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The Top places to visit in France

French TV Channel France 2 has published a list of the Top places to visit ….

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Amiens Centenary Air Show

As part of the commemorations of World War One, there is to be a Centenary ….

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The Great War Revisited

Vimy Canadian memorial

With 2014 seeing the centenary of the outbreak of the ….

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Amiens Water Market

Amiens (30 Somme, Hauts de France) is mainly known for its gothic cathedral, but in ….

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Amiens Cathedral in Colour

Amiens Cathedral all lit up! ….

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Steam Festival on the Somme

The Bay of the Somme – nature, birds and a Steam Fair! ….

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Worth a detour – St Valery-sur-Somme

Situated just an hour south of the Channel port of Calais , St Valery-sur-Somme (80 ….

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Somme Bird and Nature Festival

A peaceful bird and nature Festival on the Somme ….

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Amiens, Chocolate and Australians

Amiens Cathedral

I have in the past been somewhat dismissive of the city of ….

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Amiens Water Market

Amiens (80 Somme, Hauts de France) holds an annual “Marche sur l’eau” as part of ….

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Amiens Cathedral in Colour

The Somme evokes images of World War I and battlefields, but it has much more ….

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France-emotion – Great photos of French cities

Featured at the France Show was a fascinating display of images sponsored by the London ….

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Amiens Christmas Market and Cathedral in lights!

Amiens Christmas Market (80 Somme, Hauts de France) runs from 23 November – 31 December ….

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In praise of autoroute “aires”?

Whilst French autoroutes tend to offer a more enjoyable drive than UK motorways, most are ….

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Toll Free Autoroutes in France

Most French autoroutes between major towns and cities are toll motorways, which whilst often offering ….

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Tourist Trains in France

There is a well-established network of local and highspeed intercity trains in France, and of ….

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