France

Here is a collection of in depth France travel articles. Maria from Passion Fruit, Paws and Peonies loves to post France travel articles sharing the very best things to see and do. They are intended to inspire you to venture out and see for yourselves.

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Is Rouen Worth Visiting?

Once you are through the repellant industrial and commercial business parks a day trip to this historic city centre is a must and I will show you the best things to see in Rouen...

A Day In Deauville, Normandy

A day in Deauville is perfect for sightseeing, sunbathing, shopping and eating! This swish seaside resort has a designer shops, a Grand casino, golf courses, horse races and a sandy beach that stretches for days!

The French House, Normandy (Vlog)

This fun travel vlog starts with our little pack of dogs travelling by Eurotunnel. We do some sightseeing around Northern France, including Deauville, Honfleur and Beuzeville. We cook delicious regional food and more...

Saint Catherine Church Of Honfleur

Saint Catherine church of Honfleur is just north of the colourful and bustling little harbour. It was ship making carpenters who were employed to use oak from the Touques forest...

Foods Of Normandy, France

The foods of Normandy, France are of such high quality and so deeply satisfying you’ll be crazy not to try them on your next visit. Here’s a list of all the best Normand foods to look out for, and where we found them...

Beuzeville Normandy

Beuzeville Normandy can be found in the middle of woods, meadows and valleys where cheese, jams, honey, cider and calvados are celebrated. This gentle and welcoming town has a history steeped in food...

Best food markets in Paris: Rue Cler and Rue de Buci

If you are a foodie too strolling through Rue Cler and Rue de Buci is an experience for the soul. They are two of the best food markets in Paris...

The shops on the Ile Saint-Louis Paris

Ile Saint-Louis, an island in the middle of Paris, is an unspoiled 17th century cluster of residencies. That is charming enough, but it also has boutique-style shops, cafes and food shops...

Walking around Honfleur

It’s hard to think you’re not on a film set as you stroll through the cobbled streets of Honfleur...

The French House Fiquefleur-Equainville

This is a home away from home. A place to reconnect with each other and reconnect with time. I mean ‘old school’ time, when time is on your side and not against you. Like Sundays used to be when I was young...

The Most Romantic Apartment In Paris

Warehouse cool, Darkhorse suits this new neighbourhood. Young adults have populated this renovated Olympic Park area and new restaurants, bars, and shops are opening all the time. It’s an exciting place...

Feasting in Honfleur Normandy

Honfleur is a beautiful port, where the historic little houses snuggle up along the quay sides. Along side the galleries and churches mouthwatering morsels and tempting tipples are there to indulge your tastebuds...

Brunch, Lunch, Munch In Normandy

Eating out in Normandy is a wonderfully homely experience. Here are 3 brilliant restaurants for you to try. Brunch, lunch and dinner in Northern Normandy sorted...

Le Bar at Le Grand Intercontinental and Drouant, Paris

In the neighbourhood called Opera, so-called because of the magnificent Old Opera House that dominates it, you'll find Le Grand Intercontinental hotel. We followed on with an extravagant meal at the Drouant...

Eating With The Locals, Paris

Booking a restaurant, bar or cafe where you eat with the locals has become a quest for me. A bistro or brasserie brimming with neighbourhood Madames and Monsieurs is like hitting the jackpot to my lot...

2 famous churches in Paris: Saint-Chapelle and Sacre-Coeur

Whatever your faith, churches are really rather lovely to wander round. These 2 famous churches in Paris are also 2 of the best...