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Friday, December 7, 2018

These welcoming and wonderful Christmas markets are just a short trip across the Channel away, so what are you waiting for?

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

When it’s cold outside, indulge your love of French food and drink at one of these stylish pop-ups and events closer to home

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What's On

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The 26th French Film Festival has started at venues spread across the UK. We take a look at what films are showing, where and when.

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Friday, November 2, 2018

The beauty of the French capital means it is no stranger to the big screen and here are five films to feature its landmarks.

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Driving

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Visit three coastlines in two days with a trip to the northern, western and southern reaches of Finistère, Brittany’s answer to Land’s End.

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Visit historic cities, Western Front battlefields and Unesco heritage sites on a journey through Hauts-de-France

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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

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Kate Mosse was a guest speaker at the Cheltenham Literature Festival in October 2018 and spoke about finding inspiration for her latest book – and beginning of a new series of novels set in France – The Burning Chambers.

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Culture and attractions
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Legends, myths and stories abound in French culture and not all of them are pleasant. In the run-up to Halloween, we take a look at some of the more frightening legendary beasts and monsters of French folklore.

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Brittany

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

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

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Find out when your favourite French ski resort opens and closes this year and start planning your ski trip to France

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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

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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