Things to Do

Strasbourg Christmas Market: Christkindelmarik Visitors Guide

If you only ever go to one Christmas market – it has to be Starsbourg Christkindelmarik.

What are the Gardens of Imagination in France – Les Jardins de L’Imaginaire?

A place of joy, peace and natural beauty. But is it a garden? Whatever – it’s well worth a visit.

Carnac Standing Stones – the prehistoric monuments of Carnac and Brittany

Carnac should be on everyone’s bucket list. It is truly a staggering and unique place to visit.

Why visit Ecrins National Park in France? Visitors and Tourist Guide

If you love the mountains and winter sports Ecrins should be high on your list of places to visit in France.

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Cycling in France tips for tourists and cyclists

Cycling in France is a wonderful experience for amateur cyclists or families who enjoy exploring on two wheels.

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Canal du Midi boating vacations in France

Enjoying a Canal du Midi boating vacation is one of the most relaxing breaks you will ever have. Here’s why.

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Boating in France: French boating vacations

Over 2,700 miles of waterways span the surface of France. Routes range from the famous Canal de Bourgogne in Burgundy to the centuries-old Canal du Midi

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Vacation guide to Paris art galleries and museums

Paris has some of the finest and most celebrated art galleries and museums in the world. Here’s your must see list.

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Birdwatching in France top 7 reserves and areas for birding

For the serious birder here’s our top seven places for birdwatching in France.

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French Markets – A visitors guide

A visit or two to traditional French markets is one of the great pleasures of visiting France. It’s wonderful to arrive in a town or village and discover that it’s market day.