Go with the flow on a holiday in the
Go with the flow on a holiday in the Camargue The TimesThe first few hours on the Rhône à Sète canal in the Camargue were among the most tense I've known on a holiday. It wasn't the handling of the boat (modern ...
Posted on 6 April 2019 | 12:00 am
Art Deco: France's love affair with the
Art Deco: France's love affair with the Roaring Twenties - You are here FRANCE 24In 1918, the cities of northern France were left in ruins. French citizens wanted to forget the war, enjoy the pleasures of peacetime and get on with rebuilding ...
Posted on 16 November 2018 | 12:00 am
First ever omnivorous sharks identified -
First ever omnivorous sharks identified sciencefocus.comBonnethead sharks get the nutrition they require through a diet of vegetation and meat.
Posted on 7 November 2018 | 12:00 am
Yes they cancan: Backstage at the Moulin
Yes they cancan: Backstage at the Moulin Rouge - You are here FRANCE 24Its dancers, costumes and music have dazzled spectators since 1889. Today, the Moulin Rouge still attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year, curious to ...
Posted on 21 September 2018 | 12:00 am
Delta of delights: boating in the south of
Delta of delights: boating in the south of France The GuardianThe marshes, lagoons and salt pans of the Petite Camargue are a serene setting for a canal cruise, and the local rosé means the fun doesn't stop once moored ...
Posted on 14 August 2018 | 12:00 am
Are these the 11 best train journeys to take
Are these the 11 best train journeys to take in France? The Local FranceFrance is renowned for its train services and also its spectacular and beautiful scenery so one of the best ways to enjoy the country is to combine the two. We've ...
Posted on 24 July 2018 | 12:00 am
Europe’s 10 best secret beaches REVEALED -
Europe’s 10 best secret beaches REVEALED ExpressSUMMER means a beach holiday abroad, but for an unforgettable trip you should steer clear of overcrowded European beaches and escape to one of these ...
Posted on 14 May 2018 | 12:00 am
Secret France: five family holiday gems that
Secret France: five family holiday gems that the British haven't discovered yet The TelegraphTelegraph Travel's expat mother Catherine Cooper gives an insider's guide to where British parents ought to be taking their children for a real French holiday.
Posted on 19 March 2018 | 12:00 am
Travel in France: 12 Great Places to Visit
Travel in France: 12 Great Places to Visit in Coastal Languedoc FranceToday.comFrom the Maguelone cathedral to the saltwater lagoons of Aigues-Mortes, our pick of a dozen wonderful spots to visit along the Languedoc coast...
Posted on 18 September 2017 | 12:00 am
French bullfighter locks horns with far
French bullfighter locks horns with far right in legislative vote The GuardianOnce a staple of celebrity magazines, Sara hopes to unseat the far-right Gilbert Collard in the second-round parliamentary vote.
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 12:00 am
What is Marine Le Pen’s policy on pulling
What is Marine Le Pen’s policy on pulling out of the euro? Financial TimesMarine Le Pen, the far-right candidate in France's presidential election, appeared to soften her policy on leaving the euro over the weekend, only days before ...
Posted on 2 May 2017 | 12:00 am
With fish and football, French presidential
With fish and football, French presidential hopefuls woo voters Reuters AfricaFrance's presidential candidates battled for the popular vote on Thursday with far-right Marine Le Pen wooing fishermen and Emmanuel Macron playing soccer ...
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 12:00 am
Medieval city on the sea is a repository of
Medieval city on the sea is a repository of French history — and unexpected U.S. connections Washington PostAdjacent to the Riviera but seemingly worlds away, the medieval walled city of Aigues-Mortes is a mystical place. It was built by Louis IX, the future Saint Louis, ...
Posted on 24 March 2016 | 12:00 am
La Grande-Motte: a brazen and courageous
La Grande-Motte: a brazen and courageous vision of the future Telegraph.co.ukIt's still January as I write this, and in order to stick to my resolution for the month (I've opted for “dry January mornings”), I went to the coast. *Fresh* air, healthy ...
Posted on 1 February 2016 | 12:00 am
Great French train journeys: readers’
Great French train journeys: readers’ travel tips The GuardianStunning views of the Pyrenees, the Mediterranean and the rugged Corsican interior feature in our readers' highlights of rail journeys in France.
Posted on 23 April 2015 | 12:00 am
Le Grau-du-Roi, France: Secret Seaside -
Le Grau-du-Roi, France: Secret Seaside Telegraph.co.ukThe best unsung family beach holiday resorts in Europe: Le Grau-du-Roi, in the south of France, with information on booking accommodation, transport, and ...
Posted on 28 May 2014 | 12:00 am
Cavalaire-sur-Mer, France: Secret Seaside -
Cavalaire-sur-Mer, France: Secret Seaside - Telegraph Telegraph.co.ukThe best unsung family beach holiday resorts in Europe: Cavalaire-sur-Mer, on the Côte d'Azur, including information on booking accommodation, activities and ...
Posted on 28 May 2014 | 12:00 am
Bullfighting: when blood sport spoils a good
Bullfighting: when blood sport spoils a good party Telegraph.co.ukMarch is a bad month for bulls in the South of France. It's the start of both the bull-running season, and also the proper, run-them-through, bullfighting season.
Posted on 18 March 2014 | 12:00 am
France: Languedoc-Roussillon - a taste of
France: Languedoc-Roussillon - a taste of the south, sans the hordes Telegraph.co.ukThere are several reasons to travel to the Languedoc-Roussillon coast this spring. For a start, it is a good way of not going skiing. This is a key consideration if, ...
Posted on 12 February 2013 | 12:00 am
Best beaches on the Languedoc coast, France:
Best beaches on the Languedoc coast, France: Plage de l'Espiguette, Le Grau du Roi Telegraph.co.ukThe beach at Le Grau du Roi, on France's Languedoc coast, is known as Plage de l'Espiguette and is a favourite of those with a sense of adventure.
Posted on 6 May 2010 | 12:00 am
LAccomodations: Canadair CL-415 duo at Le
LAccomodati&!s: Canadair CL-415 duo at Le Grau-du-Roi, France, by Benoit Blocry #travel #travelblogger #nature #traveler #people… https://t.co/Q0Tw9t4SjA
Posted on 11 July 2019 | 11:32 am
Resolved Question: What is a good name for
I'm thinking of Philippe Antoine duPont.. but does that sound "noble" enough ? What is a better last name?
Btw he is the son of a count and a countness.. born in Le-grau-du-port (if thats a good enough place) but lives in the colonies
Posted on 11 January 2014 | 4:03 am
Open Question: A question about a specific
I am wondering if anyone can tell me of a city in France that has two things. One a lighthouse and the other beach cottages, preferably secluded beach areas, where one could go to get away. This is for a book I am writing. Much thanks! :)
Posted on 23 January 2012 | 12:24 am
Resolved Question: How long does it take to
A friend and I are planning a trip to Grau to Roi and want to find out how long it would take to drive, that being the cheaper option. Any one know? Alternatively, if you have driven to the Carcassone that would give me some idea also.
Posted on 15 September 2008 | 7:54 pm