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Mont-Saint-Michel

"Merveille de l'Occident" (Wonder of the West) and important pilgrimage site since the Middle Ages, the Mont-Saint-Michel is a UNESCO World Heritage …

Aix-en-Provence

Réputée pour sa douceur de vivre, la ville d'Aix-en-Provence l'est aussi pour le charme de sa vieille ville et de son célèbre cours Mirabeau. …

Voyages

Albi

Admirably situated on the edge of the River Tarn, old Albi forms a magnificent group of buildings with its brick-built fortified cathedral, its …

Acquigny

The Château de Sully-sur-Loire

A genuine medieval fortress, complete with towers, keep, rampart walk and moats, the Château de Sully-sur-Loire built in the 14th century, is the …

Tourism in Occitanie

The medieval site of Peyrusse-le-Roc

In a wild, verdant setting just below the village of Peyrusse-le-Roc lies a medieval site of great beauty. Follow the pleasant sloping path departing …

My Dream Fall Getaway. Road Trip Through Normandy

For me, Normandy in autumn evokes images of the apple harvest, cider and the best thing that ever happened to brandy, Calvados. Normandy begs to be …

The places in France you'd never thought to visit (but really should)

<b>1. Barcelonnette, Provence</b><p>"It’s as delightful as it is surprising," says Anthony Peregrine. "At first sight, Barcelonnette is such an archetypal spot in the southern French Alps that you’d expect it to yodel. Come festival time (August), it is not yodelling you hear, but mariachi music. It’s as …

The 10 Most Beautiful Small Towns in France

While we love Paris in the summer when it sizzles or the winter when it drizzles, there's plenty more to see in France than just the capital. From wine country to the Alps, these small towns have beauty to rival any major city in the world.

European Travel

France's 20 most beautiful villages

Itinerary for cycling the Canal de Garonne

I had an enquiry from a reader wanting an itinerary for cycling the Canal de Garonne from Bordeaux to Toulouse. Here's what we worked out.<p>There are …

10 things for your Burgundy cycling itinerary

Need ideas for your Burgundy cycling holiday? Vineyards, canals, Beaune, cathedrals and ancient ruins – here are 10 things for your must-see …

France on Two Wheels - cycle touring routes for the bon vivant

FRANCE ON TWO WHEELS<p><i>“… encouragement to cyclists of all abilities to discover France by bike” (</i><b>Sunday Times Book of the Week)</b><p><i>“… a terrific guide to</i> …

Cycling in France: the best regions and a guide to travelling with your bike

So you’re hoping, or at least tempted, to do some cycling in France. Good plan. The back roads are quieter than here at home, the weather usually better and at the end of the day’s pedalling French food and wine are on the table. And, with national Bike Week coming up in June (bikeweek.org.uk), …

Cycling holidays in France

If you're cycling the northern French coast between Roscoff and Mont St Michel, then the V4: A Brittany Cycle Route could be the guidebook for your …

Day Trips from Barcelona

The region of Catalonia, of which <b>Barcelona</b> is the capital, is a rich region with the Pyrenees in the north and the Costa Blanca coast to the …

Game of Thrones

100 Things to Do in Barcelona

01 of 11<p>The best way to plan a tour of Barcelona is to divide the town into districts, beginning in the center and working your way out to the …

Barcelona

4 of the best museums in Barcelona

There are more than 55 museums in Barcelona. Some delve on history and art, others on science and sport, or war and maritime. When it comes to having …

Five Places Near Barcelona That Will Blow Your Mind

Barcelona is an incredible city. From the hipster neighbourhoods and the graffiti walls of El Carmel to Gaudi's distinctive architecture and the …

5 Essential Things to Do in Barcelona: Top Attractions & Activities

Looking for one of the coolest cities to visit in Spain? Barcelona is the <b>cosmopolitan city</b> you should consider when choosing the best places to visit …

Le château de Chantilly

Ce palais, composé d'un Petit Château datant du XVIe siècle et d'un Grand Château édifié au XIXe siècle, est une ancienne demeure princière située à …

Voyages

Guide de Toulouse

Toulouse