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11 wellbeing spots on the Atlantic coast

The scent of salty air, invigorating sea spray and a relaxing atmosphere... breathe! Happiness is…

A beautiful biodiversity

New Caledonia: Dive into the heart of an…

New Caledonia, a French territory in the South Pacific, has created a new protective framework for…

Route du Rhum

Hop on board with skipper Maxime Sorel

Rising star of the Route du Rhum, Maxime Sorel will leave Saint-Malo for Guadeloupe aboard his…

Sentinels of the sea

From lighthouse to lighthouse in Brittany...

You have arrived at the west coast of the European continent — at Brittany's tip, Finistère's…

Sea and hiking

Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon: 5 outings that will…

More than 4,000 kilometres from mainland France, off the coast of Canada, the archipelago of…

Overlooking the sea

At the table with your feet in the sand on the…

With summer days comes the pleasure of lunch at the water’s edge. On the Côte d'Azur, from Hyères…

Mediterranean picnic

A chic foodie cruise off Marseille

From the Calanques to the Côte Bleue, and the island of Frioul to Corniche Kennedy, Marseille can…

Magical island

6 mysteries surrounding Mont-Saint-Michel

For 13 centuries, this rocky island, nestling in the heart of a huge, beautiful bay has been home…

With the kids

3 days in Marseille: ready for a dose of bracing…

Sunny days in Marseille are plentiful and the call of the sea is strong. Head to Marseille and…

New look

The beaches of the Mediterranean as you’ve never…

Why not take a look at the resorts of the south of France with fresh eyes? This is what artist Maia…

SPONSORED CONTENT | The Islands of Tahiti

Escape winter with this breathtaking underwater…

Did you know you could swim with whales in the Islands of Tahiti during winter? Whales use to give…

Divine diving

New Caledonia: learn it like a fish in 6 lessons

In 2018, New Caledonia celebrates the 10th anniversary of its lagoons making the UNESCO World…

Another view on the sea

Maia Flore’s marine poetry

Atout France gave artist-photographer Maia Flore a blank canvas to put her poetic visual stamp on…

Indiscretion

The new Fondation Carmignac in Porquerolles

20 years ago, Edouard Carmignac fell in love with La Courtade, a farmhouse in Porquerolles. On 2…

Iodized delicacy

We participated in the sea urchin harvest in…

Holidays by foot, by kayak or dug-out canoe

A family trip to meet the wild seals of the Baie…

With its sand, shingle and salt meadows, the coast of Picardy is packed with natural treasures. A…

Sea depths magic

Behind the scenes of the new Nausicaà, we’ve…

The National Sea Centre at Boulogne-sur-Mer in the Hauts-de-France region offers its visitors an…

A challenge for humankind

Dive the coral reefs of the French islands with…

This photojournalist has been passionate about the underwater world for as long as he can remember.…

Preview

Grand Nausicaá: what awaits you at the largest…

On 19 May 2018, Nausicaá is increasing in scope with a new visitor experience, ‘Voyage en Haute…

Climb the highest sand dune in Europe

Eight beautiful reasons to explore the Bay of…

Small oyster-farming ports, sandy beaches, pine forests ... the Bassin d'Arcachon is located 30…

Cycling

The Grand Depart of the Tour de France in Pays de…

With its 2,800km of cycle routes, few French regions are better suited to two-wheeled exploration…

A visit to Mont-Saint-Michel

How to spend a perfect family day out at…

Its silhouette stands out from a thousand: an extraordinary perched village on an island in the…

City breaks

Monaco’s Health Food Hotspots

Feast your way around the Principality Attention, foodies: this one’s for you! With Michelin stars…

FUNDAMENTALS

The islands of Guadeloupe: what to do, what to…

There's no such thing as one Guadeloupe—this archipelago between the Atlantic and the Caribbean …

Seaside

Capturing the sea in Normandy

In Jullouville, Normandy, Eloi de La Monneraye takes photos of the sea. That seems natural, even…

Culture

Saint Tropez on the French Riviera unveils…

The strong connection between Brigitte Bardot and Saint Tropez The love story between Saint-Tropez…

Spa and wellbeing

Spa destinations and hotels in France in …

We aren't lying when we say you can travel to France and return home looking younger each…

Seaside

Play in one of the seaside golfs along the coast…

Golf de Dinard, Brittany Drawn by an Scottish architect Tom Dunn in 1887 and inaugured in 1890, the…

City breaks

Explore Regional France with French Travel…

France nourishes a whole spectrum of expectations beyond Paris. Every one of the country’s diverse…

Art and craft

Itinerary from Aubagne to La Ciotat all the way…

First let's visit Aubagne Provence in the South of France is a very eclectic region. Each city has…