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French Roads and traffic in October

October on French roads is a quiet month, with no public holidays, just school ….

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French Roads and traffic in June 2019

June is a fairly quiet month on the roads in France – just the days ….

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French Roads and traffic in May 2019

May is a relatively quiet month on the roads in France – just the days ….

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French Roads and traffic in April 2019

April is relatively quiet month on the roads in France – just the days around ….

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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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Driving in Paris and other cities

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 2019 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 2019

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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Le Mans 24 hours?

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

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Rétromobile, vintage car show in Paris

Now in its 38th year Rétromobile (le salon de la voiture ancienne) is the annual ….

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