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    • car rental

      Biarritz 22 hours ago

      I need to rent a car in March at Biarritz (BIQ) airport. Does anyone have an opinion on what company is better at tnis location.
      Thanks

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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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    • Baggage storage in Paris

      Paris Dec 3, 2016 at 10:04 PM

      Hi guys,
      I am heading to Paris in January. On my last day I do not need to be at the airport until about 5 o'clock to catch my plane to Sydney. I obviously want to make the most of this as a sight-seeing day(possibly Disnayland) but will have my luggage with me. Does anybody know of any storage lockers or something I would be able to take my big bag to? Does the airport have lockers for rent? Or does Disneyland have big storage cubes? Or would some hotels offer baggage holding even when you have checked out?
      Thanks

      more
    • 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?

      more
    • Gare de Lyon to Orly

      Paris Dec 4, 2016 at 7:34 AM

      Hi Paris expert friends - Would someone know the transportation options from the Gare de Lyon to Orly Airport? Thanks, Jean

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      Small towns in France

      France Dec 6, 2016 at 10:19 AM

      I would like to explore provincial France, small towns and villages. I have about 3 weeks in May for this project. Has anybody done similar trip?. Any suggestions would be more than welcome.

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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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    • car rental

      Biarritz 22 hours ago

      I need to rent a car in March at Biarritz (BIQ) airport. Does anyone have an opinion on what company is better at tnis location.
      Thanks

      1 Answer 21 hours ago
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      Small towns in France

      France Dec 6, 2016 at 10:19 AM

      I would like to explore provincial France, small towns and villages. I have about 3 weeks in May for this project. Has anybody done similar trip?. Any suggestions would be more than welcome.

      13 Answers Yesterday
    • Gare de Lyon to Orly

      Paris Dec 4, 2016 at 7:34 AM

      Hi Paris expert friends - Would someone know the transportation options from the Gare de Lyon to Orly Airport? Thanks, Jean

      7 Answers Dec 5, 2016 at 12:28 AM
    • Baggage storage in Paris

      Paris Dec 3, 2016 at 10:04 PM

      Hi guys,
      I am heading to Paris in January. On my last day I do not need to be at the airport until about 5 o'clock to catch my plane to Sydney. I obviously want to make the most of this as a sight-seeing day(possibly Disnayland) but will have my luggage with me. Does anybody know of any storage lockers or something I would be able to take my big bag to? Does the airport have lockers for rent? Or does Disneyland have big storage cubes? Or would some hotels offer baggage holding even when you have checked out?
      Thanks

      5 Answers Dec 4, 2016 at 10:24 AM
    • 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!

      16 Answers Nov 30, 2016 at 2:01 PM
    • 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?

      5 Answers Nov 28, 2016 at 10:48 PM
    • 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.

      4 Answers Nov 30, 2016 at 2:30 AM
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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

      21 Answers Nov 18, 2016 at 9:52 PM
    • 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.??

      11 Answers Nov 8, 2016 at 12:32 AM
    • 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.

      14 Answers Nov 9, 2016 at 1:24 AM
    • 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

      7 Answers Nov 23, 2016 at 1:08 PM
    • 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?

      29 Answers Nov 16, 2016 at 10:38 AM
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      Places to Meet Solo Travelers

      Paris Oct 31, 2016 at 2:19 PM

      Hi. I'm a single female traveler visiting Paris for the week and Istaying in Montmarte. I was wondering if anyone knows of any cafes or bars where I can meet fellow soli travelers. I'm not looking for crazy partying nightlife, rather just some places where I'm likely to meet other friendly travelers. Any suggestions? Thank you!

      5 Answers Nov 2, 2016 at 11:29 PM
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      Is aix forum working

      Aix-en-Provence Oct 30, 2016 at 7:21 AM

      Yes it is yes it is yes it is

      3 Answers Oct 30, 2016 at 11:31 AM
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      train station

      Aix-en-Provence Oct 30, 2016 at 6:22 AM

      Test test test test test

      7 Answers Oct 30, 2016 at 11:44 AM
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      Bordeaux & driving back to CDG

      Bordeaux Oct 29, 2016 at 11:41 AM

      We are planning a river cruise in the Box rivers and then driving back to Paris/CDG over 4-5 days. We're not yet sure what that route will be but possibly the Loire Valley, Mont Saint-Michel or ??? We have a choice of the beginning the cruise 6/4/17 or 10/8/17. Could we get your opinions on what would be the more enjoyable timing?rdeau

      7 Answers Nov 2, 2016 at 8:12 AM
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      Winter weather

      Condom Oct 25, 2016 at 11:19 AM

      Can you give me an idea of what the weather is like from November to March when I will be staying in Condom.

      1 Answer Oct 25, 2016 at 11:34 AM
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      Winter weather

      Condom Oct 25, 2016 at 11:04 AM

      Can you give me an idea of what the weather is like from Nov to March when I will be staying in Condom.

      1 Answer Oct 25, 2016 at 4:28 PM
    • Pottery equipment and materials in Lyon

      Lyon Oct 24, 2016 at 11:19 PM

      I wiil be moving to Lyon in a few months and want to contact craft potters to buy a used wheel and kiln, Info about materials - glazes, clay, markets, the viability of a pottery shop,studio, pottery lessons etc, will be appreciated.
      Thank you for your interest,
      Graham.

      2 Answers Oct 26, 2016 at 6:53 AM
    • Paris Stay

      Paris Oct 23, 2016 at 7:56 PM

      Hi fellow virtours!

      Hope you guys are doing great!

      need your opinion tips on finding any affordable hotels/apartments with balcony (to sit and have coffee with) in Paris?

      Thanks!

      5 Answers Oct 27, 2016 at 12:05 PM
    • Chair lifts

      Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Oct 21, 2016 at 5:43 PM

      We plan to be in the alpine area next August 2017.
      Where would be the best place to stay to enjoy some sight seeing on the chair lifts to Mont Blanc.
      Is there a " package" deal for such sightseeing.
      Thanks, Roger.

      1 Answer Oct 21, 2016 at 11:41 PM
    • how to travel to Roscoff Train Station from Ferry port?

      Roscoff Oct 21, 2016 at 3:43 AM

      Is there a bus from Brittany Ferry to Roscoff station? any help appreciated

      3 Answers Oct 21, 2016 at 5:44 PM
    • From Nice to St Tropez

      Nice Oct 18, 2016 at 2:13 AM

      Does anyone know the best and possibly the cheapest way to get from Nice to St Tropez in the month of November?

      4 Answers Oct 18, 2016 at 4:29 AM
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      Should we road trip from Cannes to Monaco on a Cruise stop?

      France Oct 17, 2016 at 1:45 PM

      Coming into Cannes on a cruise stop and would like to know if we will have enough time to drive to Monaco and back. We arrive at 8 am and must be back at the ship by 5pm. Of course we would like to enjoy the scenery along the way. Should we? I should add that my Mom is in a wheelchair and we thought that this might give her the best option over a group tour. Your thoughts?

      9 Answers Oct 19, 2016 at 1:33 AM
    • shops and tourism and restaurants in la baule?

      La Baule-Escoublac Oct 17, 2016 at 11:42 AM

      Hey, enyone stayed at Adonis la baule apartments? And untill how late are the supermarkets open? And any tip about la baule is welkom, thanks

      5 Answers Oct 17, 2016 at 1:52 PM
    • Lourdes in December 2016

      Lourdes Oct 15, 2016 at 8:16 AM

      Am planning a 4 day stay at Lourdes in December. Is there masses at Grotto and is the adoration chapel opened in December. The schedule online shows till October. Thank you for any information.

      6 Answers Oct 15, 2016 at 4:24 PM
    • Travel from Nice to zVentimiglia

      Nice Oct 11, 2016 at 4:44 PM

      I read the following toay, October 11, on Riveria Radio.
      "Médecins du Monde along with several other associations has formally called for France to reopen its French-Italian border."
      Does this mean the border is closed and tourists cannot travel from Nice to Ventimiglia.
      Ephraim

      10 Answers Oct 13, 2016 at 7:32 AM
    • converter or adapter

      France Oct 9, 2016 at 11:49 AM

      When I travel from US to France what type of adapter and/or converter to I need for my cell phone and ipad

      16 Answers Oct 11, 2016 at 10:49 AM
    • Best locations to visit

      Paris Oct 7, 2016 at 10:05 AM

      Hi,

      I'm going to paris on the 7th of january to the 12th and i'm wondering what should i do there, besides the (Eiffel tower and Disneyland), what are your recommendations.

      by the way what are the taxi prices, because my friend told me that taxi rides are expensive and i think he just got scammed

      Thanks in advance

      14 Answers Oct 19, 2016 at 12:22 PM
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      Disney;and Paris

      Paris Oct 6, 2016 at 2:43 AM

      Hi,

      is end of October a very bad time to visit Disney in Paris? Both from a weather perspective, but also will rides be open? will the parades still take place and so on?

      Thank you in advance

      6 Answers Oct 9, 2016 at 2:25 PM