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Known for its gastronomy, architecture and eco-friendly way of thinking, we take a look at what makes Lyon such a special place to live and visit.

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Wed, 15:16

Discover the windmills of France, their history and new leases of life

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Culture and attractions

What's On

Wed, 09:09

As the Festival Lumière 2018 draws to a close in Lyon this weekend we explore some of the landmarks of French Cinema history.

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Monday, August 20, 2018

Need something new to watch? Check out our list of French TV shows that you can watch in the UK.

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Driving

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Getting from one destination to another in France can often take a big chunk out of your travel budget, due to the cost of last-minute train tickets or domestic flights. So could travelling by coach be a cheaper and more convenient option?

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Discover pretty villages, Roquefort cheese and the Millau Viaduct as you drive around Aveyron on our two-day road trip itinerary from Brousse-le-Château to Millau

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Midi-Pyrenees

Cycling in France

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Are you a keen cyclist looking for a house in France? Make sure you add these areas to your househunting list if you want to be able to get on your bike and enjoy a beautiful ride straight from home

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Buying guides
Thursday, June 14, 2018

Looking for a new route for your next cycling holiday to France? On the ‘Trail of Two Cities’ route you can cycle from London to Paris and discover many beautiful towns and villages along the way

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Cycling in France

Short Breaks

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Thought Paris shut down in August, think again! From film and music festivals to beach games, there are plenty of ways to chill out as the summer continues in the capital.

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Paris
Friday, June 22, 2018

Want to listen to some live music this summer? From classical concerts to rock shows, here are 9 music festivals in France you should visit

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Culture and attractions

Culture and Attractions

Wed, 15:16

Discover the windmills of France, their history and new leases of life

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Culture and attractions
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Want to discover some of the secrets of Paris? A unique guided tour teaches visitors about the history of brothels in the now illustrious district of the Palais Royal in Paris

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Paris

Camping in France

Monday, April 23, 2018

Planning a camping or caravanning holiday to France? From the grounds of a château in northern France to a campsite just a short stroll from the Mediterranean Sea, here are some amazing places where you can pitch your tent or park your caravan

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Camping in France

Walking in France

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

There are several long-distance hikes in France known as Grandes Randonnées or GR routes. Here is a selection of some of the most beautiful treks to do in France

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Walking in France

Family Holidays

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Tripadvisor listed these 10 beaches as the best beaches in France in their Travellers’ Choice awards – do you agree?

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French beaches
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

A cycling holiday with young children might sound stressful but with some careful planning you could enjoy great family adventures on two wheels

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Cycling in France

Activity Holidays

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Need ideas for this summer holiday in France? There are plenty of routes for a multi-activity trip in the Maurienne valley in the French Alps

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French Alps
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Escape the summer heat with a visit to the French mountains, where you can do everything from hiking to shopping.

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Activity holidays

Winter Trips

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Paris has turned white after heavy snowfall hit the French capital this week. The snow caused travel chaos and closed the Eiffel Tower but it also encouraged Parisians to get their cameras and skis out! These are some of our favourite pictures of snowy Paris

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Paris
Thursday, January 25, 2018

The weather may be a bit grey and gloomy this time of year, but the City of Light offers plenty of things to do and see in the winter

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Paris

Boating in France

Thursday, March 22, 2018

With CroisiEurope, you’ll cruise the rivers of Europe on board your own French restaurant. Experience an authentic holiday sailing from city to city, our ship will be your floating hotel: small enough to moor at a town port, but large enough to provide you with every amenity

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Boating in France
Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Although the Champagne region isn’t necessarily the first place you think of when planning a barge cruise holiday, it offers beautiful scenery, great places to visit and, of course, plenty of champagne! And with prices from just €1,220 per person, it’s more affordable than you might think...

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Boating in France

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