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FROM the revered Arnaud Massy, the hapless Jean Van de Velde to current US LPGA player Karine Icher, France has, despite the bemusement of many, contributed much to the history of golf yet somewhat surprisingly remains sadly…
With record numbers of UK pupils passing their ‘A’ levels with increasing ease each year, has the time come to adopt the French baccalaureate system? The majority of British students study the three subjects…
What is it about the Tarn et Garonne that draws people back again and again? Could it be the diversity of the scenery, the long hot summers, the medieval villages that look like film sets or the friendly hospitable locals?…
More CHIC than Paris, cheaper than Milan and with over 3,000 hours of coastal sunshine every year – what’s not to like about the Côte d’Azur? In the fact the entire South East of France, taking…
A PLEASANT distance from the claustrophobic tourist trail, the Béziers area of the Herault offers visitors and buyers very good value for money along with an opportunity to immerse themselves in an upwardly mobile…
December 26th and the few days that follow are some of the biggest days for travel planning. With the panics about last minute present buying and Christmas dinner out of the way, people have a chance to relax and start thinking…
Before you book your visit to France, why not learn about what the weather conditions are likely to be. Some areas of France benefit from excellent weather conditions in summer, but its winters can be cold, especially in…
The Dordogne, also well-known under the former name Périgord can be found in the south West region of France and forms part of the Aquitaine region. Its name originates from the river Dordogne which runs through the…
Every year, people all over the world look forward to the experience and wait impatiently for the new cuvée to land on the shelves as soon as possible after the third Thursday of November. Beaujolais Nouveau wine…