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Rhododendron Festival!

The village of Châteauneuf-sur-Loire (45 Loiret, Centre Val-de-Loire) lies just to the east of Orléans ….

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France Cycle Routes

France has always been keen on cycling – the annual Tour de France is probably ….

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Rouen and the Joan of Arc Museum

The Cathedral de Notre Dame in Rouen is illuminated at night Cathédrale de Lumière ….

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Medieval French Gardens

There are a selection of “medieval” gardens in central France which could be worth a ….

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Orelans and Joan of Arc – 600+ years

celebrations in Orleans to celebrate the Maid of Orleans, national heroine and saint, born 600 years ago ….

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Loire – 800km Cycle Route

A mere 800km of cycling along the Loire Valley ….

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Festival of the Loire at Orleans

The city of Orléans(45, Loiret, Centre-Val de Loire) hosts the Festival de Loire every 2 ….

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Vines, Loire wines and ramblings

If you are in the Loire Valley for the weekend of 31 August – 1 ….

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Orleans – worth a stop

For many visitors to France from the UK, the City of Orleans(45 Loiret, Centre-Val-de-Loire) is ….

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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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Bonny-sur-Loire Wine Fair

Sunday 28 July 2019 sees the annual Fete des Vins at Bonny-sur-Loire.(45 Loiret, Centre-Val-de-Loire), Although ….

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Loire Valley Wine route – free map and guide

There’s a new free map and guide available from InterLoire (the official wine body ….

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On your bicyclette – City Bike Hire in France

Velomagg in Montepellier (34 Herault, Languedoc-Roussillon) is another of the growing number of city bike ….

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Paris – Nice Cycle race

The start of the cycling season in France is marked by the somewhat mis-named Paris-Nice ….

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On your bicyclette! City bike schemes in France

It all started in Paris with the Velib’ Scheme – an amalgam of Velo (cycle) ….

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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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Festival of the Loire

Orleans (45 Loiret, Centre) celebrates Europe’s last wild river, the Loire, with a meeting of French ….

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