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Visions of France – Yport

Whilst our usual menu of practical information on visiting France is on hold ….

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2CV Festival, Forges-les-Eaux

24 July 2017 will see a 2CV Festival Fête de la 2CV in Forges-les-Eaux (76 ….

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Neufchatel-en-Bray Cheese Festival

Neufchatel-en-Bray cheese – The Neufchatel-en-Bray (76 Seine-Maritime, Normandie) holds an annual Cheese Festival (Fete du ….

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Transat Jacques Vabre : Le Havre

Every two years a major transatlantic yacht race starts in Le Havre (76 Seine-Maritime, Normandie) ….

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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 1 ….

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Portsmouth – Le Havre Ferries

More UK – France ferry competition this summer ….

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Rouen’s Armada

Every 5 years Rouen (76 Seine-Maritime, Normandie) and the Seine hosts the Armada, l’Armada de ….

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Kite Festival at Dieppe

Watch or take part in Dieppe’s kite flying Festival ….

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Rouen Christmas Market

The traditional Christmas market and festive events in Rouen (76 Seine-Maritime, Normandie) take place from ….

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Rouen and Impressionism in Normandy

Rouen (72 Seine Maritime, Normandie) brings together some of the work of Monet, Pisarro and ….

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Harfleur Christmas Market

The Christmas Market at Harfleur (76 Seine-Maritime, Normandy) on the outskirts of Le Havre takes ….

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Visit Dieppe and Fecamp

The Saint Pierre des Marins Festival takes place on the first weekend of February 2 ….

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Charity Cycle Ride from London to Paris

Medcins du Monde UK (World Doctors) runs an annual London to Paris Bike ride to ….

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Normandy Gardens

It should come as little surprise really, but Normandy is a great destination for gardeners ….

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Christmas Shopping in le Havre

Le Havre (76 Seine-Maritime, Normandie) offers a variety of diversions over the Christmas season, the ….

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Bridging the Seine and the Lot

France has big rivers and great bridges – the spectacular Viaduc de Millau on the ….

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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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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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