Walking & Hiking

Wild Camping in the French Alps

As we stand in the middle of a patch of woodland halfway up the mountain, I start to wonder if I’ve made a mistake....

Gardens of the Côte d’Azur

Guy Hibbert discovers a slice of paradise amidst the exotic and colourful gardens of the French Riviera. When you picture wealthy people enjoying the balmy...

Family & Kids


12 Essential Visits in Brittany in 2021

Our choice of must-see towns, natural wonders and other places of interest. Related articles: The Littoral...
Lac de Montriond

Wild Camping in the French Alps

As we stand in the middle of a patch of woodland halfway up the mountain,...

12 Must-Do Experiences on the Channel Coast

Twelve outstanding experiences not to miss on the Channel Coast Related articles: Great Destinations, Time to...



The Timeless Charms of Normandy: What’s New in 2021

With its long sandy beaches, lush interior and rich history, Normandy has always offered an idyllic French fix. But this year, Gillian Thornton finds...
Seaside fun at Dinard

What to See and Do in Brittany in 2021

With lots of natural scenic splendour, this is a great place to get out and about, by boat, by bike or on foot. Related articles:...
tour de france

Taming the Beast: Mont Ventoux and the Tour de France 2021

Champion cyclists have lost their lives battling ‘The Beast’ Mont Ventoux and yet this year’s Tour de France challenges riders to make the ascent...

Activities in France

Discover all the exciting activities and things to do in France. Whether you’re interested in hiking through the mountains or a barge trip through the Loire Valley, there are endless activity ideas for your trip to France.

Explore France by bike & barge

Lovers of delicious food, fine wine and cycling will enjoy life during a Boat Bike Tours holiday! At night you’ll stay aboard one of our ships, whilst during the day you’ll be exploring French countryside, drowsy towns and vibrant cities.
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