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May 2017
 Dolphins count
News
May 14, 2017
Do you want to spend your vacations helping to preserve the Planet ?... The French association Cybelle Planète offers you to board 7 days Mediterranean cruises as an eco volunteer to participate in a[...]
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December 2016
 White wines for Christmas season
News
December 03, 2016
Are you looking for white wines to go along with festive meals of the end of the year ?... Here are two very good value white Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux. Fresh, fruity and crispy, the Tutiac Sélection 2[...]
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 Cross country skiing galore
Bargains
December 20, 2016
The Rhône Alpes region offers a “Nordic Pass” giving unlimited access to over 5000 cross country ski tracks of 76 ski resorts situated in six departments : Ardèche, Drome, Isère, Loire, Savoie and Hau[...]
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October 2016
 Ardèche’s new wines
News
October 22, 2016
The first 2016 wines are on sale and come from the Ardèche department. A blend of Gamay and Merlot, light and fruity but with a bit of complexity, the Orélie Rouge 2016 (€4) from UVICA Vignerons Ard[...]
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September 2016
 A Fitou winery to follow
News
September 29, 2016
Located near Fitou, only three km away from the sea, Château Champs des Soeurs produces finely chiseled, elegant and fresh wines from Carignan, Grenache, Mourvèdre and Syrah grapes. Last but not the l[...]
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August 2016
 Easy way to Mont-Saint-Michel
News
August 08, 2016
The French railway now operates a daily special service between Paris and Mont-Saint-Michel. Train departs Paris Montparnasse Vaugirard at 7.38am and reaches Villedieu-les-Poêles at 10.30am where coac[...]
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July 2016
 Beaujolais for all seasons
News
July 31, 2016
Fruity, with bright berry flavours, light and easy to drink, yet complex and slightly peppery, the Régnié “Printemps Fleuri” 2015 (€5.10) from the Vignerons de Bel Air is perfect to pair with summer d[...]
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June 2016
 A rosé at ideal temperature
News
June 19, 2016
Printed with thermochromic inks that change color depending on the temperature, the label of the Cellier des Princes’ rosé named “La Princesse” assist you identifying the optimum drinking temperature [...]
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 Frog, pubs and brewery
News
June 10, 2016
Since years Frog pubs are known for their excellent craft beers made on site and in the chain’s brewery located in Saint-Denis, near Paris. The brewery just released two new tasty and refreshing beers[...]
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 Subtle rosé
News
June 19, 2016
Made from Grenache, Cinsault and Rolle grapes, Solstice is a light-colored Côtes de Provence rosé yet well balanced and complex that develops white fruits flavors with a peach finish. Perfect for summ[...]
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May 2016
 Tall ships in Brest
Family Outings
May 18, 2016
The city of Brest hosts an International Maritime Festival gathering thousands of sailors and ships from all over the world. Beautiful tall ships will dock in the port and regattas, exhibitions, sea s[...]
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December 2015
 New Crémant from Savoy
News
December 17, 2015
From now all sparkling wines from Savoy region but those from Seyssel and Ayze appellations will be called Crémant instead of Mousseux, Petillant or Methode Traditionnelle and have been awarded an AOP[...]
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August 2015
 Carpooling for art lovers
News
August 13, 2015
Monuments and cultural festivals are not always easily accessible by public transport. But, now, art lovers without a vehicle have another option. A website named “Covoiture Art” indeed connects drive[...]
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April 2015
 Different styles of Corbières wines
News
April 15, 2015
Red wines from the Corbières appellation are more diverse in style than most people think. Here is a representative selection. - Full body, well rounded, complex and well balanced wines with black fr[...]
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October 2014
 Eiffel Tower’s glass floor
News
October 28, 2014
As part of its refit, the 57 meters high first floor of the Eiffel Tower now boasts a glass floor on which visitors can walk and look down through. In addition, floor-to-ceiling glass barriers tilting[...]
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