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A NEW French based low cost airline has started offering flights from Reims airport.
Continue reading "Air Turquoise takes flight" »
Craig McGinty on 20 June 2005 in Travel | Permalink
HERE is a quick pick of stories that are out on the internet covering news and events in France.
Wealth tax hits poor pensioners
Slump in trust between French and Americans
French, British revive hostilities - at Waterloo
Craig McGinty on 18 June 2005 in Current Affairs | Permalink
THE British desire for a place in France has seen them snap up more than 51,000 second homes, according to recent research.
Continue reading "A second home in France" »
Craig McGinty on 17 June 2005 in Property | Permalink
FRANCE is set to rock on the longest day of the year as the annual Fête de la Musique takes place on June 21.
Continue reading "A long day of music" »
Craig McGinty on 17 June 2005 in The arts | Permalink
FROM 2008 the French system of featuring the department number on a car’s registration plate will be changed.
Continue reading "All change for number plates" »
Craig McGinty on 16 June 2005 | Permalink
HOW are bookings this summer? If you have a few spare weeks and are struggling to let them why not head to the net.
Continue reading "Letting a gîte online" »
Craig McGinty on 16 June 2005 in Property | Permalink
THE Nimes-Arles-Camargues airport is again looking at closure. With only Ryanair being hosted by the airport and no internal flights at all, the airport is falling into debt at a rate of Euro2.5m a year, writes Wendy Ward Johnson.
Continue reading "Nimes Airport under threat" »
Craig McGinty on 15 June 2005 in Travel | Permalink
IT would appear that British holidaymakers cannot take a break without being armed to the teeth with gadgets.
Continue reading "Gadget mad Brits" »
Craig McGinty on 14 June 2005 in Tourism | Permalink
LOW cost airline Jet2.com is to start flights to Chambéry in the Alps from both Manchester Airport and Leeds Bradford this winter.
Both routes will start on December 17 and offer skiers access to more than 30 resorts in the region, including Courchevel, Les Arcs and Méribel.
Continue reading "Ski link to Alps from Jet2.com " »
Craig McGinty on 14 June 2005 in Travel | Permalink
LOW cost airline bmibaby has started two new services to France from Birmingham Airport.
The new routes to Bordeaux and Nice will operate seven days a week until the end of October.
Continue reading "New routes from bmibaby to France" »
Craig McGinty on 13 June 2005 in Travel | Permalink