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Holidays on two wheels get a boost

Holidays on two wheels get a boost

Cycling is back in the spotlight as the 100th Tour de France starts next weekend, with Mark Cavendish and Chris Frome chasing glory.

Champagne-Ardenne prepares for WW1 Centenary

Champagne-Ardenne prepares for WW1 Centenary

Anticipating a big increase in visitors to WW1 sites in its region, the Champagne-Ardenne Tourist Board is preparing to welcome Britons during the next four years of the Centenary commemorations.

VIP Ski offers new short breaks

VIP Ski offers new short breaks

Hankering for a quick ski fix pre-Christmas but short on time? Specialist ski company VIP SKI is delighted to offer short ski breaks in Val d’Isere and St Anton between 1st and 22nd December 2013.

Emirates opens refurbished lounge in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Emirates opens refurbished lounge in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Emirates has inaugurated its refurbished Paris Charles de Gaulle Lounge for First Class and Business Class passengers as well as Platinum and Gold members of Emirates Skywards - the airline’s frequent flyer programme.

On track with Eurocamp for the Tour De France

On track with Eurocamp for the Tour De France

Experience the breathtaking thrill of the infamous Tour de France in person with Eurocamp and head to Brittany.

Seasonal summer festivities in Val d'Isere, France

Seasonal summer festivities in Val d'Isere, France

For those who only know Val d'Isere as a world class skiing resort, think again! From sporting events to cultural festivals; Val d'Isere is host to an array of exciting activities and experiences this summer.

Idyllic Ile de Ré - New boutique break

Idyllic Ile de Ré - New boutique break

The enchanting Ile de Ré awaits with two historic properties that will whisk guests off their feet. New for 2013, the ‘Idyllic Ile de Ré’ break is a relaxing four day break experiencing two of the islands most beautiful hotels – the twenty bedroom Hotel de Toiras and the 9 bedroom Villa Clarisse.

Put the Hammer down cycling in Les Gets this summer

Put the Hammer down cycling in Les Gets this summer

Cycling has hit the big time with the British population, with bike sales leaping into the stratosphere and a new phenomenon of Lycra clad individuals hitting the roads each weekend.

Snap up a May Bank Holiday deal in the Languedoc

Snap up a May Bank Holiday deal in the Languedoc

Hit the beach for a great deal on a May Bank Holiday getaway and enjoy the best of the Languedoc coast with Keycamp – with seven nights per party for just £174, accommodation only.

Early summer activity break to the French Pyrenees

Early summer activity break to the French Pyrenees

For many years now fly and flop holidays have been on the decline as we increasingly look to get active on holiday, perhaps as a result of the fact that we spend all day staring at, PC, laptop, tablet, TV and Smartphone screens!

Learn-to-surf break to the European home of surfing

Learn-to-surf break to the European home of surfing

Leading surfing holiday operator The Perfect Wave is based at Hossegor on the south-west coast of France, which as any cool surf dude will tell you, is one of Europe’s hottest surf spots.

Art and Gastronomy in the Côte d'Azur

Art and Gastronomy in the Côte d'Azur

Le Mas Candille, an exclusive five star boutique hotel located in the Côte d'Azur is proud to present the scintillating 'Art and Gastronomy Package' to celebrate the nomination of the Museum of Classical Art in Mougins for the European Museum of the Year.

Honeymoon like a celebrity

Honeymoon like a celebrity

As 23-year-old Made in Chelsea star, Millie Mackintosh, announced her engagement to rapper Professor Green to the Twitter world last week, Cheapflights was inspired to hunt down the best honeymoon destinations and hazard a guess at where the happy couple are most likely to enjoy their post-wedding break.

Take the whole family on holiday

Take the whole family on holiday

Nearly half of Brits choose to travel with their extended family at least once a year, according to a survey by UK holiday rentals company HomeAway.co.uk.

Make a toast to British cycling 2000m up a mountain

Make a toast to British cycling 2000m up a mountain

Last year was a momentous one in a year of so many sports but it was perhaps cycling that surpassed expectations more than any other.