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Central Paris – Velib Bikes !

If you are heading to Paris this year then you might like to try out the Velib bikes netwbikes at bike hire Velib in Paris or velos veloork to use the city’s 230 miles of cycle lanes ! www.velib.paris.fr

Have any of you tried this service out ? Can you share your experience with us and let us know if you would recommend this as a good way to get around Central Paris as a tourist ?

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Posted by on September 21, 2010 in France, holiday

 

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French Federation of Cycle Tourism !

Federation Francaise de Cyclotourisme !
Great website !

http://www.ffct.org/

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Posted by on September 17, 2010 in Cycling, France

 

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Matt Cartoons about Travel !

I love the Matt cartoons from the Telegraph newspaper. Here are some about travel that you might enjoy !

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/7156245/Matt-on-travel-transport-chaos.html

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Posted by on September 17, 2010 in holiday

 

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Indigo Campsites

Here are some lovely “back to nature” campsites in some lovely places in France including the Ile de Noirmoutier and Ile d’Oleron – “Indigo Campsites”.

Camping Indigo Website : http://www.camping-indigo.com/en/nature-campsites.html
2010 Brochure : http://www.camping-france.fr/brochure/catalogue/index.html

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Posted by on September 17, 2010 in camping, France, holiday

 

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Last Motorhome Show of the Year

If you have always dreamed of buying a motorhome then this weekend is one of the last chances to go to a motorhome show this year. Visit the Royal Bath Showground at Shepton Mallet. For more information click here : http://www.stoneleisure.com/september-the-big-end-of-se-2

Or to check out dates for next year at http://www.ukmotorhomes.net/whatson.shtml

 
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Posted by on September 10, 2010 in camping, France

 

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No RER Trains for Charles de Gaulle Airport for weekends until 7 Nov

If you are arriving at Charles de Gaulle airport over the weekends of Sept and October then you may find the RER trains are cancelled but shuttle buses will be in operation. Check this article for more information !
http://www.connexionfrance.com/getting-to-paris-charles-de-gaulle-airport-no-rer-trains-weekends-replacement-bus-travel-12048-view-article.html

 
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Posted by on September 10, 2010 in France, holiday

 

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Transport Strikes in France

Looks like there are to be transport strikes in France beginning 5pm today until Wednesday and they will affect both air travel and train travel. So if you manage to avoid the strikes on London’s Tube system then watch out for this in France !
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/travelnews/7984463/France-strike-to-disrupt-flights-and-rail-services.html

 
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Posted by on September 6, 2010 in France, holiday, Uncategorized

 

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