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Bretagne des Meilleurs Festivals de la gastronomie par Bev Fearis

Chaque année, la Bretagne accueille une série de festivals consacrés à la nourriture, à partir des crêpes aux fruits de mer à malodorante de la saucisse. Bev Fearis, propriétaire de Gîtes Guebernez , ramasse son favoris.? Festival De Saumon Du 5 au 7 juillet Grâce à son emplacement et de l'histoire, de la belle ville de Port-Scorff a une forte connexion avec la pêche au saumon. Chaque mois de juillet, elle célèbre sa chère rose de poisson avec trois jours de musique et de divertissement, des ateliers de cuisine et des repas spéciaux, qui comprennent le saumon, bien sûr. www.festivalsaumon.fr La fête de la Crêpe 27-28 juillet La bretagne?s spécialité est... Read more

The Idyllic Coastline of Pas de Calais

Most Brits speed through it, but Pas de Calais rewards those who leave the motorway and spend some time in this corner of north-west France. For a more scenic start to your driving holiday in France, the magnificent coastal road might be a bit of a detour but takes in 75 miles of glorious vistas. Pas-de-Calais is a fairly flat region, meaning views stretch on endlessly.In the early 1900s, Pas de Calais attracted large numbers of wealthy Parisians and Brits who flocked to the sandy beaches and smart hotels. The region is now often ignored by holidaymakers, who simply pass through on their way to the hotter beaches of the south, but the coastline here is definitely worth stoppin... Read more

An Introduction to the French City of Nancy

If you're looking for an idyllic rural holiday, staying rustic, a gite Lorraine, is a great way to enjoy the French countryside while still being close enough to major towns and cities for day trips and excursions. The city of Nancy is a large city in the Lorraine region and boasts a wealth of attractions and sights for day trippers. 2013 is a great time to visit Nancy as Renaissance celebrations, festivals and events are taking place all over the city this year.The huge square of the Place Stanislas is one of Nancy's main attractions and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At over 125 metres long, the square is impressive and is a popular meeting place. The square contains many... Read more

Une Introduction à Limousin

Le Limousin est une destination populaire pour les vacanciers Britanniques et il n'est pas difficile de voir pourquoi. Bénéficiant d'zones de beauté naturelle, la région est un excellent choix pour ceux qui souhaitent profiter pleinement de la campagne française. Les trois Limousin sont les ministères de la Creuse, de la Haute-Vienne et Corr?ze et chacun a son propre ensemble unique d'attractions.Le département de la Creuse est située dans le Massif Central et la Rivière la Creuse, qui traverse la région. Le paysage est caractérisé par de douces collines et de spectaculaires vallées. Le temps ici est un peu plus frais et plus humide que dans d'autres régions vois... Read more

Out and about in Vichy

The town of Vichy is situated in the Auvergne region and is known for its springs. Believed to have healing powers, the sulphurous springs attract many thousands of visitors every year. Vichy has traditionally appealed to an older demographic, who flock to the town to receive spa treatments. In recent years, however, the town has made a concerted effort to promote itself as a younger destination by marketing the health benefits of the springs to all age groups.Vichy gets very busy during the summer months but if you're staying in a rustic Auvergne gite in the surrounding Auvergne area, you'll be able to pop into the town to enjoy the sights before leaving the hustle and bus... Read more

Dégustation de vin dans la ville Ensoleillée de la Corse

L'île française de Corse a d'excellentes sol pour la production du vin et vous trouverez de nombreux bons vins rouges et blancs sur l'offre dans les restaurants locaux, les vignobles et les détaillants. La meilleure région pour le vin est probablement Patromonio, situé sur la côte nord de la Corse où le sol est argileux et un peu plus froides climat côtier de créer d'excellentes conditions pour la culture du raisin. Où que vous soyez en séjour en Corse, si vous êtes un passionné de vin buff, il vaut la peine de la planification d'un ou deux jours pour explorer cette région. Si vous séjournez dans un des gites de France Corse de la propriété et de votre propre v... Read more

The Historic Town of Saumur

Situated in the picturesque Loire Valley, the historical town of Saumur is a must for holidaymakers staying nearby. There is a lot to see and do in this charming town and it's a popular daytrip destination for those staying in one of the many Loire Valley gites. Much of the town's unique appearance and charm comes from the fact that most of the buildings were built using local Tuffeau stone. This beautiful, iridescent stone gives much of the town a fairty-tale-like appearance.The town's main attraction is its spectacular white chateau, situated high above the town. It's open all day in the summer months, with reduced hours in operation at other times of year. Built in the 14th... Read more

Où séjourner en Languedoc

Le Languedoc est l'un des français les plus populaires destinations de vacances parmi les Britanniques, mais la région est énorme avec une variété de paysages afin de décider où séjourner peut être difficile. Il y a assez de gites en Languedoc pour répondre à tous les goûts et tous les budgets, mais à penser ce que vous voulez de vos vacances va vous aider à choisir la partie droite de cette région magnifique. Si vous voulez les lumières de la ville et de la vie nocturne ou la paix et la tranquillité dans la campagne, le Languedoc a tout. La vie nocturne Si votre séjour ne serait pas complet sans quelques nuits passées dans des bars animés et sophistiqué c... Read more

The Walled City of Guérande

The beautiful walled city of Guérande is situated in France's Pays de la Loire region and offers a wealth of attractions for visitors. As well as several fascinating museums, the city has an abundance of salt marshes and wetlands. If you want to stay in a self-catering gite Pays de la Loire is an excellent choice of holiday destination. As well as the city of Guérande, the region is also home to Nantes, Angers, Le Mans and many more towns and cities well worth a visit.Guérande dates back to the 11th century but didn't experience considerable growth until the 14th century. The Wars of Succession saw the town extended and fortified. Today Guérande remains walled and can be e... Read more

Five Things to do in Aquitaine

The long, sunny summers and beautiful sandy beaches of Aquitaine make it a firm favourite with holidaymakers. There are countless gites in Aquitaine so there is something to suit every taste and budget. Whether you fancy a holiday in the deepest French countryside or something a stone's throw from the coast, Aquitaine has something for everyone. Here are five of the top things to do while you're there: Take a Trip to Cap Ferret Famous for its fantastic oysters and thriving restaurant scene, the upmarket resort of Cap Ferret is a wonderful place to head for a day out. Regular ferries leave Arachon to transport tourists the short distance to Cap Ferret and, although the headla... Read more

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