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06 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Route des Crêtes, between Cassis and La Ciotat

The Route des Crêtes is a long winding road that connects La Ciotat to Cassis and is part of the Calanques National Park. Belvederes are set up along the road to allow you to admire the exceptional panorama that awaits you. You will be able to see the Bay of La Ciotat, the Ile Verte in the background, the massif of the Calanques which plunge into the sea, and in good weather you will be able to see the chain of the islands of Marseille.

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05 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Train de la Rhune, an authentic cogwheel train

The Rhune train is an authentic cogwheel train, almost a century old collection that will take you to the most legendary peak in the Basque Country. The departure is in the town of Sara, about 10km from Saint-Jean-Luz and Biarritz, you will live a unique experience through forests, ravines and bogs on the mountainside.

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04 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Pure France

Vichy, a city in the heart of nature

Vichy is a small town that can easily be explored on foot. Less than 550 hectares, it runs in all directions with many routes in the parks or the pedestrian shopping area. Very pleasant and welcoming, discover what the city of Vichy has to offer.

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19 July 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

DisneyLand Paris, the greatest classics

Live an imaginary stay in the heart of the most famous park that attracts a large number of visitors each year: Disneyland Paris. Attractions, parades, restaurants, shops, experience the magical magic of Disney. You will dive into breathtaking worlds with attractions for a unique moment.

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18 July 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture

The feast of Saint-Jean, celebrate the summer solstice

The feast of Saint-Jean the Baptist, June 24, is originally a Christian holiday, traditionally accompanied by large bonfires. It celebrates the summer solstice, in connection with the worship of the sun. The solstice fires or pagan solstice fires were lit in the Middle Ages at the crossroads of paths, in the fields, to prevent witches and magicians from passing there during that night.

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17 July 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Visit La Rochelle

In the southwest of France, La Rochelle is one of the must-sees on the Atlantic Coast. You may be wondering, what to do in La Rochelle? Places of interest not to be missed, information, visits; let's discover La Rochelle and the surrounding area together.

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17 July 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism, Holidays

Le Somail, a charming stopover on the Canal du Midi

20 minutes from Narbonne, discover the hamlet of Somail, built on the Canal du Midi. One can only be charmed by the architectural ensemble classified as historic monuments and listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will appreciate the calm of a stroll on the Canal or simply sit down at the table at one of the restaurants after having taken advantage of one of the unusual visits where you will learn

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15 June 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Architecture, Holidays, Tourism

The Most Beautiful Villages In France

Come and discover The Most Beautiful Villages In France. 'Les Plus Beaux Villages De France' is an official association which awards the title to villages throughout France based on several criteria. There are currently 159 villages which hold the title - located between the sea and the mountains, rich with their heritage, architecture, culture and gastronomy.

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06 June 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Un séjour à Bordeaux

If you are on vacation in Bordeaux, we have prepared a selection of unmissable places for you. Going through tasting, visits to museums, good restaurants, places to relax, cultural walks... discover Bordeaux from all angles with its visits and discoveries.

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28 May 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Château de Bonaguil Fumel

The Château de Bonaguil is a former 13th century fortified castle which stands in the French town of Saint-Front-sur-Lémance in the Lot-et-Garonne department in New Aquitaine. Only 2 hours from Bordeaux and Toulouse. This site classified as a Historic Monument is located a stone's throw from the Dordogne and is open every day from 10 am to 6 pm.

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19 May 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Sports and leisure

Defi Wind Gruissan 2023

From May 18 to 21, 2023 takes place in Gruissan as every year, the Défi Wind. This event brings together professional and amateur Windsurf enthusiasts on a starting line. The biggest windsurfing event in the world will celebrate its 21st edition with more than 1,000 windsurfers from around the world gathered to compete against the 'Tramontane'. It has become a festival that celebrates passion for windsurfing through moments of friendship with music, on the exhibition stands and in the village.

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01 April 2023  |  Virginie Erre  |  Gastronomy, Restaurants

La Galinette starred restaurant in Perpignan

Discover the starred restaurant La Galinette in Perpignan. Christophe Comes opened La Galinette in 2000 and 7 years later received a star in the Michelin Guide. Christophe Comes is passionate about the land and associates his restaurant with a 2-hectare vegetable garden that he cares for. Fruits and vegetables grow with love in this garden. And it shows on the plate.

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22 March 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Restaurants, Gastronomy

Creperie la Place, in Versailles

Located in Versailles a few steps from the Palace, this creperie is a restaurant specializing in Breton specialities. The decoration and the welcome make it a very pleasant and warm place. You will find the classic Breton pancakes, but also the most exotic, as well as sweet crepes with chocolate, tatin, kinder for the greediest. You can also taste salads or others.

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