“Wwoofing” Kismet in the Cevennes Mountains of Southern France 

When my partner and I cast our proverbial net across the French farms listed on www.wwoof.net, fate intervened by matching us with just the right one: Le Lauzas, located in the Cevennes mountains of...

Les Alicourts Resort: The Ultimate Family-Friendly Campsite in The Loire Valley

Tucked away in the peaceful flower filled woodland of Sologne, Les Alicourts Resort is an incredibly spacious campsite ideal for an active holiday in natural surroundings. Specially designed rentals Les Alicourts Resort keeps being a firm...

Where to Stay and Eat in the Limousin

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus some hidden secrets only the locals knew about (until now) Related articles: Discover the Limousin, France’s Rural Heart 12 Unmissable Sites: Great Places to Visit in...

10 Reasons to Visit the Vendée

The Puy du Fou Theme Park This amazing Theme Park, set in the north of the Vendée, was voted ‘World’s Best Park’ in 2012 by the Thea Classic Award in Los Angeles, and offers...

VAN-IT: Explore France with Your Own Camper-Van

Every year, vacationing in camper-vans is becoming more and more popular, thanks to the freedom that this form of transport and accommodation offers. Being not much bigger than a people carrier, and less than...

Where to Stay and Eat in the French Basque Country

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus some hidden secrets only the locals knew about (until now) TOP HOTEL-RESTAURANTS Domaine du Pignada: Located in Anglet, five minutes from Bayonne and Biarritz, this 110-room domaine is ideal for...

Campsite in Soulac-sur-Mer

Our campsite is a personal size, neither too big nor too small. We consider this to be the perfect size as it allows our visitors to build friendly relationships with each other. The values...
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Travel to Brittany: Cycling and Caravanning on the Polders

I should have a married a man with a string of hotels or at least a man who was profoundly claustrophobic in tin boxes and found anything on two wheels an affront to common...
Camping Le Frêne in Les Gets

The Joy of French Camping

They say travel broadens the mind. Meeting people from other countries and coming into contact with other cultures can be an enriching experience. Camping and caravanning in France definitely broadens your horizons. On many of France’s enormous variety of campsites you...

Summertime, and the living in France is easy!

1. Faire la fête The south of France is blessed with a glorious summer climate and the locals make the most of it, at festivals which are spread throughout the season. Arts and theatre aficionados are...