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3 top spots to visit on Provence's lavender route

From Vaucluse to Drôme, the beloved lavender fields are among the most beautiful landscapes in…

Nature

Rendez-vous at Île d'Yeu in Vendée

Just off the coast of the Vendée region lies a gem. A shining diamond, filled with untamed lands…

Hiking

5 must-dos from a Guiana Amazonian Park guide

France’s biggest national park, and even Europe’s, is actually in South America!

Nature

Guadeloupe: 4 great reasons to climb La Soufrière

Known as the old lady, the vié madanm la in Créole, La Soufrière is the headline attraction in the…

Nature

Turtle-watching in French Guiana: tips from a…

Could there be a more moving sight than a sea turtle emerging from the waves, digging its nest in…

FUNDAMENTALS

The Vosges Mountains: what to do, what to see…

Set in the heart of a remarkable area of outstanding natural beauty, the Vosges Mountains are a…

Culture

The ‘ABC’ of châteaux

There are magnificent châteaux dotted throughout the Loire Valley (External link) , with 21 of…

Nature

French Guiana

Get to know French Guiana A kingdom of forests, rivers and animals, French Guiana seduces all…

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Top 10 best things to do in Tahiti

Fancy a visit to The Islands of Tahiti? Turquoise waters, swimming with rays and (docile) sharks,…

Seaside

Cap d’Agde

Feel Cap d’Agde with our top 5 sensory experiences… See the medieval fortress in Agde, an ancient…

A flower castle

The Domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire

On the banks of the River Loire, the Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire is open all year round for…

Nature

8 great ideas for celebrating springtime in…

There’s more to Champagne than, well, champagne... Visiting its wine cellars in the run-up to…

Nature

Meeting the other residents of…

Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon is home to a well-preserved and varied wildlife. It is a playground for…

Nature

Top 5 birdwatching sites in…

25km from the coast of Newfoundland in Canada, Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon’s eight islands are a…

Hiking

Walking the Pyrenees: 4 spectacular stages of the…

On his journey to walk across France, Mathieu Mouillet took the GR10 and crossed the Atlantic…

Seaside

Tahiti: Ecotourism

Tahiti has an incalculable number of secrets. These small sandy coral islands have seen many hotel…

Nature

A spectacular visit to Reunion Island: follow the…

Spectacular is the word! Ludovic Rivière shares his adventures among the volcanoes and waterfalls…

Occitanie - Sud de France

Languedoc: a week in which you get to play the…

You could have simply rented a house with a pool in a little Languedoc village. Gone shopping at…

Nature

8 ways to count the days left til summer around…

The sun is out. The days are longer. But there’s still no crowds or traffic jams. Keep it to…

Seaside

5 great reasons to visit Bora Bora

Rising from the seas in the heart of the South Pacific, Bora Bora is the jewel of French Polynesia:…

Architecture

The art of surprise: Avignon

What if the greatest journey in the world was all about the detours? In France, you sometimes have…

Nature

How I managed to avoid champagne in Champagne

What if the greatest journey in the world was all about the detours? In France, you sometimes have…

Seaside

Enjoy some truly extraordinary experiences…

Thanks to the exceptional biodiversity of the Mayotte Lagoon, one of the most beautiful in the…

Seaside

Did you know that over water bungalows were…

They conjure up images of dream holidays in far-flung lagoons, and over water bungalows were…

Nature

The unique natural treasures of the…

Bordered by the River Lot to the east and the vineyards of the Gironde, including Saint-Emilion, to…

Nature

8 zen moments to recharge your batteries in the…

Think you know it all about the Dordogne valley? From an inner journey to a journey through time, a…

Seaside

7 experiences to see Mayotte’s lagoon at its best

Sail between islets and sandbanks, swim with turtles, spot humpback whales, or take off in a…

Nature

True adventure: in French Guiana with Alex Vizeo

Nocturnal canoeing, a meeting with sloths, a night in a hammock 20 metres above the ground... This…

Cruises

The Seine Valley in Normandy

From Burgundy to Normandy and Paris, the famous river livens up all the regions it passes through.…

Mountain

Exhilarating outdoor pursuits – thrills and…

Despite its relatively compact size, France boasts a huge range of extraordinarily diverse…