Speaking French on holiday in France

Probably, many of the people who migrate to France from non-French speaking countries know none or very few French words. In fact, The word probably is used here because there has not been any survey conducted recently to ascertain this, though for people who want to visit France and know only a few French words, […]

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Cycling in Brittany

La Velodyssey is the name of the route that stretches from Brittany along coastal France to the Spanish border. It measures 750 miles and it is not like the route that I take daily in London and that is full of exhaust fumes from other carsand on whicht I have to dodge avoiding the pedestrians […]

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French summer festival season starts

France is the classic summer holiday destination where we as a nation continue to hold a fascination and flock to in droves. Many of us have visited the length and breadth of the country but why not coincide a trip with one of the country’s many events and festivals throughout this summer. The feeling of […]

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Day trip to Calais

When it comes to planning a day out, you tend not to think of going to another country, but so great are the transport links between the UK and France that this is now a viable option. Whether you go by boat or train, a day trip in Calais can be a lot of fun […]

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Spring sunshine in France

There is no need to fly for hours to feel some spring sunshine on your back, as just a short hop across the Channel, France offers everything you could want from a spring break, and much more besides. The official tourism board for the country, Atout France, have been putting together an impressive list of […]

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Boating holidays in France

A boating holiday is perfect as a family getaway since it is a relaxing way of enjoying scenic views offered by countries like France and Holland. France is a favourite tourist destination that boasts of beautiful cities and sceneries while Holland will simply take you away with its vibrant tulip plantations. If you and your […]

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The many attractions of Angers

West of Paris, in the southern section of France, lays the city of Angers. This is a very old town, one which history’s can be traced back to the Romans era. On the river Maine, six bridges can be seen, and Angers is located right in between those bridges. There, twin spires rise up from […]

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