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#21/47
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Foodies should go on a culinary tour of Marseille, sampling the city's magnificent local delicacies and tasting the international options on offer... read more »
#22/47
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Destination: Marseille
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
The people of Marseille are justly proud of their city. On a sweeping bay facing the setting sun, it is the oldest in France and covers an area twice the size of Paris... read more »
#23/47
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Destination: Nice
The capital of the Côte d’Azur, Nice is one of France’s culinary hot spots, mixing a strong Italian influence with the finest local ingredients... read more »
#24/47
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4
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Destination: Nice
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Only a two-hour flight from London, Nice is the place to go for a quick taste of the Riviera. From its street life, markets and chic department stores to its new tram system, it is pure French style... read more »
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Destination: St-Paul-de-Vence
Trip type: Romance, Short Break
For fragrant romance and French style glamour, head to the historic village of Saint Paul de Vence ... read more »
#26/47
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4
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Destination: St-Tropez
Trip type: Beach, Short Break, Spa
The perennially chic resort of St Tropez, in the south of France, is not so much about a sea view, more about how and where to see and be seen... read more »
#27/47
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Destination: Cassis
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Flee the packed beaches of France’s Cote d’Azur and head instead for the secluded coves and warm waters just along the coast near Cassis... read more »
#28/47
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4
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Destination: Orange
France and gorging on food go hand in hand – and for a real foodie trip to paradise, the tiny Roman town of Orange is a surprising gem... read more »
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4
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Destination: Cannes
Trip type: Short Break
Yes, Cannes is best known for its ritzy annual film festival - but for the non-A-listers among us, it makes a great weekend break destination at any time of year... read more »
#30/47
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4
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Destination: Nice, Biarritz
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Both Nice and Biarritz promise sea, sensuality and the glint of sun on champagne glasses. So which is it to be for the weekend? French Atlantic or Côte-d’Azur? And which hotels should you book?... read more »
#31/47
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4
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Destination: Eze
Within striking distance of Nice and Monaco, the mountain-top village of Eze is a quiet refuge with superb views, an old church, flower-decked houses and an exotic garden filled with statues ... read more »
#32/47
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4.25
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Destination: Nice
With a pumping night life, sociable people and Cannes and Monaco right on the doorstep, Nice is the undiscovered holy grail for the lads' holiday.... read more »
#33/47
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4
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Juan-les-Pins is nearly a century old - but this glittering resort, together with neighbouring Antibes and the ritzy Cap that connects them, only gets better... read more »
#34/47
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Destination: Marseille
This intriguing city captures the best of French cuisine, from exquisite to traditional, with rich Mediterranean and exotic North-African influences. Marseilles is simply a gastronomic delight... read more »
#35/47
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3
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I have always dreamt of spending a year in Provence. Unfortunately for me, a week would have to suffice. Staying in the picture perfect village of Vaison-la-Romaine was some compensation though... read more »
#36/47
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Destination: Cannes, Mougins
Trip type: Short Break, Spa
Head to Mougins, in the hills above Cannes, for some serious pampering from head to toe... read more »
#37/47
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3
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Destination: Nice, St-Paul-de-Vence
Trip type: Cultural
Beaches and blue sea, great food and wine: that's Nice. But the cultural capital of the South of France also boasts some of the finest art museums in Europe... read more »
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Trip type: Cruise
A luxurious life on the ocean waves on the biggest yacht afloat. Great destinations to tear you from your floating palace. Friendly staff in a cosy atmosphere... read more »
#39/47
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Fancy getting away from it all? Escape to a boutique hotel surrounded by olive groves and overlooking the French Pre-Alps. It's peaceful & secluded but just minutes from Nice and Cannes.... read more »
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Destination: Ste-Maxime
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Sainte-Maxime is a Riviera bolthole that trumps its brassier cousin St Tropez on all counts… and is friendly to boot... read more »
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