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The Most Family-Friendly Destinations in France

 
France is a popular summer holiday destination amongst Brits; from the pebbled beaches of the north to the buzz of Paris and the glamour of the south coast, there is something on offer for everyone. Requirements for a holiday tend to differ depending on your reasons for travelling and the people you’re holidaying with. For [...]

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Sweet Traditions

Sweet Traditions

Home of gastronomy and great restaurants, France also has industrial bounce house dozens of sugary specialties. From candied chestnuts to Calissons we take a tour of France’s top ten traditional sweets and find out where to taste them.

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Vendee holidays guide

Vendee holidays guide

Tucked between the Atlantic Ocean and the Loire, the department of Vendée offers all the elements of the perfect family holiday. Pictures and words by Gillian Thornton.

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Brittany holiday guide

Brittany holiday guide

An established favourite with British holidaymakers, Brittany extends an open invitation to ‘Be Breizh’ … Pictures and words by Gillian Thornton.

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Languedoc holidays guide

Languedoc holidays guide

Beautiful beaches and family facilities combine with history Used commercial bounce houses for sale and culture in sunny Languedoc-Roussillon. Pictures and words by Gillian Thornton.

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Normandy holiday guide

Normandy holiday guide

The department of Calvados includes lush countryside, historic towns, and some of the best sandy beaches in Normandy. Pictures and words by Gillian Thornton.

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Aquitaine holiday guide

Aquitaine holiday guide

Sandy shores and shady forests make Aquitaine the perfect choice for outdoor enthusiasts. Pictures and words by Gillian Thornton.

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France’s best flea markets

France’s best flea markets

Browsing among the treasures on offer at the local flea market is undoubtedly one of the great pleasures of holidays in France. We asked bargain hunter ANGELA YOUNGMAN to tell us about her favourite flea markets.

You never know just what is hidden on one of the many industrial bounce house tables that appear in market [...]

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We’ve launched an outdoor play guide (because parents have forgotten the games they loved as children)

We’ve launched an outdoor play guide (because parents have forgotten the games they loved as children)

Do you remember games of blind man’s bluff in the schoolyard and firing marbles as the evening sun sets? It seems that a generation of parents have forgotten the rules to the outdoor industrial bounce house games of their youth and children are responding by staying indoors.

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Brittany’s myths and legends

Brittany’s myths and legends

Brittany has a rich repertoire of myths and folk legends, visiting the places where these adventures took place is a fantastic way to entertain the family while holidaying. Many Breton tales share their roots with Celtic folklore so characters should be familiar to all.
It’s not only myths which give pizzazz to Brittany, if your industrial [...]

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