France, known for its joie-de-vivre (joy of life) , is one
of the world's leading tourist destinations. One of the
oldest nations in Europe, France is a country of rich
cultural heritage and diverse climate and scenery. Each
region offers its own special kind of holiday from the
romance, sidewalk cafes and museums of Paris to skiing in
the French Alps to the wonderful wine centres of Burgundy
and Bordeaux, or to relaxing on a beach on the sunny French
Hotels in Paris can be expensive so when visiting this
magical city you may choose to rent a furnished apartment or
flat directly from an owner. That way you will have self
catering accommodations allowing for a more affordable
holiday in France. Furthermore if you visit a local "boulangerie"
or bakery, famous for the "baguette" bread and mouth
watering croissants fresh from the oven, you will be able to
enjoy them in your own private home away from home.
Exploring the French countryside is a must, and here you can
find cottages, vacation homes and even holiday rentals in
medieval castles. Renting a villa or a chateau, can provide
you with luxury amenities for large group gatherings such as
weddings, corporate retreats and family reunions. Yes this
can be expensive, however when you share expenses with your
business associates, family or friends it becomes affordable
No visit to France would be complete without experiencing
the famous French cuisine and wines. Also you will find many
charming villages and markets which still retain a feeling
of the 'Old France'.
Wherever your visit to France takes you, renting a holiday
home, apartment, villa or chateau directly from an owner
will make for an unforgettable vacation in France.