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Flower Market at Nerac

The town of Nérac (47 Lot-et-Garonne, Nouvelle Aquitaine) holds its annual Flower Market (marché ….

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Nouvelle Aquitaine

Nouvelle Aquitaine is the new name for the new region formed by the merger of ….

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Top attractions in France

EU citizens under the age of 26 get free entry into most of France’s national ….

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Asparagus Festival

France is well-known for celebrating local food produce, and Fargues Sur Ourbise (47 Lot-et-Garonne, Aquitaine) ….

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European Heritage Open Days

Journées européennes du patrimoine (European Heritage Open Days) in France are 15 – 16 ….

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Côtes de Duras wine fair

The town of Duras (47 Lot et Garonne, Nouvelle Aquitaine) boasts an impressive Chateau on ….

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New high-speed train lines planned for SW France.

The French Government has announced plans to extend the high speed train network beyond Bordeaux ….

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Back Roads France

One of the joys of travelling through France by car is the opportunity to get ….

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Exploring the White Quercy in South West France

Amanda Lawrence’s new bookWhite Stone, Black Wine: focuses on part of deepest South West France, ….

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Music Festival in Montauban

The elegant city of Montauban (82 Tarn-et-Garonne, Occitanie) gets its streets filled with music from ….

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British Winemakers turned French Vignerons

Simon Hawkins at Domaine du Fontenay

Jancis Robinson in the Financial Times (12 May ….

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Travels through the Lot Valley

Regular readers will be aware the the Lot Valley in the South West of ….

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Internal flights in France

Information on domestic flights in France is not easy to come by, one reason ….

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Exploring the South West of France

The problem (and delight) of South West France is that there are so many areas ….

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Cotes du Marmandais

A small wine producing area to the south east of Bordeaux ….

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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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Visiting French Wine Co-ops

france,wine,visit,co-operatives,cooperative,coop,tasting,cave,vignerons ….

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Cotes du Marmandais

Cotes du Marmandais, 47 Lot-et-Garonne, Aquitaine (see map) The Cotes du Marmandais is one of ….

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Buzet wine Festival

6 July 2019 A date to put in the diary in July is the Buzet ….

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Agen Prunes Festival

Agen Prunes Festival in SW France ….

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