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Statistically speaking, France is the most popular destination for tourists in the world. In 2011, it had almost 80 million foreign visitors – and naturally, most of those travelled during school holiday periods. While…
A season of beautiful weather and a supply of bargain properties have helped My-French-House.com record its busiest summer ever for French property enquiries. Despite having already reached a new record, it is likely September…
Over the summer, a survey revealed that China's favourite luxury fashion brand was Chanel. Not only did the French design label beat many rivals in the fashion stakes, it was also one of the most popular brands overall,…
It’s no secret that Dordogne is a longstanding favourite with holiday makers and second home owners and its popularity has now been confirmed by figures that show it to be the second most searched for region on overseas…
With so little differentiation between the seasons in England in recent years it’s reassuring to know that just across the channel it’s still possible to experience the joys of a colourful spring, the long hot…
Research suggests that expats living in France are the most satisfied with their experience and are increasingly likely to make their move permanent. A slower pace and improved quality of life mean British residents who…
Some of France’s most exclusive properties are tucked away in the hills and valleys of the Provence region, which stretches from chic coastal resorts on the Cote d’Azur to the breathtaking mountain scenery of…
The calm and understated rural landscape of the Loire Valley is the perfect backdrop for this region’s impressive collection of more than 300 historic chateaux. An ideal place to unwind, this picturesque area is dissected…
Every year sports fans and Francophiles the world over are gripped by the Tour de France , one of Europe’s most exciting and challenging endurance events. Covering 3,497 kilometres and passing through spectacular scenery,…