5 Best Outdoor Swimming Pools In Paris

Despite longing for it since September, the honeymoon phase of warm weather in the city tends to fade rather quickly. While baking hot days and long summer evenings are wonderful in theory, if you’re stuck in an office, the Métro or anywhere indoors you may as well be staring at a Caribbean screensaver for all […]

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Best Markets In France – The Top Five

Apart from visiting museums, monuments and wandering around a city, it is fascinating to discover the culture and the habits of French people. You will notice that markets are an integral part of French life.

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How To Pack Your Luggage For Travel

Packing is pivotal. Forget an essential item and you’re left disappointed and scrambling to find the nearest store in your destination. Pack too much and you end up disorganized, burdened with heavy bags, and hemorrhaging money to pay for pricey airline baggage fees.

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Discovering Corsica – An Experience Of A Lifetime

More than three million people visit Corsica each year, drawn by the mild climate and some of the most diverse landscapes in all Europe. Nowhere in the Mediterranean there are beaches finer than the island’s perfect half-moon bays of white sand and transparent water, or seascapes more dramatic than the red porphyry Calanches of the […]

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Interior Design For A French Holiday Home

You know what they say… Paris is always a good idea. When it comes to impeccable interiors for your holiday home, the French certainly have it down. We’ve taken a look at some of our favorite Parisian holiday homes to discern exactly what sums up that sophisticated je ne sais quoi.

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Discovering The Pyrenees Orientales Region Of France

For most of its life, the Pyrenees-Orientales region (formerly called Roussillon) of Languedoc was Spanish, only reverting to France in 1659. Since then it has retained a distinctively Catalan flavour, with Catalan spoken widely, and the Sardana dance, Bullfights and Paschal rituals still performed. The food too has a Spanish flavour, with spicy chorizzo and […]

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Tips on Buying an Above Ground Swimming Pool

Above ground pools are a great choice for anyone looking for a good-sized pool without having to pay thousands of dollars for in-ground pool installation. Instead of just picking any pool, you should spend some time researching your options before making a final decision. Check out these tips on buying an above ground pool to […]

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Tips For Cheap Holidaying In France

Statistics and surveys all agree upon one thing: France is the perfect holiday destination. Known for its incredible cultural riches and relentless pursuit of the good life, France has captured the imagination of the world.

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Things To Do In The French Alps In The Summer

The French Alps are rich in things to do and enjoy during a summer holiday. Alpine resorts are perfect for families who want some active aspects to their holiday but also enjoy relaxing in the sunshine.

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The Significance Of Bastille Day For The French

Bastille Day is a day of celebrations of French culture. Many large-scale public events are held, including a military parade in Paris, as well as communal meals, dances, parties and fireworks.

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