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Music Festivals Brittany 2014

Written by on July 15, 2014 in News
Music Festivals Brittany 2014

Music festivals Brittany 2014: Just across the English Channel in Brittany the famous musical festivals of the summer will be better than ever in 2014… Headlining acts, glorious countryside, brilliant facilities. This year some of the biggest names in music have signed up to perform in Brittany. Portishead, The Black Keys, Lily Allen, Artic Monkeys, […]

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London to Dordogne France just got easier

Written by on July 10, 2014 in News
London to Dordogne France just got easier

Reaching the gorgeous Dordogne Valley in the south of France is now easier than ever with flights from London four times a week – and it’s a surprisingly short flight! Cityjet offers two-weekly flights from London City all year round and with the journey taking a little over an hour it’s less than the daily […]

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Tour de France Champagne

Written by on July 7, 2014 in News
Tour de France Champagne

 The 2014 Tour de France will pass through the heart of the Champagne region in a spectacular ride through picturesque vineyards and gorgeous villages and towns. On Thursday 10th July, the Stage 6  route ends at  Reims, the coronation site of the Kings of France and one of the ‘Martyr Towns’ of WW1.  Stage 7 on […]

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Summer fun in Ardennes at Fest’in Haybes

Written by on July 1, 2014 in News
Summer fun in Ardennes at Fest’in Haybes

“Fest’in Haybes” is the event not to miss in the Ardennes over the weekend of 26 and 27 July 2014. This is a great area for sports and leisure activities; there are easy cycling routes along the river, canoeing, kayaking, boat trips, rambling, camping and a great forest adventure park, TerrAltitude, at Fumay. It has […]

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How to make the most of the Cote d’Azur

Written by on July 1, 2014 in News
How to make the most of the Cote d’Azur

If you are visiting the Cote d’Azur this summer then don’t miss out on a great new initiative which will save you money and give you loads of ideas for things to do. The COTEDAZUR-CARD is a completely new idea not yet tried in any other part of France and we believe it genuinely puts […]

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D-Day 70 Normandy 100 days of events 2014

Written by on June 28, 2014 in News
D-Day 70 Normandy 100 days of events 2014

Normandy honoured the 70th Anniversary of D-Day in the company of a raft of luminaries but the events are not over in this lovely part of northern France… Right up until the end of the summer you can immerse yourself in D-Day and 40s fever with liberation balls, parades, open-air film screenings, firework displays, exhibitions, […]

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Two new river cruises in France 2015 taking in World War I sites

Written by on June 26, 2014 in News
Two new river cruises in France 2015 taking in World War I sites

Europe’s largest river cruise operator, CroisiEurope is introducing two new itineraries for river cruises in France 2015, specifically created to honour the centenary of the outbreak of World War I. Seven-day cruise between Ostend, Belgium and Lille, the capital of Nord-Pas de Calais Highlights include a trip to Diksmuide, the scene of bloody confrontations during […]

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Nausicaa Boulogne new for 2014

Written by on June 13, 2014 in News
Nausicaa Boulogne new for 2014

On 26 June 2014, NAUSICAA Boulogne the French National Sea Centre, is inaugurating a new exhibition about oceanographic research. Visitors can step aboard a mock up of the Thalassa, the oceanographic research vessel belonging to the French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (Ifremer). Wild seas off the coast of Scotland, crashing waves, a sudden […]

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Nuit des Musees – The Night of the Museums France 2014

Written by on May 12, 2014 in News
Nuit des Musees – The Night of the Museums France 2014

Every year on the Saturday night closest to 18 May, it is the Night of the Museums France (Nuits des Musées in French). On this one night, museums, art galleries and cultural venues all over France (and all around Europe) open for an exceptional evening of events. From the early evening until midnight or even into […]

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Tiffany and Co Paris

Written by on May 7, 2014 in News
Tiffany and Co Paris

The legendary New York jewellery store Tiffany & Co. has opened a store on the Champs- Elysées Paris. Tiffany and Co Paris Although having a presence in Paris since 1850 the new store is right in the heart of the most prestigious part of Paris and is bound to attract tourists and customers to its […]

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