Aveyron Gorges

What To See and Do in Tarn-et-Garonne

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: Great Destinations, The Waterways of Tarn-et-Garonne 12 Essential Visits in Tarn-et-Garonne Wine...

Biking in the Buff: Cyclonudista Arrives in France for the First Time

All eyes may be on the Tour de France now, but the city of Rennes witnessed a different kind of cycling event this past weekend. Running errands and shopping the marché on Saturday morning, les...
Château de Noirmoutier

12 Things to Do at Île de Noirmoutier in the Vendée

Twelve Outstanding Experiences Not to Miss on the Île de Noirmoutier Related article: The Lure of La Vendée in Pays de la Loire Château de Noirmoutier Dominating the skyline of Noirmoutier-en-l’Île is the 20-metre-high keep of this...
Annecy

Annecy: The Best Place to Live in France

Following a two-year study... Annecy, in the Haute-Savoie, has been declared the best place to live in France following a two-year study by ‘L’association des villes et villages où il fait bon vivre’, which looked...
The tidal island of Noirmoutier

The Lure of La Vendée in Pays de la Loire

This coastal departément is famous for its sunshine, but there is much more to discover, writes Stephen Davy-Osborne Beautiful sandy beaches and levels of sunshine more closely associated with France’s Mediterranean seaboard than its western...

Five Fabulous Brittany Beaches for Your Next Holiday

From glamour and golden sands, to wild waves for watersports, or family-friendly beach resorts, there is a perfect beach for everyone in Brittany. Here are 5 stunning beaches to visit on your next trip...
Courvoisier, Jarnac

What to See and Do Along the Banks of the Charente

From Cognac distilleries and outdoor sports, to museums and concerts, there is plenty to keep visitors busy Related articles: High Spirits in the Charente Valley Top 12 Cultural Attractions in the Charente Valley Where to Stay and...
Vendée Holiday Le Vieux Café

Planning a Summer in France? Stay with Vendée Holiday Cottages

About Vendée Holiday Cottages Imagine miles of clean sandy beaches, sunny days & fun for all the family. This is exactly what the Vendée department of Western France has to offer, over 140km of beaches...

10 Amazing Things to Do in the Vendée

1. The Puy du Fou Theme Park This multi-award winning park, set in the north of the Vendée, offers a multitude of spectacular shows ranging from gladiators in a life-sized colosseum, Vikings, musketeers, medieval knights,...

Motorhome Holiday Adventures in France for Every Season!

Whatever the season... Spring, Summer, Autumn or Winter, there’s plenty to explore and enjoy on your motorhome holiday in France. Whether you prefer the hot weather and the sunshine, or you’d rather hit the slopes in...