Archives for the ‘Travel and Leisure’ Category

5 Reasons to Holiday in France next Summer

By • Nov 15th, 2013 • Category: Travel and Leisure

France has long been one of Europe’s favourite holiday destinations, but sometimes it’s easy to forget just how much there is going on during the summer months. From majoring sporting events to vibrant carnivals and music festivals, there’s plenty to do on top of the usual highlights such as sightseeing and sampling of some of the world’s finest cuisine.

Discover the best cycling routes in France

By • Jul 27th, 2012 • Category: Travel and Leisure

It may have been the Tour de France that inspired you to do more cycling or perhaps the chance to meander along a more sedate trail. Cycling has never been more popular thanks to the efforts of Bradley Wiggins. France is one of the best countries in the world to explore by bike and has […]

Is France the Ultimate Retirement Destination?

By • Jan 10th, 2012 • Category: Travel and Leisure

France: Retirement Destination Almost one million former British residents now receive their British State Pension abroad, with Spain heading up the list of relocation hotspots and France taking the second slot. Those who chose the latter, though, would argue that France is undoubtedly the ultimate retirement destination for a wide variety of reasons. Firstly, it’s […]