Best Foodie Experiences in Rhône-Alpes

Home of the gastronomic capital of France, a galaxy of Michelin stars and more vineyards than you can count, Rhône-Alpes deserves a place on every gourmand’s bucket list. From hearty, traditional French fare to...

Best Foodie Experiences in Brittany

It's not just Brittany's coasts and beaches that'll have you impressed - there's a whole world of gastronomy, local specialties and fantastic flavors to explore in the region too. From what's reputedly the worl...

Best Foodie Experiences in Burgundy

Many of the dishes people consider 'French' actually emerged from Burgundy - escargot, beef bourguignon and even frog's legs all originated in this rich and lustrous region. Couple that with its (well dese...

Best Foodie Experiences in Normandy

Normandy's culinary heritage is one that's well worth exploring, not least because of the huge range of fantastic ingredients produced in the region. Here you'll find succulent seafood, robust duck and game dis...

Best Foodie Experiences in Vendée & Charente

With bountiful seas and rich agricultural land in spades, Vendée and Charente are two regions that have loads to offer even the pickiest foodie. With seafood to sample and some of the best rustic French cookery...

Best Foodie Experiences in the Midi-Pyrénées

Like much of France, the Midi-Pyrénées is an area that's ripe for exploration if you want to tickle and tantalise your tastebuds. There's endless fields and farmland where top-quality produce is grown and produ...

Best Foodie Experiences in Languedoc

Out of all the things Languedoc has on offer, one that'll keep visitors coming back again and again is the food. With fertile farmland in the region's interior and a surprisingly expansive coast, ingredients fr...
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Best Foodie Experiences in Loire Valley

Tasting everything France has to offer will be a big part of any holiday to the country - and if you're visiting one of our luxury villas in the Loire Valley the opportunities for gourmet indulgence a...

Best Foodie Experiences in Dordogne

A big part of any proper holiday is taking time out to enjoy what your chosen destination has to offer, and that's never more true of the food of the drink on offer in somewhere like France. If you're heading t...
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Best Food Experiences in Aquitaine

Aquitaine is perfect if your kind of holiday involves sampling some fine foods and even finer wines! Boasting one of the world's most famous wine towns in Saint-Émilion and a range of fantastic eateries from lo...

Top 5 Restaurants in South of France

The birthplace of the Michelin star, and home to a wealth of delicious fresh produce and world-class wine production, France is the ideal holiday destination for foodies. Why not make the most of its culinary delights by booking one of ou...
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Top 5 Wine and Food Tours in Bordeaux

France is without a doubt one of the world’s most renowned wine-producing countries, but it’s Bordeaux, in the south-west which is the jewel in France’s crown. Well developed for wine tourism, Bordeaux offer...
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Destination Wedding Venues for True Foodies

It goes without saying that if you're travelling abroad for your wedding, you'll want to go somewhere spectacularly beautiful. However, another big consideration for several couples has to be the food - after a...

Top 3 Restaurants for Eating out in Dordogne

Parisian gourmet cuisine may be celebrated around the world, but if you really want to discover the true tastes of France, head to the Dordogne Valley. This idyllic region, known as Périgord by the locals, is f...

A Guide to France for Cheese Connoisseurs

We all know French cuisine is practically synonymous with 'good food', and any self-respecting foodie will consider the country a must-visit destination. One of France's most popular and distinguished prod...