Holiday Ideas

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Tripadvisor has announced its top 25 beaches in Europe and it includes three beautiful French seaside resorts

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Family holidays
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Find out why there are so many churches with twisted spires in a little-known part of Pays de la Loire in western France

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What's On

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

France’s César Awards celebrate the best of the country’s film industry. Find out which five movies are up for Best Film

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Everyone is talking about the new French Netflix series Lupin, but who is Arsène Lupin, the beloved fictional burglar that inspired the heist series?

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Normandy

Driving

Friday, January 22, 2021

You can no longer transfer plants from your UK garden to your French property, but can you take garden centre-bought plants to France?

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Life in France
Friday, January 8, 2021

Can I visit France without a visa after Brexit? How long can I spend there? Are pet passports and EHIC cards still valid? Do I need an international driving permit? Can I take plants and food to France? Your post-Brexit questions answered

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Family holidays

Cycling in France

Thursday, June 25, 2020

While the Tour de France is delayed this year, cycling culture is expanding in France as the French government works to encourage bike use for everyday journeys

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Cycling in France
Monday, March 2, 2020

Did you know you can cross France by train for as little as €10? Whether you’re going on holiday or living there, here’s our guide to getting to, from and around France without a car

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French Alps

Short Breaks

Monday, February 15, 2021

The low-cost airline has announced the service which will link the north of England directly to south-west France

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Short breaks
Friday, January 29, 2021

Second home owners who want to spend more than three months at a time at their French properties will now need to apply for long-stay visas

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Brexit

Culture and Attractions

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Travel with Mark Stratton as he discovers the places which inspired the incredible French Impressionist and the amazing legacy he has left behind

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Culture and attractions
Thursday, October 15, 2020

The Ultimate Travel List ranks 500 of the best places in the world to visit, including 13 French sights and attractions in Paris and beyond

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Culture and attractions

Camping in France

Friday, August 9, 2019

Glamping is the new camping - get back to nature with a luxury twist at these French glamping sites

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Walking in France

Friday, May 22, 2020

Test your knowledge of France’s most remarkable natural spaces in our quiz

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Walking in France
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

From villages to national parks, France has some of the most popular destinations shared on Instagram in the world

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Walking in France

Family Holidays

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Tripadvisor has announced its top 25 beaches in Europe and it includes three beautiful French seaside resorts

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Family holidays
Friday, January 8, 2021

Can I visit France without a visa after Brexit? How long can I spend there? Are pet passports and EHIC cards still valid? Do I need an international driving permit? Can I take plants and food to France? Your post-Brexit questions answered

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Family holidays

Activity Holidays

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

The resort in the French Alps came top after beating competition from countries including Switzerland, Austria and Japan at the World Ski Awards

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Activity holidays
Wednesday, September 16, 2020

New book Epic Surf Breaks of the World showcases where surfers and enthusiasts can seek out the ultimate wave, including La Gravière on France’s Atlantic coast

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Activity holidays

Winter Trips

Monday, March 2, 2020

Did you know you can cross France by train for as little as €10? Whether you’re going on holiday or living there, here’s our guide to getting to, from and around France without a car

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French Alps
Friday, January 10, 2020

Skiers have been hitting the slopes in France and we are jealous of their pictures

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Winter trips

Boating in France

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Whatever your boating experience, explore France’s vast network of rivers and canals with Nicols, France’s best-loved boating provider

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Boating in France
Friday, August 9, 2019

Oh buoy! A luxury houseboat moored in the Port de Champs-Elysées is on sale for €4 million – but if you’ve set your sights on a more affordable vessel, we’ve got you covered.

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Boating in France

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