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Step back in time with European Heritage Days in September

Step back in time with European Heritage Days in September

If you love French history, you must check out the European Heritage Days that take place over a weekend in September (Friday 14th to Sunday 16th). The Europe-wide initiative gives members of the public access to rarely opened sites and unique events for three days, with a range of incredible attractions in France taking part. Full details [...] [...more]

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Our 4 Favourite French Theme Parks

Our 4 Favourite French Theme Parks

Looking to add something a little different to the itinerary for your family trip to France? Why not consider visiting one of the country’s many high-quality theme/adventure parks! From the huge historical performances at Puy du Fou to the unmissable magic of Disneyland Paris, there’s something for everyone. Here are four of our favourites… 1/ Le [...] [...more]

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Car-free holidays in the south of France

Car-free holidays in the south of France

Although many of our holidaymakers love how easy it is to drive to our French campsites from the UK, it’s equally possible to embrace the Siblu experience without a vehicle of your own. Hopping on a plane or a train with only your essential luggage allows you to wave goodbye to the stress of packing [...] [...more]

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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. [...more]

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10 French towns with wow! factor

10 French towns with wow! factor

Many French towns and villages close to our Siblu Holiday Villages have managed to hold back time and maintain a link to their past, while others have embraced 21st century cool. We’ve listed 10 of our favourites, so why not tell us what you think and add your own suggestions below. Carcasssone (Languedoc, pictured below) has been [...] [...more]

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South of France with ‘Les Enfants’

South of France with ‘Les Enfants’

If you tell people you’re taking the kids to France for a couple of weeks, most will assume you’re talking about Disneyland Paris. However, there is a lot our Gallic neighbours have to offer other than the American theme park. Even better, most are a fraction of the price, giving you and your children a [...] [...more]

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French campsites with spas

French campsites with spas

Who’d have imagined there would ever be French campsites with spas? Well, we’re hoping to pamper campers with our health and wellbeing facilities at siblu holiday villages in 2012. Our selection of saunas, steam rooms, hot tubs and massage treatments will tempt mums who’ve previously pooh-poohed the idea of camping with their family. As an added pick-me-up, [...] [...more]

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Make, bake and cook like the locals in France

Make, bake and cook like the locals in France

We heard this week that a certain travel company is only offering ‘all inclusive’ holidays next summer. How depressing – where is the fun on going to a foreign country and not trying something different. So,  siblu is  making a stand for self-catered holidays in France ! Here are three ideas that we hope will make your [...] [...more]

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Must see guide to Languedoc, in France

Must see guide to Languedoc, in France

In a nutshell How to describe Languedoc? Well, it’s the bit of France’s Mediterranean coast that most of us can’t name without being prompted, ie, it’s not the Cote d’Azur. But being the south of France, you still get buckets of sunshine, incredible beaches, a relaxed attitude to life and beautiful scenery. While the weather and Med [...] [...more]

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