Archive | June, 2015

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 tables that appear in market squares and streets [...] [...more]

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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 games of their youth and children are responding by staying indoors. [...more]

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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 family [...] [...more]

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Late deals on family holidays in France: Loire Valley and Charente Maritime

Late deals on family holidays in France: Loire Valley and Charente Maritime

Are you still looking for a summer-time family holiday to France? Take advantage of these late deals from siblu and you could be watching a deadly duel in the Loire Valley or a classical concert on the sands of Charente Maritime. [...more]

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Say cheese! Where to find and taste France’s best cheeses

Say cheese! Where to find and taste France’s best cheeses

From fromage museums, to gourmet farms, we asked travel journalist HEIDI FULLER-LOVE to take us on a tour of France’s top cheeses and show us where to sample them. [...more]

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10 great things to do in Normandy with kids

10 great things to do in Normandy with kids

There are many wonderful activities on offer in Normandy for families with kids. Here GRETTA SCHIFANO of mumsdotravel.com picks her favourites. [...more]

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