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    • First Visit

      Le Cap d'Agde Nov 28, 2016 at 3:19 AM

      My wife and I are hoping to visit the naturist resort for the first time next June/July (2017) and we're wondering what's the best accommodation to book?

      Many thanks in advance.

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    • Buying a laptop

      Paris Nov 28, 2016 at 5:42 AM

      Hi all,

      I am going to Paris from 23rd Dec till 3rd Jan for Christmas holiday,
      In Australia normally you get a good deals for laptops in stores like JB High Fi or Harvey Norman, can anyone help me where I can buy a low price portable laptop in Paris?

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    • hotel accommodation

      Reims Nov 5, 2016 at 11:11 AM

      Hello. the on ly way we can get to reims is via Charles de Gaulle in aris, thence by train. Is the station at the airport difficult to find? also, once at reims, can anhone suggest a cheap hotel near the station and cathedral> we cannot walk far especially with luggage, and we would also like to be close to Christmas market. many thanks

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    • How tourist-y is Antibes in January or February?

      Antibes Nov 7, 2016 at 12:32 AM

      How tourist-y is Antibes in January or February?

      I need a get-away soon, but I don't want to be around large numbers of tourists milling around, taking photos, partying. Unlike many tourists these days, I'm not "looking for the action" (excitement) at all.

      I do speak French fluently and have been a francophile most of my life.

      Is Antibes in the winter subdued enough, quiet enough for me to spend two weeks just de-compressing, wandering around, reading (French novels) and listening to classical music in my apartment? Or should I look elsewhere on the Cote d'Azur, somewhere smaller like Vence or Beaulieu, etc.??

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    • Menton or Villefranche-sur-mer ?

      Menton Nov 5, 2016 at 11:46 PM

      How would you compare Menton with Villefranche-sur-mer as a base to explore the Cote d'Azur for a first-time traveler (to the French Riviera) for two-weeks? I am looking for a quiet village or small town atmosphere, away from hordes of tourists, and crossed off Antibes, etc. for that reason. Somehow I narrowed down to my list to Menton and Villefranche-sur-mer. I know the latter is much smaller and seems to cater to a more upper-tier clientele, while the former has attracted many French retirees.

      I do speak French and have a degree in art history, with interest in French history and literature. I will not have a car.

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    • Solo woman traveling in Paris on New Years Eve

      Paris Nov 28, 2016 at 10:57 AM

      I am a 54 year old woman who will be arriving in Paris Orly airport on Thursday, December 29 at 5 pm,
      and flying out of DeGalle airport on Sunday, January 1 at 11 am.

      My questions...

      1. What area in Paris should I stay in?
      Since I really only have two days I would like a great location to walk to things in the area and as a base for sightseeing. I would be so grateful for decent, hotel and restaurant suggestions in that area?

      2. What is the best/easiest way to get from Orly to "that area" at that time of day?

      3. Are there any good one day tours?
      I would probably book that for Friday or Saturday, and spend the other day on my own exploring the area around my hotel.

      4. What is there to do on New Years Eve? I don't drink but would love to know what would be safe for me to do alone that night.

      Thank you very much!

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      Can anyone suggest a day-trip from Paris?

      Paris Nov 11, 2016 at 7:32 AM

      I will be visiting Paris in a few weeks. I have been to Paris numerous times and know it very well. Equally, I have taken many day-trips from Paris and have been to all the obvious places (and even beyond). Can anyone suggest a new place I might visit? I am looking for a place within a two hour radius by train.

      I like quaint places, and/or places that has a old worldly feel to them. I enjoy visiting places with a riverside setting as well e.g. Moret-sur-Loing. 

      Here is a short list of day-trips I have taken:

      Amiens, Auxerre, Beauvais, Bourges, Châlons-en-Champagne, Chantilly, Chartres, Compiègne, Dijon, Fontainebleau, Giverny, Moret-sur-Loing, Orléans, Provins, Reims, Rouen, Senlis, Sens, Tours, Troyes, Versailles.  

      I have not listed other places I have visisted that are further a way e.g. Caen, Lyon, Metz, Nancy, Nantes, Rennes etc.

      At the moment I am thinking of visiting Meaux (because there is a cathedral in Meaux), but I would like to have a few other places on my list. I thought of trying to get to Avallon and/or Loches, but it appears there aren't any direct (or very few direct) trains to Avallon or Loches.

      Many thanks

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    • How expensive...?

      Villefranche-sur-Mer Nov 5, 2016 at 8:57 AM

      How expensive are sundry items and groceries, not just tourist souvenirs? Is the mark-up really high?

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    • MSM to Loire Valley via Angers

      by ssfree Online Now Aug 14, 2012 at 3:13 PM

      Hello,

      We are 3 adults travelling by car from MSM to Brion(our B&B)and would like to halt for some time n Angers for lunch and explore some parts of the city. What do you recommend to visit and where should we park our car?

      thank you
      sfree

      4 Answers Oct 1, 2012 at 4:25 AM
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      Ouistreham to Angers

      by ranger49 Online Now Jun 21, 2012 at 5:05 AM

      We will actually be travelling on Saturday 7 July from the ferry port in Ouistreham to Blaison-Gohier 49320 - not far from Angers.

      I have checked distance and driving times on both viamichelin and theaa route planners.
      They both give the distance as about 275 km. Routes look similar but driving time on viamichlin is given as 4hours 40 minutes and only just over 3 hours on theaa site.
      As we won't dock until 11.30am the shorter time would be preferable and I find that time difference hard to understand.

      Can any regular French road users please advise - psmalo, gwened. anyone...?

      6 Answers Jun 21, 2012 at 6:05 AM
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      interesting village near Angers in Loire Valley ~ ideas?

      by Pawtuxet Online Now Jan 6, 2012 at 8:44 AM

      I've been exploring Saumurs, Chemille, Poitiers,etc. trying to find an interesting village where we can rent a house for a few weeks and tour several villages of my ancestors in that area. We'd like to be near the river and within an hour of Angers for convenience of trains. Any ideas?

      23 Answers Jan 12, 2012 at 2:24 PM
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      Angers to Loire Valley - cruise for a couple of days?

      by Pawtuxet Online Now Jan 2, 2012 at 6:29 AM

      I'm playing with some possibilities for our trip to France in September. Anyone know anything about some short cruises on the Loire in area of Angers? I'm thinking I would top out at about 3 days, but thought seeing the castles and such would be beautiful from the water.

      6 Answers Jan 26, 2012 at 3:01 PM
    • Bus from Paris to Angers

      by Andrzeju Online Now Oct 8, 2011 at 8:51 AM

      Dear Travelers,

      I want to travel by bus from Paris to Angers possibly on winter. Is there a line servicing this route? How much does it cost? I would be most grateful for the links to some internet sites of bus lines (if possible in English, my French is on level zero). Do you know if there is a bus to Angers straight from airport in Paris(Beauvais)? Thanks in advance!

      1 Answer Oct 8, 2011 at 11:17 AM
    • angers for 2 days - must see?

      by gazstrong Online Now Jul 20, 2011 at 3:04 AM

      Hi

      I will be in Angers for 2 days in August and was wondering what the must see areas and locations are.

      I would also like some tips for bars and restauarants and best areas for dining, drinking and relaxing etc.

      Thanks in Advance

    • From Angers to Contigné

      by giuseppecyril Online Now May 26, 2011 at 7:16 PM

      Dear All
      i want to know if there are bus from Angers st. loud till contigné, one small village far 30 km (more or less). I would like to know also the price...if are not bus...how much is cost one taxi?
      thank you in advance for this information
      Regards from Milan
      Giuseppe

      4 Answers May 27, 2011 at 4:12 PM
    • Coach/Bus service from Paris to Angers

      by slideaway13 Online Now Oct 18, 2010 at 4:01 AM

      Bonjour a tous!

      Je cherche une option de transportation de Paris vers Angers: mon petit-ami va me rendre une visite bientot et je m`inquiete que ca va pose une grqnde probleme si les greves vont continuer. c'est pour cette raison-la que je demande s'il existe quelques optiones en plus de la train, est-ce quelqu'un peut m'aider??

      merci beaucoup!

      Kirsty

      4 Answers Oct 21, 2010 at 10:20 PM
    • train information

      by ehsanhabibi Online Now Aug 17, 2010 at 1:02 PM

      It is possible to buy train to amstrdam holland in angers train stations

      1 Answer Aug 18, 2010 at 3:06 AM
    • habibi10

      by habibi10 Online Now Jul 8, 2010 at 10:39 AM

      Dear
      I am coming to your country and in angers for conference but my family comes as well , do you think three days in ok for angers to see. Is it good time for shopping, is there big shopping center in angers, How is the weather in end of august, do you think if i rent a car is good.

      I would be graetful to you if you give me any information which can help and enjoy my stay there

      thanks
      Ehsan

      3 Answers Apr 8, 2011 at 7:08 AM
    • travel to angers

      by ibneyounus Online Now Sep 14, 2008 at 1:21 AM

      hi, is it possible to reach angers through TGV train from paris CDG airport?

      2 Answers Sep 14, 2008 at 3:14 AM
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      Cheap eats in Angers

      by HenriettaStackpole Online Now Jul 19, 2008 at 1:41 PM

      Could I please get your recommendations for cheap eats (meals under 15 euro) in Angers? I love street food and picnics, too!

      1 Answer Jul 19, 2008 at 4:22 PM
    • logement- where to live?

      by cristiana04 Online Now Apr 11, 2007 at 6:39 AM

      hi there, I know that maybe it is not the appropriate place to post this question, but I will try. I am going to live in Angers, so I would like to know which district (quartier) is good to live. I mean well located in terms of transport, shopping and neighbor. How about close to university or city center? I will appreciate all information! thanks!

      1 Answer Apr 14, 2008 at 6:25 AM
    • left luggage

      by ooooo Online Now Jan 28, 2007 at 1:24 PM

      does anyone know if there are left luggage facilities at Angers St Laud station?

    • fruit picking

      by maighread Online Now May 26, 2003 at 6:37 AM

      a few friends and i are planning to go to the maine et loire region in june, in the hope of finding some fruit picking jobs. do you think that this is a wise choice for this time of year, and is angers a wise base to begin looking?