Archive | May, 2010

Guide to the Vendée, in France

Guide to the Vendée, in France

In a nutshell The Vendée, a coastal departement of the Pays de la Loire region, is one of the most fantastic family holiday destinations in France. There are beautiful wild beaches —140kms of big sandy, sunny coastline — and very civilised towns with excellent shopping and restaurants. The Vendée also boasts more 3* and 4* holiday [...] [...more]

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What to see in the Loire Valley

What to see in the Loire Valley

In a nutshell The Val de Loire was the play-place of French royalty before they lost their heads, which is why the region is still dominated by 160 stunning châteaux. It’s a World Heritage Site with many small villages and towns which have grown around the larger châteaux over the years, so there is plenty to discover [...] [...more]

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Siblu Holiday’s guide to Brittany

Siblu Holiday’s guide to Brittany

In a nutshell Brittany has the longest coastline in France and is most famous for its rugged beauty and ancient traditions. The region is a Gallic mirror of Cornwall, and even has its own Côte de Cornouaille which offers lots for young families who love the seaside, food and history. Brittany does food very well, and the [...] [...more]

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