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Top 10 places to visit in France

Top 10 places to visit in France

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With so many wonderful vistas to choose from, it's difficult to pick the 10 top places to visit in France. Here is just a starting list of France's best sites.

American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris

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A listing of organisations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

British associations and clubs in Paris

British associations and clubs in Paris

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Our handy guide to the British community in Paris, from cricket clubs to Scottish country dancing lessons to where to find a jar of Marmite when you need one.

Top 10 free things to do in Paris

Top 10 free things to do in Paris

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Paris is known for romantic allure but also for being touristic and pricey – let native Parisians guide you to the coolest local free activities.

Top 10 royal French castles in the Loire Valley

Top 10 royal French castles in the Loire Valley

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The Loire Valle was once the stomping ground of French kings and the cradle of French royalty – their elaborate French castles each have a different story to tell.

5 useful travel tips for Greek Islands sailing

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Why not spend your summer sailing the Greek Islands? Find out what you need for a safe – and stress-free – Greek Islands sailing holiday. [Contributed by Sailing Nations]

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

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Travel through the French countryside on a bicycle with an experienced expat Frenchman who has fallen in love with his country again. [Contributed by French Kiwi Cycle Tours]

Top 10 festivals in France

Top 10 festivals in France

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From the historical to the fantastic, France has amazing festivals on offer throughout the year – here are our top 10 picks.

Preparing a French Christmas: It's all about the food

Preparing a French Christmas: It's all about the food

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Like many French holiday traditions, the focus of Christmas and New Year's celebrations in France is on the table. Here's how to prepare French-style Christmas food.

Top 10 places to visit in Paris

Top 10 places to visit in Paris

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A guide to the top things to do in Paris: the best Parisian attractions to visit, sites, museums, galleries and activities in the French capital 'City of Light'.

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

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Plummet in darkness through a mining shaft on Europe’s newest attraction: Efteling’s dive coaster, Baron 1898. [Contributed by Efteling]

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

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You can easily work abroad, volunteer, or meet new people in a diversity of interests – dogs, entrepreneurs, knitting, mothers, soccer, teachers, theatre, technology, translators and more.

10 reasons why Lyon is the capital of gastronomy

10 reasons why Lyon is the capital of gastronomy

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Find out why Lyon has been known as the world's food capital for some 80 years with these top 10 facts on Lyon's gastronomy.

In Great Spirits: The ultimate French wine and cheese guide

In Great Spirits: The ultimate French wine and cheese guide

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Wine educator Sharona Tsubota provides a perfect base to navigating the sophisticated French wine scene and more than 350 French cheeses.

Prête-Moi Paris: Co-working and free computer use in Paris

Prête-Moi Paris: Co-working and free computer use in Paris

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EPN provides public spaces for all ages in Paris: Co-working desks, free computer and internet use, plus 'initiation' lessons for those unfamiliar with computer technology.

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