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France

12 Nov 2014
A new WWI memorial has been revealed in France
In honour of the end of this year's Rememberance Day to commemorate 100 years since the beginning of World War One, a brand new mem...
28 Oct 2014
Picasso Museum reopens in Paris after five years
Following an extensive five year renovation, the Picasso Museum in Paris officially reopened on Saturday October 25th.The museum, which...
16 Oct 2014
Some of the greatest cemeteries to visit around the world
Cemeteries may not seem like the first place you would think of visiting when going on holiday to another country, but there really are...
7 Oct 2014
Eiffel Tower’s new refurbishment is not for those scared of heights
It may be most known as a place symbolic of love and romance, but from now on the Eiffel Tower will also be remembered for invoking the...
3 Oct 2014
Top 3 Paris museums to open 7 days a week
The top three museums in Paris will stay open seven days a week by 2017 in a bid to accommodate the high number of visitors who wish to...
5 Feb 2014
Queen and Duke of Edinburgh to visit Normandy
Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh are to visit Normandy this year to commemorate the 70th anniversary ...
31 Jan 2014
 France records most hotel stays
Among European Union (EU) member states, the highest number of nights spent in tourist accommodation in 2013 was recorded in France.In ...
19 Dec 2013
Test your nerve at new Alpine attraction
Visitors to the French Alps will have the chance to test their head for heights from 21 December when a new attraction opens in Chamoni...
24 Oct 2013
Brits prefer to ski in France
When it comes to booking a skiing holiday, France is the go to destination among British snow sports enthusiasts. According to the...
23 Sep 2013
France world's most popular ski destination
France is the world's most popular ski holiday destination, according to new figures. Domaines Skiables de France (DSF) says t...