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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New high-speed train lines planned for SW France.

The French Government has announced plans to extend the high speed train network beyond Bordeaux to connect to Agen, Toulouse and  another line to Bayonne, Biarritz and the Spanish Border.…

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Le weekend in…. Lille

FWith such easy access from the UK by road or Eurostar,  Lille (59 Nord, Hauts de France) is a must to visit all year, and remains one of my favourite…

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Le weekend in….the Segala (Aveyron/Tarn)

Our occasional series of articles using local knowledge to help you get the best out of a visit to different parts of France - the Segala The Segala is a…

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