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Mary Anne Evans

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By Mary Anne Evans

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • The Most Beautiful Villages in France – Les Plus Beaux Villages de France Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      The Most Beautiful Villages of France, Les Plus Beaux Villages de France classifies the most attractive villages in France. Check out some of them here.
    • Romantic Vezelay in Burgundy Created: Thursday, November 29, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Vezelay in Burgundy is a beautiful hilltop village looking out over the surrounding vineyards and rolling landscape. The village's great claim to fame is the glorious Romanesque basilica. Today the Unesco World Heritage Site is a great tourist attraction, but in the past it was one of the great centers of Christendom.
    • The Pont d’Arc Cave in the Ardeche – A New UNESCO World Heritage Site Created: Friday, July 04, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      The Pont d’Arc Cave in the Ardeche is a new UNESCO World Heritage Site and is older than Lasacaux in the Dordogne. A replica will open in Spring 2015.
    • Tour de France 2014 Week 3: Sunday July 20th to Sunday July 27th Created: Thursday, April 17, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014
      Tour de France Week 3 from Sunday July 20th to Sunday July 27th 2014. The route from the wine country in the Dordogne to the Champs-Elysees final in Paris
    • The Périgord Vert – the gentler and very British face of the Dordogne Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      The Périgord Vert – the gentler and very British face of the Dordogne. Check out this English view of the glorious area of south west France.
    • A Short Trip around the Dordogne in South West France in 4 days Created: Sunday, May 25, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      This 4-Day Dordogne tour starts at charming Brive-la-Gaillarde which has an old center, a museum with Mortlake tapestries and the Denoix distillery
    • The Renoir Museum in Cagnes-sur-Mer, Cote d’Azur Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      The Impressionist painter, Pierre Auguste Renoir, spent his last years at Les Collettes, a charming farmhouse, now the Renoir Museum in Cagnes-sur-Mer.
    • The French Port of Rochefort and American History Created: Thursday, June 19, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      The French ship L'Hermione helped the American Revolution. A faithful replica built in Rochefort in France sails for the USA in 2015. Visit the ship now.
    • A Visit to La Rochelle on the French Atlantic Coast Created: Thursday, May 29, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      A Tour of La Rochelle, a maritime city on the west coast of France where the Museum of the New World shows the links to the Americas.
    • Guide to Reims in Champagne Created: Sunday, October 30, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      Reims, the capital of Champagne, makes a wonderful day or overnight trip from Paris. Discover what to see, where to stay, the best places to dine and where to try Champagne in this guide to Reims.
    • The German World War I Moreau Rest Camp in Champagne Created: Wednesday, July 09, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      The Moreau Valley camp was a World War I Geman third-line rest camp in the Argonne forest in champagne. It's well worth a visit from a good nearby hotel.
    • Paris or London to Beaune by Train, Car and Flight Created: Friday, December 07, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      How to get from Paris or London to Beaune by train, car and flight. Use this information resource to plan your journey in France.
    • Tour de France 2014 Week 1 in North France Created: Monday, April 14, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      Tour de France 2014, Follow Week 1 from Saturday July 5th in Yorkshire to the Vosges mountains in eastern France. Suggestions for sightseeing and where to stay.
    • Tour de France 2014 Created: Friday, March 28, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      The Tour de France is the world's greatest cycle race. Check out this guide to the route, the map, the teams, the prize money, what the jerseys mean and past winners.
    • Top Attractions in Strasbourg, Alsace Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Strasbourg is on the border with Germany, and with the European Parliament based here, it's one of Europe's great cities. Here are 10 attractions and things to do.
    • Best Beaches in Normandy Created: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A Guide to the best beaches in Normandy, from the Cotentin Peninsula to the great cliffs of Falaise and beautiful Etretat plage. From the beaches which saw the Normandy D-Day landings to the smart ...
    • France Visa Created: Monday, May 03, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      One of the first major steps - and brushes with French red tape - people encounter when planning to relocate to France is applying for the France visa. Find out whether you need a visa to stay in F...
    • Wellington Quarry Created: Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      The Wellington Quarry Museum is an exceptional and eerie place. Located in the tunnels that criss- cross the ground 20 meters beneath Arras, the museum commemorates and tells the story of the World War I Battle of Arras on April 9th, 1917.
    • Top Romantic Cities in France Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      If you are planning to honeymoon in France or a take special getaway with your sweetheart, use this list as your guide.
    • The Main Mountain Ranges of France from the Alps to the Pyrenees Created: Monday, February 24, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      The 7 main mountain ranges of France all offer both winter and summer playgrounds.
    • Travel from Paris and London to Mont St Michel Created: Saturday, August 31, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Details of how to get from Paris and the U.K. to Mont St Michel on the Normandy coast by various forms of transportation. Use these information resources to plan your journey.
    • The Great World War I Museum Created: Friday, November 11, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      The Great War Museum (Le Musee de la Grande Guerre), commemorating World War I in a new and different way, is located in Meaux, just outside Paris. Opened at 11am on Friday November 11th, 2011, it ...
    • Foix, France Created: Thursday, July 03, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Foix, France is a small city with a big personality. Surrounded by mountains and sliced with rivers, this is a true gateway to the Pyrenees. Situated about 30 miles from Toulouse or 40 miles from A...
    • How to get from Paris and the UK to Lourdes Created: Monday, December 31, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      How to Get from Paris and London to Lourdes in the Midi-Pyrenees by train, car and flight. Use this information resource to plan your journey in France.
    • The Best Beaches from the French Riviera beaches to Naturist Resorts Created: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Where will you choose to go? The French Atlantic coast? Normandy? Brittany? Check the suggestions here to choose where to swim, sail, surf or just relax.
    • How to get from Paris and the U.K. to Deauville in Normandy Created: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      How to Get from Paris and from the U.K. to Deauville in Normandy by train, air, car and ferry. Use this information resource to plan your journey in France.
    • Cost of Travel Hotels and Accommodations - France Hotel Price Guide Created: Saturday, August 07, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Cost of Travel Accommodation - France Hotel Price Guide - Travel Accommodation Price Bands" itemprop="description"> Sunday, April 18, 2004 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Hotel Eve is the only hotel in Cap d'Agde's popular naturist quarter. The hotel features a heated pool, a super-friendly staff, a sauna and a 24-hour lounge. Find out all the pros and cons of this ...
    • Guide to Attractions in Tours and Tourist Information Created: Monday, March 18, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      The City of Tours stands at the junction where the Loire and Cher rivers join. It’s the chief town of the Loire Valley and is less than an hour away from Paris by TGV. It’s particularly...
    • Eurostar between London, Paris and Lille Created: Friday, October 07, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      A guide to Eurostar trains between London, Paris and Lille. Eurostar also goes to Brussels and connects to many other French cities as well as the most popular French ski resorts."
    • Cannes Film Festival Created: Thursday, April 24, 2003 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      The Cannes Film Festival is one of the film world's greatest events. Every year it attracts tourists, celebrities and the star-struck who come to this French Riviera resort to celebrate the film industry. Read about the Cannes Film Festival, or Festival de Cannes and the festival's history and discover more about visiting Cannes, the star of the Côte d'Azur.
    • French Roads and Driving Advice Created: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      It's really important to know the rules and regulations of French roads when you're driving in France. Who has priority? How to find out more about traffic jams? You'll get all this and more inform...

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