France

Exclusive guide to the best holiday destinations in France, independent reviews from award-winning travel writers

Mountain Food in Megève, France

Rupert Parker gets a taste of the mountains at the Toquisimes Food Festival

Read the full story here

Nausicaá, France’s National Sea Centre, Boulogne

Rupert Parker gets up close with the fish in Boulogne in one of Europe’s largest aquariums.

Read the full story here

Le Jardin des Plumes, Giverny, Normandy

Anthea Gerrie eschews dining in Monet’s house for a local Michelin alternative  

Read the full story here

Walking across the Somme. France

Rupert Parker is feeling very biblical as he takes a guided tour across the treacherous Somme estuary at low tide.

Read the full story here

Hiking the Opal Coast from Calais to Boulogne, France

Rupert Parker hikes 50km between these two iconic ferry ports, with the white cliffs of Dover his constant companion on the other side of the channel.

Read the full story here

Eating in Dordogne, France

The Dordogne, with its fairy tale castles, perched precariously on limestone cliffs, and picturesque medieval villages has long been the haunt of the British.

Read the full story here

Poll