Category Archive: General

December 21 Apocalypse: a small town in the South West of France is the answer


Eight centuries after Pope Innocent III launched a crusade to rout the Cathar heresy out of Languedoc, the rocky outpost of Bugarach is once again under siege. Doomsayers who believe […]

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Longtime Louvre director Henri Loyrette to step down


Henri Loyrette, the pioneering boss of the Louvre for over a decade, will quit the world’s biggest museum at the end of his current term of office in April, he […]

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Group Travel to France

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Versailles Musical Water Shows


From the very beginning, water has played a central role in the building of the castle and gardens of Versailles. As you prepare your trip to visit the Sun King’s […]

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Personalized trip planning to France

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Save the date for Beaujolais Nouveau!


The third Thursday of November is the official date for the annual release of Beaujolais Nouveau, the light, fruity drink produced in Beaujolais (Burgundy). A mix of regulations — the […]

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Aigues-Mortes Towers and Ramparts


If your travels bring you near Montpellier, or if you’re wanting to visit Camargue, do not miss the incredibly charming fortified city of Aigues-Mortes. It’s a great place to stay overnight or for a couple of nights.

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We’ve been recognized as the travel website with the most extensive offer to France


Austin, TX. October 22, 2012. was awarded the prize for the Most Diverse And Extensive Offer for travel websites to France during the 2012 edition of French Affairs. Organized […]

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Hotel Amour

One of the rooms at Hotel Amour, one of the thousands of hotels in France available on

It’s a love-it or hate-it proposition: not for everyone, but oh, so Parisian! OK, you need to be young, and hip, and wanting a place that reeks of fun, and […]

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Normandy: Gastronomy

Camembert cheese, a staple of Normandy food from France

Thanks to its moderate Atlantic climate and lush agricultural land, Normandy has long been Paris’ ood basket, supplying the richest dairy products, beef, seafood and apples. There’s an impressive range of seafood…

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