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Paris to turn Champs-Élysées into ‘extraordinary garden’

Plans to transform Paris’ Champs-Élysées into ‘an extraordinary garden’ with new attractions and a seasonal urban beach have been given the green light.

Your free essential guide to Hauts-de-France

Just out of Paris in northern France, an elegant historic enclave of horses, castles and luxury claims some of the most stunning tourism experiences.

Tour de France 2020/2021

Tour de France 2020 dates and the chance to win a trip to the 2021 race

See the new dates for the Tour de France 2020 and go in the draw for your chance to win a trip to France in 2021 to experience the race in person.

Hauts-de-France: a road trip through France’s newest region

If you haven’t heard of Hauts-de-France yet, that’s because it is indeed France’s newest region – only formed in 2016, including chateaux, the Remembrance Trail and more. It’s all within an easy drive from Paris, and here’s a six-day road-trip itinerary that will help you see it all.

Visiting Chantilly: the cream of French elegance

Just out of Paris in northern France, an elegant historic enclave of horses, castles and luxury claims some of the most stunning tourism experiences.

5 Mother's Day traditions around the world

5 Mother’s Day traditions around the world

Mother’s Day traditions around the world are quite varied, with interesting origins and meanings behind the holiday in different countries.

The ultra-luxury suite in Paris that costs 18,000 Euro a night

The ultra-luxury suite in Paris that costs 18,000 Euro a night

The Belle Etoile Suite is an ultra-luxury suite in Paris in the historic Le Meurice hotel. Recently renovated, the penthouse epitomises French opulence.

Nice, France: beaches, history and foodie-galore

Nice, France: beaches, history and foodie-galore

Nice, France is a charming sea-side city. It offers beautiful beaches with sparkling turquoise water, a picturesque old town and gourmet food-galore.

In the footsteps of Paul Cézanne

In the footsteps of Paul Cézanne

Writer Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey explored Aix-en-Provence, France to see just what made this town and its surroundings so special to famed artist Paul Cézanne.

The Back-Roads to the front

For the past 20 years, Back-Roads Touring has been offering expert-led battlefields tours of the Western Front and Normandy

Carrières de Lumières, Les Baux-De-Provence, France

Carrieres de Lumieres in Les Baux-De-Provence in France, opened in 1800, is now the most beautiful art gallery and a multimedia deligh.

Novotel Paris les Halles, Paris

Novotel Paris les Halles, Paris

‘The heart of Paris’ is by definition an enviable address and this hotel is happy to share it with the Louvre and Pompidou Centre