Want to stay in Paris without breaking the bank? There are lots of really good value, clean, safe and friendly hostels that welcome guests of all ages. It’s not just old fashioned dormitory accommodation either, as many of them also offer private rooms with TV’s...

Well, first and foremost: Snow. Lots of snow. But a ski holiday isn’t just about the snow of course, as most places in the northern hemisphere see enough of it every winter. It’s a chance to do something not just off the beaten path, but many...

When you think of snowboarding in France, Meribel, Chamonix or Courchevel might come to mind. Saint Gervais was pretty unknown to me before I went but I managed to sneak in a spring snowboarding trip before the snow disappeared. Naturally I jumped at the chance...

France has long been a popular tourist destination, and the south east region has a character all its own with a rich heritage, great cuisine and lush landscapes. Getting there The south east region of France is well served by a variety of transport options. France's rail...

Most arrive to Bastia by ferry. You have to work to get here, but once you do, you discover an atmospheric old port town, not quite French, but quite Corsican. The dynamic, baroque cultural resort sprawls out across a hillside. Tenement buildings jumble into the...