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France

17 May 2011
France prepares for Le Tour
Travellers will be heading to France this summer to experience an eagerly anticipated and highly popular sporting event.The 2011 Tour d...
6 May 2011
Famous jazz festival returning this summer
A jazz festival that is thought to be the longest-running event of its kind in Europe will return to southern France this summer.Music ...
16 Feb 2011
French ski resorts 'still most popular'
Ski resorts in France remain the most popular option for winter sports enthusiasts from the UK, new search engine statistics suggest.Bi...
26 Jan 2011
New festival to celebrate French cuisine
A new festival will be inaugurated in France later this year to celebrate the country's cuisine and provide an opportunity for visi...
25 Jan 2011
High-profile events coming to France in 2011
People planning a holiday in France this year will be able to check out some of the major events that will be taking place in various r...
13 Jan 2011
Montpellier 'an affordable and active city'
Montpellier in southern France offers a range of amenities, attractions and experiences for visitors at affordable prices, according to...
15 Oct 2010
Explore Utopiales in Nantes
A trip to Nantes could offer some unexpected entertainment for science fiction fans this autumn.The city in north-west France will once...
28 Sep 2010
Alsace memorial set to prove popular for Remembrance Day
The Alsace Tourist Board has revealed that a memorial in eastern France is expected to attract a high number of visitors over the comin...
6 Jul 2010
Provence town to host opera festival
Travellers visiting southern France this summer might be interested in paying a visit to the Provence town of Orange for a dose of cult...
11 Jun 2010
Carcassonne Festival to return this summer
Travellers can pay a visit to the fortified town of Carcassonne in southern France over the coming months to experience the destination...