Holidays & Things to do

France: Wonderful by road, even with just one night 

Written by on September 14, 2018 in Holiday Travel
France: Wonderful by road, even with just one night 

France is such a huge and diverse country that exploring it in its entirety would take a lifetime. That said, 1 million one-night trips are taken by British people every year – and a huge number of those people head straight to France. With flight times making the rest of Europe easily accessible… why is France so […]

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What’s on in France in October

Written by on September 12, 2018 in Events, Month By Month
What’s on in France in October

National Event in Paris – Nuit Blanche 6 October 2014. Held annually on the first Saturday night in October when museums, public buildings, monuments, swimming pools, cinemas, parks, universities and historic sites are open to the public all night – an art and culture party! Read our review of Nuit Blanche here. Event details: quefaire.paris.fr/nuitblanche National Event: Semaine du Gout […]

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Camping guide to Poitou-Charentes (Nouvelle-Aquitaine)

Camping guide to Poitou-Charentes (Nouvelle-Aquitaine)

Poitou-Charentes (Nouvelle-Aquitaine) in the southwest of France is one of the country’s most popular camping destinations. It’s no wonder, with a diverse landscape incorporating four departments that take in some of the best beaches and most glorious countryside in France, this is a region that makes for very happy campers says Finán O’Donoghue, CEO of […]

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Find out what house sitting is all about

Written by on September 10, 2018 in Holidays & Things to do
Find out what house sitting is all about

Have you ever dreamed of travelling the world getting to really savour the best that each country has to offer? An authentic travel experience like house sitting is hard to beat. It enables you to travel pretty much everywhere including of course France, with the huge advantage of literally cutting out the accommodation costs. And […]

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Fully catered luxury tandem bike holidays in France

Fully catered luxury tandem bike holidays in France

Discover beautiful, gastronomic south west France on a bicycle made for two… Cycling in France is massively popular and that’s no surprise, in the land of the Tour de France, where roads are less populated and the scenery from a saddle is second to none, riding your bike is an absolutely joy. For 2019, there’s a […]

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Accessible holiday accommodation in France 

Written by on August 30, 2018 in Holidays & Things to do
Accessible holiday accommodation in France 

When it come to accessible accommodation for the elderly, disabled and those with mobility issues, there is quite a lot of choice in France. At French Connections holiday rentals for instance, you can search using their filter buttons for gites and holiday homes that are suitable for the elderly and/or have wheelchair access. You can […]

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The very best markets in France – it’s official!

Written by on August 28, 2018 in Markets
The very best markets in France – it’s official!

Everyone loves a French street market – from the visitors who flock to France to experience the good life to the locals who shop at their favourite each week. There are markets in almost every town and village. From the grand street marchés, to covered markets called Les Halles, to authentic street markets of Paris […]

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Last minute bookings, discounts and special offers for rentals in France

Written by on July 30, 2018 in Holidays & Things to do
Last minute bookings, discounts and special offers for rentals in France

Don’t worry if you’ve yet to book your summer holiday in France, there’s still plenty of choice. And, if you’re the sort that likes to take a spontaneous break at the last minute, there are bargains to be had! Special offers and discounts – bag yourself a bargain break in France Grab a bargain holiday […]

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Gorgeous gites and B&B in Charente-Maritime | Cottages and Classics

Gorgeous gites and B&B in Charente-Maritime | Cottages and Classics

There’s nothing ordinary about a holiday with Cottages and Classics gites and B&B at La Rose des Vents. The former Cognac domaine consists of an elegant Manor House and two charming cottages in La Tacherie, in the heart of stunning Charente-Maritime, southwest France. A relaxing break in Charente-Maritime Cottages and Classics offer a diverse range of […]

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Ryder Cup Paris 2018

Written by on July 13, 2018 in Golf, Paris
Ryder Cup Paris 2018

Paris is playing host to the one of the greatest golf matches in the world in September 2018. The Ryder Cup, a contest between between the top golfers of Europe and the visiting team from the United States will be hosted at Le Golf National course, at Guyancourt, near Paris. Ryder Cup Paris 2018 From […]

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