Your latest edition of Bonnes Vacances - Look inside for some great French holiday ideas.

Eleanor Fullalove

Welcome to Bonnes Vacances, the newsletter from FrenchEntrée designed to inspire your next French holiday. We have some great French break ideas, from family days out in La Vienne to cycling excursions in the Aveyron, as well as a round up of what’s on in Alsace-Lorraine and a visit to Deauville and Trouville in Normandy. Also inside this latest edition: boating in France, a painting holiday in Brittany and a French immersion course in Provence - take your pick!


La Vienne – Where the Magic Happens

Close encounters of the magical kind await you when you travel both back in time and way into the future at La Vienne. The banks of the Vienne River have some fascinating chateaux and historical towns.

Foodie Specialities from Vichy in Auvergne

Take a trip to the thermal spa town in Auvergne and you'll find lots of local delicacies on the menu. Here's our at a glance guide to what to eat and drink in Vichy.

Cycling Holidays in France

Cycling Magnolias offers casual to challenging cycling holidays in France with the option to stay at the beautiful Les Magnolias Hotel and ride their 13 stunning routes.

J’adore la France

J’adore la France is an online travel agency offering tailor-made holidays to France and Corsica that has extensive knowledge of the language and the culture.

A Tale of Two Towns, Deauville & Trouville

There is more than a bridge linking Deauville with Trouville. Both villages on Normandy’s Côte Fleurie have a casino, a beach boardwalk and a film festival... but as Eleanor Fullalove found, the similarities end there.

Book your winter holiday early

Manigod, the Aravis ski village in Haute Savoie, invites you to discover its landscapes, lifestyle, traditions and gastronomy by giving you 10 reasons to enjoy an unforgettable holiday here.

Holiday Accommodation

This village house with sun drenched views and pool sleeps 6 or 8. Close to the River Orb, vineyards and wonderful walks. 

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What's On in Alsace

Join the locals in celebrating the heritage of this region and its regional delicacies at events across Alsace and Lorraine. From June's Cherry Festival to July's Festival International de Colmar, you'll be spoiled for choice!

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Digital Edition

The May/June issue is a seaside special in preparation for your summer holiday to France. Take a civilised break in Paris-Plage or tour the land of fizz. Preview or subscribe today.

Holiday Accommodation

Family B&B near the Loire Valley. Situated a few miles south of the Loire Valley, the beautiful La Grande Maison comprises of 2 gîtes and B&B suite. Set within 3 acres of wooded land with nearby activities such as wine tours, fishing, cycling, golf and Futuroscope.

.fr France Travel Magazine

In issue 5 of our free digital travel magazine: Sheep with Altitude, Best of Burgundy, Corsican Life and A Taste of Alsace.

Learn French

French immersion course for adults in the heart of Provence. Prepare yourself for settling in France and improve your job skills with CREA-LANGUES.


Holiday Accommodation

A cruise on the Saint Louis - hotel barging at its best. Each day is divided between cruising gently along the canal through glorious rural countryside, and guided excursions.

Discover the Widest Range of French Wines in Calais!

Pre-order on our website a minimum of £30 and receive six free bottles.

10% Discount for All Summer Bookings with France Afloat

The canals of France offer an unrivalled opportunity to see and visit France at a slow and comfortable pace. France Afloat can guide you to the perfect boating holiday.

Self-catering Manor House and Holiday Cottages

Set in 3 acres of landscaped gardens, in a beautiful hamlet in Brittany, the manor house and holiday cottages offer a high standard of self-catering accommodation.


Standard sized essential quality toiletries delivered to your destination. Avoid hastle at the airport with overweight luggage and liquids in your cabin bag. More space and no spills.

Landscape Painting Holiday

7 day residential course in acrylics, oils, pastels and watercolour led by respected landscape artist Frank Knott in the Finistère countryside. Luxury farmhouse accommodation. 12th to 19th September.

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