A major public inquiry into two proposed high-speed train lines in the South West of France has come out against the plans.
05 May 2015
The uncertainty over the future of the cross-channel ferry service MyFerryLink continues, with Eurotunnel finding it difficult to dispose of the company.
Most ski resorts in the Pyrenees are too small and too dependent on local visitors to have a sustainable future, says the French National Audit Office.
03 Mar 2015
A new €2 billion TGV line between Poitiers and Limoges has been signed off, blighting vast swathes of the Vienne countryside with a project that may never be built.
03 Feb 2015
Eurotunnel has finally thrown in the towel over its ownership of My Ferry Link, but does this mean the end of this cross-channel ferry service?
The cost of ski passes at different resorts in France can vary by a factor of three, but enjoying some good skiing need not necessarily cost a fortune.
07 Jan 2015
The traditional marché de Noël in France is a firm favourite with both tourists and local residents alike.
04 Dec 2014
The privileged status of the rail network in France has been to the detriment of national coach travel, but that may be all about to change.
04 Nov 2014
Air France has been obliged to shelve plans for the proposed expansion of the Transavia low-cost subsidiary, a defining moment for the future of the airline.
07 Oct 2014
With the grape harvest soon upon us in France, we make a selection of some of the wine festivals taking place this autumn.
03 Sep 2014
MyFerryLink has appealed against the decision of the UK monopolies regulator to cease its operations by the end of the year, but faces an uphill task.
05 Aug 2014
Our choice of the best summer festivals throughout France this year to suit all ages, tastes and budgets.
03 Jun 2014
With the main holiday season around the corner, we check out the main ferry routes to France this year.
Where are the best beaches in France this year for the discerning holidaymaker?
Brittany Ferries has succumbed to the attractions of the low-cost travel market by announcing a new 'no-frills' channel ferry service for 2014.
11 Mar 2014
07 Jan 2014
A European directive has come into force aiming to introduce cross-border fines for driving offences, but in practice the impact seems likely to be very limited.
My Ferry Link has been granted a reprieve by the UK courts, but the standoff with the UK Competition Commission may not yet be over.
There can be few major towns or cities in France that do not organise a marché de Noël spectacle each year and so we list our favourites for 2013.
05 Dec 2013
An ambitious new autoroute between Bordeaux and Pau in South West France has hit severe financial difficulties.
05 Nov 2013
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