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Have You Heard of the Underground City of Naours?

Unexpected, Mysterious, Full of History... Visit an Incredible Underground World... The underground city of Naours is recognised as one of the largest tunnel networks in...

In the Footsteps of Jules Verne in Nantes

Chloe Govan reveals the remarkable adventures of world-famous novelist Jules Verne, whose literary ambitions first took shape in beguiling Nantes Say the name Jules Verne...

Read the Signs: Rue des Dames in Paris

The convivial Parisian street with many stories to tell Word has it, it's the place to be when the clock strikes aperitif o'clock. Rue des...

Hospices De Beaune in France

While the industry’s finest face off at the annual Hospices de Beaune Wine Auction, revellers are invited to indulge in less costly (and decidedly more...

Game of Thrones Tapestry at Hôtel du Doyen in Bayeux

This autumn, Bayeux is set to play host to Ulster Museum's Game of Thrones tapestry. Modelled after the Calvados city's own embroidered epic of...

A Remarkable Chronicle of Paris at War

A new museum in Paris brings to light the two-pronged struggle for freedom during the Second World War: the extensive military efforts from the...

Festival Interceltique De Lorient

From folk wrestling to bagpipes, Lorient is poised to make a song and a jig about all aspects of Celtic culture. After a bumper...

Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms at the Caen Memorial Museum,...

A one of a kind exhibition will be dedicated to displaying the works of, American painter, Norman Rockwell's works. Devoted in commemoration of the...

Daks over Normandy

One of the most notable dates in modern history. Marking the event on which almost 160.000 Allied troops stormed the Normandy beaches to commence...

Peace Picnic

To mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day, a large picnic will take place to celebrate peace. Bring your little baskets, your pâté, cider, bread...