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What to do in Summer in Les Gets

Les Gets is part of the Portes du Soleil, one of the biggest ski areas in the world. But it’s not just a winter destination. …

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Alta Lumina magic forest Les Gets, French Alps

At dusk in the picturesque village of Les Gets, Haute-Savoie, there is no better place to be than Alta Lumina, an enchanted woodland. Climb a …

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Toquicimes Food Festival Megève

Mountain food doesn’t get better than in Megève in the French Alps, nestling in the shadow of Mont Blanc. Rupert Parker attends the Toquicimes Food …

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Food and wine weekend in Lyon

Lyon in the south of France is the proud owner of the title “gastronomic capital of France”. It’s long been home to many top chefs …

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Top things to see and do in the Drôme

Situated to the south of Lyon on the eastern side of the Rhône river, the Drôme department is split into three main areas. The Provençal …

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How to explore the Gorges of Ardeche

The gorges of Ardeche in the far corner of the Rhône-Alpes region, south of France is one of the most popular places to go for …

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Ardeche | Gorges, gorgeous villages and winding roads

The Ardèche with its winding roads and inspiring views is a surprisingly quiet corner of southern France. It’s at the very south of the Rhône-Alpes …

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The Pont d’Arc and the Pont d’Arc Cavern, Ardeche

The Pont d’Arc is a 60m high and 34m wide. It’s a natural bridge carved out of the rock face of the gorge over the …

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5 Brilliant things to do in the Haute-Pyrenees, France

The French Pyrenees are a mountain range unlike any other. Situated along the French-Spanish border, these mountains have a distinct medieval history. Although they are …

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Valence Provence the gateway to the south of France

Valence is in the department of Drome, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes (formerly Rhone-Alpes). Just an hour south of Lyon, Valence is a beautiful and surprising city. It’s known …

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