Stay in a Castle or Chateau In France

There are some extraordinary places to stay in France including fortified castles, real Chateaux and caves!. Here is just a small selection: Chateau Fort de Sedan Chateau de Sedan (08…

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2 new TGV high speed train lines

From 2 July 2017 the French Railway operator SNCF launches two upgraded new high speed TGV lines to the West and Southwest of France, which significantly reduce travel times: TGV…

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Pessac-Leognan Bordeaux wine Open Doors weekend

The chateaux of the Bordeaux Appellation of Pessac-Léognan (33 Gironde, Nouvelle Aquitaine) throw open their doors (Portes Ouvertes) to visitors for the weekend of  7 - 8  December 2019. 34…

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Top attractions in France

EU citizens under the age of 26 get free entry into most of France’s national monuments and museums, and many museums are free for the first Sunday of each month.…

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France Cycle Routes

France has always been keen on cycling - the annual Tour de France is probably the biggest cycle race in the world, covering over 3000km in 3 weeks each July,…

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