Holidays & Things to do

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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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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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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Discover the Chateau de Chenonceau in pictures

Written by on January 8, 2019 in Museums and Châteaux
Discover the Chateau de Chenonceau in pictures

When I was a little girl, I had an idea of what a fairy tale castle would like. It would have towers and turrets and pointy bits. My dream chateau would have grand doors and huge rooms for dancing and partying. It would be filled with flowers. And it would have the most beautiful gardens […]

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Chateau des Milandes, Dordogne

Written by on January 8, 2019 in Museums and Châteaux
Chateau des Milandes, Dordogne

A short ride from Sarlat, in the gorgeous countryside of Dordogne, you’ll find the Chateau and gardens of Milandes. It’s the former home of Josephine Baker, legendary entertainer of the early 20th century… History of Chateau des Milandes There was a fort on the site for hundreds of years in the village of Les Milandes. […]

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The best tours of France in 2019

Written by on January 7, 2019 in Tours in France
The best tours of France in 2019

Travel like a local! We’ve picked 14 fabulous tours in France where the experience is built around the things YOU want to see and do. Small Group tours in France Each and every private tour is different and they are all typically for less than ten people. Enjoy the trip of a lifetime… Tour at […]

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Top Events in France February 2019

Written by on January 2, 2019 in Month By Month
Top Events in France February 2019

We look at some of the top events in France in February from celebration days to festivals, fairs, carnivals and more… Celebration days in France in February La Chandeleur – Pancake Day in France: 2 February 2019.  La Chandeleur or Crêpe Day is the day in France when people traditionally eat crêpes and drink cider! Here’s how […]

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