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FRENCH SUPERMARKET LOYALTY CARDS FRENCH SUPERMARKET LOYALTY CARDS
When you are away from home, touring France in your motorhome you probably find that you do quite a bit of shopping in the large French supermarkets belonging to the various chains such as Champion, Leclerc or SuperU keep reading

Aire: CAMPAGNAC-LES-QUERCY(3)
CAMPAGNAC: The small village of Campagnac in the South-East of the Dordogne, 20kms south of Sarlat, has recently (2013) opened a new aire de services keep reading

PARIS -- TOULOUSE A10/ A71/ A20 PARIS -- TOULOUSE A10/ A71/ A20
Recommended stopovers within a short distance of the motorway from Paris to Toulouse are as follows: keep reading

5 OF THE BEST VINEYARD AIRES 5 OF THE BEST VINEYARD AIRES
If you consider yourself a wine enthusiast, then why not stay at one of the many vineyards who also provide an aire de service. These wine producers often offer a free overnight stopover, many of which are in lovely locations, in the hope that you keep reading

THE RICHARD THE LIONHEART ROUTE THE RICHARD THE LIONHEART ROUTE
From Etagnac in Charente to Arnac-Pompadour in Correze, there is a line of fortified towns & chateaux that are all linked with the life of Richard the Lionheart & form the basis of a tourist route, the trip was taken at a leisurely pace keep reading

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF JOAN OF ARC IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF JOAN OF ARC
This is a small tour that we did around the sites in the Loire associated with the history of the French heroine Joan of Arc. The sites that we visited were those that relate to her military triumphs in lifting the sieges of the towns along the Loire that at that time were being attacked by the occupying English army keep reading

GENERAL INFO ON AIRES GENERAL INFO ON AIRES
GENERAL INFO ON AIRES: A basic guide to staying at, using the facilities & what to expect on an aire de services in France. This article also covers the different types of service points that are commonly found at aires de services keep reading

THE ROUTE DES GRANDES ALPES THE ROUTE DES GRANDES ALPES
ROUTE DES GRANDES ALPES: From Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman to Menton on the Cote d'Azur, the Route des Grandes Alpes covers 684 km of departmental roads, 68 km of national roads, 16 passes including 6 above 2000 metres and a cumulative gain in altitude of 15,713 metres keep reading

MOST POPULAR MOTORHOME REGIONS
The most popular regions of France for French motorhome drivers & those for Foreign drivers. keep reading

TODAY'S WEATHER IN FRANCE TODAY'S WEATHER IN FRANCE
The weather maps for the next 24 & 48 hours in France supplied by MeteoConsult keep reading