCE Magazine

FRANCE Magazine is having a revamp and will soon feature a new column from Sir Terry Wogan

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There are plenty of places along the way to enjoy a rest

The Tour de France – a gentler option

Karen Tait takes to two wheels along the Canal du Midi

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Caroline Appleyard's wonderful illustration of the Tour de Yorkshire

The Tour de Yorkshire 2014

Yorkshireman Ray Kershaw traces the 2014 Tour de France’s route through the county’s villages and moors

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