Enjoy the Burgundy way of life during your holiday in France, it's the wish of many during the summer. It doesn't matter what type of holiday you are looking for, you’ll find beautiful sandy beaches, large lakes and broad rivers ideal for a fantastic beach holiday. You can soak up the culture in picturesque little villages with their atmospheric squares and cafés, but larger cities are also the place to be for a cultural city trip in France. Nature also invites you to enjoy hiking with a holiday home in the Pyrenees
or the Alps, mountain biking in the woods or cycling past the yellow sunflower fields or fragrant purple lavender. Close the day at a terrace with a good glass of local wine and a cheese board. Your holiday in France is sure to be 100% enjoyment.
A cultural holiday in France
No matter where you decide to go you'll find the country's history everywhere in the form of churches, palaces, castles, fortresses, amphitheatres and arenas. A city trip to Paris will allow you to visit the Notre Dame, Montmartre or Eiffel tower. Your cultural holiday in France also comes to life in the Loire valley with splendid castles rising on the banks of the river Loire. Visit the historical cities like Avignon, Arles, Nimes and Vaison la Romaine, easily accessible from a holiday home in Provence
. Go back in time to the Second World War with a visit to the D-Day beaches with a holiday home in Normandy
, then enjoy regional specialties like Calvados and Cider. With a holiday home on the Côte d'Azur
you can experience modern culture, while strolling along the boulevards or visiting the Cannes Film Festival. Of course you should not bypass the gastronomy when visiting France. Breakfast with croissants and baguette, enjoying the wines and cheeses along with typical French dishes such as Coq au Vin and Boeuf Bourguignon. Don't forget to visit one of the wine chateaus during your holiday in France.
Active holidays in France with the family
You can enjoy activities practically everywhere, for example on the waterfront with activities like swimming, fishing, snorkelling and boating or you can spend your time hiking or biking in the mountains. You can plan your holiday in France exactly as you wish. Various hiking and biking routes take you through the beautiful landscape, but you can also explore the area on horseback. Trek through the mountains with a holiday home in the French Alps
or through the unique nature of the Pyrenees. You can not only have a great time here in summer, but in winter as well, with the best locations for a fantastic winter sports holiday in France. Skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing will make your ski holiday the best ever. You can also choose to relax, recharging on the beach sunbathing then dive into the sea to cool off. Enjoy the water or the garden of your holiday home with swimming pool in France.
Holiday homes France
With everything from the nightlife of Paris to the sandy beaches of the French Riviera, boredom has nothing to do with this country. If you've come for relaxation, unwind among the scenic nature of the Armorique Regional Park in Brittany. Nearby lies the tidal island of Mont Saint Michel, one of the most recognizable landmarks of France. Climb the 380 meter height and you can enjoy a magnificent view of the surroundings. Explore gorgeous chateaux and villages, enjoy a delicious dinner and a wine tasting in Dordogne
. Ascend new heights when it comes to comfort or savor a little historic wellness at the spa town of Vichy. Don't forget to try the Vichy Pastilles! Ski resorts in France and ski world-renown areas like Three Valleys, L'Espace Killy and Paradiski are just amazing. With fantastic aprés-ski facilities, it's a virtual playground for adults. Not to forget the famous Disneyland Paris in this country, now that will be a real fun adventure for both young and old.
A full array of water sports offers everyone a great time and on a beach in Brittany,
this is a mission accomplished, and you can spend your days sailing, diving, wakeboarding and surfing at places like St. Cast Le Guido and Dinan. Add a little culture to these water sports with a visit to Lower Normandy where you can relive history strolling along the famous D-Day beaches. If you prefer the Mediterranean, the French Riviera resorts like Cannes, Saint-Tropez and Antibes, are perfect for combining water sports fun with some holiday glitz. Water also means wellness and there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy this on the Atlantic Coast
as well, or in the spa town of Dax on the Silver Coast, famous for its a rejuvenating mud treatment. One of the many water parks in the country, such as Aqualand in Aquitaine, known as the "land of water" can be a great source of fun.
Who doesn't dream of a Parisian escape? This year is the year to turn your dreams into reality! The Eiffel Tower, Arch de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral and Louvre, the Paris underground - literally - with a tour of the sewers of Paris or the famous catacombs, home to more than 6 million skeletons can now be a part of your vacation with a holiday home in Paris from Bungalow.Net. For something a little more upbeat there's always the famous Paris nightlife or even a moonlight cruise down the Seine. Parc Asterix is just perfect for a full day of fun, especially for the kids. Meanwhile, grown-ups can get their thrills bouldering and climbing near the Forest of Fontainebleau, or playing a round of golf at wonderful courses like Golf de Bussy St. George or Golf de I'lle Fleurie. Paris is not just for lovers. There's something here for everyone.