Driving to France: ferry or Eurotunnel?
Getting you closer to central and western France will require a longer – and more expensive – ferry crossing. It takes approximately four hours to get to Dieppe, six to Caen or Roscoff, and between eight and 12 to St Malo or Le Havre. Overnight ...
The world is not enough
The platform would enable women, who love to travel, to roam around the world with other women. The all-women ... France -St Malo and St Michel are two unusual places on the emerald coast which boast some of the highest tides in Europe. * The Azores ...
France's family favourite: How Ile de Re always works its magic on lively children and stressed-out parents
The island was chosen as the backdrop for Joan Collins's latest film, The Time Of Their Lives, a road trip movie co-starring the original Shirley Valentine, Pauline Collins, and Dame Joan as a jaded Hollywood siren, who makes a beeline for the place ...
How One Quirky Hotel Is Putting The French Seaside Town Of Dinard Back On The Map
The small town in Brittany is often overlooked in favour of its glitzier sisters in Provence or France's more foodie heavyweights in Bordeaux, but, actually, it's just the kind of characterful seaside place you want for a short weekend hop – ideal to ...
Today in History - Aug. 1
Charged by King Francois I to look for gold in the New World and a passage to China, Cartier left St-Malo, France, on April 20, 1534, with two ships and 61 men, arriving off Newfoundland 20 days later. Before heading home on Aug. 15, he claimed ...
Travel: Cruise some of Europe's top cultural sights in style
Saint-Malo, was, of course, bigger and grander; a hugely impressive walled city where we walked the ramparts, peering down into narrow streets and large squares. Then, with the shock of the familiar at St Peter Port, Guernsey, we might almost have been ...
The True Story of Dunkirk, As Told Through the Heroism of the “Medway Queen”
Despite Germany's invasion of Poland the previous September, France and Britain had done little more than assemble troops on their side of the defensive lines and glower at Adolf Hitler's troops. But on May 10, the Germans launched a blitzkrieg attack ...
AFerry recognised as world leader in global ferry travel
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The past year has also seen an expansion in the number of routes on offer on the site, increasing to over 2,000 using over 150 different operators worldwide enabling ferry travel to be booked from Japan to Scandinavia, America to Australasia or simply ...
Why France's Emerald Coast is now a most glamorous summer getaway
All along this sparkling stretch of Brittany, where the likes of Salma Hayek and François-Henri Pinault, Hugh Grant, and Catherine Deneuve are said to vacation, historic towns like Dinard and St.-Malo are shedding their stuffy reputation to become a ...
The busted bunker: Peppered remains of Nazi turret ravaged by Allied Forces bombing which brought down Hitler's ...
Incredibly, there is still a shell lodged in its armour almost 80 years after Adolf Hitler used the coastal town of St Malo it to defend Nazi-occupied France from attack on the Atlantic coast. During intense fighting between August and September 1944 ...
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