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Guide to Morbihan, Brittany

Written by on January 29, 2019 in Brittany
Guide to Morbihan, Brittany

Morbihan is one of the most popular tourist destinations in South Brittany. Offering the perfect mix of country and coast with fabulous sandy beaches, history, gastronomy, legends and fabulous scenery, there’s a wealth of wonderful places to visit. Auray – a picture perfect port The 15th century picture perfect port of St Goustan in Auray, […]

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The Good Life France | Expats in the Hautes-Pyrénées

Written by on January 23, 2019 in Living in France
The Good Life France | Expats in the Hautes-Pyrénées

Robynne McTaggart loves to spend time in France, whether skiing in the alps or enjoying the summer in the picturesque villages and glorious countryside. With a business doing well in Perth, Australia where she and husband Garry live, Robynne decided to find a home of her own in 2006. She set herself a goal – […]

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Cruising to Europe and France, travel in style…

Written by on January 23, 2019 in Tours in France
Cruising to Europe and France, travel in style…

Discover the historical, cultural and epicurian delights of France and explore quaint towns, historic cities and lush vineyards. Take a relaxing tour where you all you have to do is enjoy the ride – a cruise is the perfect way to visit France and Europe. Beautiful cruise ships When it comes to cruising to Europe, […]

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Fantastic Cookery holiday in the Loire Valley

Written by on January 22, 2019 in Tours in France
Fantastic Cookery holiday in the Loire Valley

For the first time, Artistic Gourmet Adventures are running cookery courses in the Loire Valley. This is no ordinary culinary vacation. It’s a fun filled week with a Cordon Bleu-Paris Alum chef. You’ll be based in a stunning chateau in the Loire Valley. Experience the culture, learn of the history of the amazing chateaux of […]

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Classic Car Holidays and Tours in France

Written by on January 18, 2019 in Tours in France
Classic Car Holidays and Tours in France

The traffic-free roads of southwest France could have been designed with classic car road trips in mind. Stunning scenery, picturesque villages, hill top towns and dramatic coastal routes, perfect for classic car drivers. When classic car devotees Lyn and Graham Peek from the UK were looking for a home in France, they knew, as soon […]

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Guide to fabulous family camping holidays in France

Written by on January 16, 2019 in Camping and Caravanning
Guide to fabulous family camping holidays in France

Camping in France with kids is all about having fun and adventure. Making memories and eating delicious French food – freshly baked croissants for breakfast, scrumptious picnics with crunchy baguettes and piquant cheeses. It’s about escaping from your daily routine, experiencing the freedom of the great outdoors and enjoying great activities, wonderful scenery and nature. […]

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Guide to buying property on the Cote d’Azur

Written by on January 14, 2019 in Buying a Home
Guide to buying property on the Cote d’Azur

The French Riviera, AKA Cote d’Azur, has been the summer playground of choice for the rich and famous for over a century now. It has the best climate in France and some of the most stunning coastal scenery. So, it’s not suprise that this area has attracted artists and writers such as F Scott Fitzgerald […]

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Take a guided tour of Lourdes

Written by on January 13, 2019 in Tours in France
Take a guided tour of Lourdes

For over 159 years, millions of the faithful have flocked to the small village of Lourdes. Here, nestled at the foothills of the Pyrenees Mountains in southwestern France, it’s said that miracles happen… Sue Aran of French Country Adventures says of Lourdes: “Before the Virgin Mary appeared to local girl Bernadette Soubirous in 1858, this […]

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Five reasons to visit Normandy in 2019

Written by on January 9, 2019 in Normandy
Five reasons to visit Normandy in 2019

With so much going on in Normandy in 2019, it really is THE place to visit in France… 1)  75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy All eyes will be on Normandy this year, as Thursday 6 June marks the 75th anniversary of the D‑Day Landings and the Battle of Normandy. The D-Day […]

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Day trips in Provence with a private driver

Written by on January 8, 2019 in Tours in France
Day trips in Provence with a private driver

You will be surprised by how much you can experience in Provence in one day. When you have a private driver and local guide that is… Whether you’re based in Marseille or Avignon, Aix-en-Provence or off the beaten track, a day trip with a knowledgeable guide means you can get to see so much more […]

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