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Speed limits in France

In an attempt to improve road safety on the country’s roads France has reduced the ….

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10% off car hire

Rentalcars.com are offering 10% off all car rentals in France and the EU for a ….

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Rent a car in France

Car hire is widely available in France, with all the major car rental firms having ….

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Provencal dreaming

Ideas for visiting Provence – wine, food, markets, eating, activities, art…. ….

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Port Lauragais (11 Aude)

Motorway Service Area (aire) on the A61 Autoroute des 2 Mers between Toulouse and Castelnaudry ….

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Autoroute of the Trees – A77

The recently opened A77 Autoroute between Paris and Nevers is named “Autoroute des Arbres” ….

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Norman Foster’s Viaduc de Millau

Channel 5 (23 Jan 05) has a programme on Norman Foster’s Viaduc de Millau ….

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Driving in Paris

We would not generally recommend driving in Paris, with the congestion, difficulty and cost of ….

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Telepeage the French autoroute Tag

UK residents can now purchase a motorway tag (Télépéage) which allows cars to use the ….

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National Ferry Fortnight and balancing time/cost/carbon

The Cross-Channel Ferry companies offer special deals during National Ferry Fortnight 14-28 April 2018 including:

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A new park along the Seine in Paris

On 2 April 2017 the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, opened a new pedestrianised park ….

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Black Saturday

Black Saturday – Every summer the major routes into and out of Paris get very ….

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The Michelin Red Guide

In February every year there is great tension amongst the top chefs in France as ….

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Champs Elysees to be car-free

Anne Hidalgo, the Mayor of Paris has announced that the Avenue des Champs-Élysées will be ….

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French Diesel under €1 per litre

The price of Diesel in France is now below €1.00 per litre, and even though ….

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Paris Honey Festival

Paris is proud of its gardens and hosts an annual Garden Festival Fete des Jardins ….

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Paris traffic restrictions

As from 1 July 2015 the city of Paris has imposed a ban on the ….

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Petrol under £1 a litre in France

With an exchange rate being the highest since 2008 (as at mid Jan 2015) you ….

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New Poole-Gijon Ferry route

A newnferry route to France via Spain? ….

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Le Mans 24 hours?

Le Mans has more to offer than a 24 hour motor race #France ….

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