La Chapelle Sainte Anne.

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...

Seaside Trails

On the footpaths of the Riviera, the air is fresh and the only sounds are the chirping of birds and the raspy hum of cicadas.

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...

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Hexagone

Mary Tudor may have wanted Calais engraved on her heart but after half a day trying to hitch a lift out of town, I never wanted to see the name again. There were four...

French camping holidays

Choosing a campsite There are between 9,000 and 10,000 registered campsites in France – that is almost half the total number of campsites for the whole of Europe. In addition, there are roughly 2000 farm...

Why go camping in France?

With the French weather now seasonably clement, you might consider trading your hotel for a campsite. Far from being limited to rural locations, many campsites allow for easy access to some of the country’s...

Château de Valmer: Treehouse B&B

You open your eyes in a huge double bed perched 30 feet above the ground. The first thing that hits you is the pungent smell of red cedar. Then there’s the view: framed by...

Camping Albret Plage: Family Campsite on the Atlantic Coast

Situated between the ocean and the forest, you can enjoy the long sandy Landes beaches and recharge your batteries in the shade of our pine forest. Discover our 6-hectare rural campsite, a stone’s throw...

Hourtin-Plage: Campsite on La Côte d’Argent

Situated in the region of Gironde, and the middle of the Medoc wine region, La Côte d’Argent welcomes you from the 6th of May until the 14th of September 2020 to its magnificent, 20...