Those aged 60+ are eligible for substantial discounts on trains in France and Europe.
02 Nov 2010
The patience of local residents seems to be running thin over the conduct of some naturists at the famous resort of Cape d'Agde in Languedoc Roussillon.
Ryanair has announced it is to close its base at Marseille with effect from 11th January 2011, but that may not quite be the end of the story.
15 Oct 2010
Travelling around Paris is cheap and easy if you are prepared to use the extensive Métro system in the city.
30 Sep 2010
Air France is proposing to create a new low-cost subsidiary, but will the pilots allow them?
15 Sep 2010
A consumer review of the main high protection sunscreens in France offers reassuring confirmation of the quality of the products on the market.
30 Jul 2010
The French government have made available a dedicated site in English to check the quality of bathing water anywhere in the country.
A new transport plan for France gives overwhelming priority to development of the rail network.
What are the procedures you should adopt in the event of a breakdown on an autoroute in France?
15 Jul 2010
The French motor rail from Calais to the South of France has stopped this year, so in order to make use of one you will need to cross the Channel to Paris.
Using the French autoroute télépéage system is the fast way to drive to the South of France.
If you wish to relocate to France with your car, you will need to register it with the French authorities. Here's how you do it.
01 Jul 2010
A new international airport has opened at Brive in the Limousin and seems to be an immediate success, but can the region sustain another airport?
15 Jun 2010
To travel from the UK to France a pet must be micro-chipped, vaccinated against rabies, and issued with an EU pet passport.
01 Jun 2010
Road accident figures released by the French government show the most dangerous and safest departments in France.
With volcanic ash still causing a problem, ferry bookings to and from France look set rise this summer, so we review what is available.
18 May 2010
A Ryanair flight en route to Carcassonne found it could not land recently as there was no-one in the control tower!
Two new high speed rail projects are planned for the South West of France, but not without difficulty.
01 Apr 2010
The dogfight between Ryanair and Air France over French skies continues, with a complaint by the French airline to the European Commission.
16 Mar 2010
The two major ski schools in France have resurrected a long standing dispute about the control of skiing lessons on the slopes.
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