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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.

How to be literary in Paris – past and present

How to be literary in Paris – past and present

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We can’t all be Maupassant or Colette but we can try. Here are five classy ways to do some reading, writing and discover Paris's literary secrets.

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

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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

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.

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