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      Nice Dec 22, 2016 at 12:42 PM

      Has anyone taken the ferry from Nice to Corsica? I have a few questions.
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      What is the livliest city to visit in January or February?
      Does one need a car to get around?
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      Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Jan 16, 2017 at 11:47 AM

      I will be ending a tour of southern France on a Thursday - end of Sept 2017. The tour will include: Pont du Gard, Arles, Les Baux, and Nice. I will have 7 days (following Thursday night) to get back to Paris for return flight.
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      Bed and breakfast.

      Paris Jan 13, 2017 at 11:40 PM

      Could you suggest me some nice bed and breakfast in Paris?

      Thanks!

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      France Jan 11, 2017 at 3:11 AM

      Sorry to hear this site is shutting down.

      I had an incredible summer honeymoon in Switzerland thanks entirely to commenters on this forum. I'm really grateful.

      This question is very broad but I thought I might get lucky again!

      Hoping for a may/June family holiday this year.
      Traveling with a three year old and a one year old.
      Beach, hotel, pools, nature, good food, a nice little town nearby.
      We really want it to be child friendly with food and drink readily available but not too big a complex.
      Also considering Italy and Greece, I'll post over there too.

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    • visiting Villers Bretanneux from Paris

      Paris Jan 4, 2017 at 10:22 PM

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      Where to stay

      Paris Jan 14, 2017 at 4:42 PM

      Traveling to Paris (3 days) and then to Caen (2days). Using the train system. Looking to stay close/walking distance or central point to stations. What station that would be? and any tips of what/where to stay (hotel wise) On a budget but safe area please. Thank you for your help.

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      Paris with kids

      Paris Jan 13, 2017 at 6:23 AM

      Hello Paris experts ;-)

      We'll be attending the U2 show in Paris on July 25 and want to add a couple of extra days in and around the city.
      I don't yet know where we'll be staying.

      Our boys - who will be 9 and 11 by then - will be joining us. In fact it was their idea go along to a show and then our oldest one decided he wanted to see the Eiffeltower ... And what's a mum to do then but to buy tickets for the Stade de France then ... anything to keep the young ones happy (and now I can 'blame' them for the trip ;-) ).

      We'll likely arrive there around noon on friday 21st and leave for home again on wednesday 26th.

      Do any of you have a suggestion as on what kids might enjoy doing. The Eiffeltower is a must. Besides that: they don't mind a museum (as long as it doesn't take an entire day), they like history and they're not fussy about walking.
      I've read something about the sewers tour ... do you think that's worth doing with kids?

      As always: thanks for your input!

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    • Est-ce que le métro de Paris est encore dangereux?

      Paris Dec 27, 2016 at 12:58 AM

      Bonjour
      Mon ami et moi prévoyons d'aller à Paris dans quelques semaines. Mais parce qu'il est froid, nous voulons prendre le métro. Mais est-il sûr après tous les événements de cette année?
      Je souhaite une réponse rapide.
      Je vous remercie à l'avance!

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      Any must sees or must eats?

      Carcassonne Jan 11, 2017 at 6:22 PM

      We will be spending a few days in Carcassonne in May-June and have things pretty well sorted out. However, it would be nice to hear from you if you have any suggestions for things we should not miss. Also, restaurant recommendations would be welcome for Carcassonne, Narbonne, Beziers and/or Collioure.

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    • 3 wk family itinerary-please help!

      France Dec 21, 2016 at 10:56 AM

      Hi

      Planning a three week trip next summer in France with my family (2 adults, 4 kids).
      Thoughts are as follows:
      - 4 days Paris (stay in an apartment), 3 days euro Disney (Disney hotel)
      - 1 week in mt chamonix (stay in hotel)
      - 1 week between Provence and nice (not sure how to split this. Stay in Campsites??)

      Any any any advice would be highly appreciated.

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      Paris - scenic spots like the Alps this Feb

      Paris Jan 4, 2017 at 4:58 PM

      I will be in Paris this early Feb and would like to go to a scenic spot similar to the Alps. Perhaps Jungfrau Switzerland or somewhere nearer Paris or Geneva? I only have 2 days though. Our free time will be Friday the whole day until Sunday morning. We need to leave by Sunday morning (either from Paris or Geneva). Any suggestions?

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    • safety in Rennes and Bretagne

      by mikitourist Online Now Jun 20, 2016 at 1:11 PM

      Hello to everybody! I should spend a short holiday in Rennes and visit Bretagne. I would like to know if Bretagne is safe concerning terrorist alerts. Are there armed soldiers and policers on streets and on touristic places? Is public transport safe and checked for luggages? Thanks for replies.

      5 Answers Jun 21, 2016 at 6:55 AM
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      by Planestrainsandbikes Online Now Feb 1, 2016 at 12:15 PM

      My flight into Rennes arrives at 9pm on Saturday, when it would appear that all car hire desks are closed. I've found nothing on line yet about out of hours collection. Does anyone know of a solution for getting hold of a car that late?

      1 Answer Feb 1, 2016 at 3:10 PM
    • how to get to La Meziere from Rennes train station

      by baroness22 Online Now Jan 19, 2016 at 12:42 PM

      I have to collect my vehicle in La Mezier nr Rennes, I will travel by train to Rennes train station but from there the taxi will be costly any suggestions? is there a bus service?

      2 Answers Jan 20, 2016 at 11:09 AM
    • Airport Taxis

      by iianbland Online Now Nov 17, 2015 at 8:52 AM

      We are due to arrive at Rennes airport in June 2016 after 20.00hrs. We have been told taxis do not operate at this time!
      Can anyone confirm please?
      Regards
      Ian

      2 Answers Nov 17, 2015 at 9:22 AM
    • Any shop selling broadband SIM card

      by Wsunarko Online Now Dec 27, 2014 at 6:12 AM

      Is there any shop near Rennes station selling broadband SIM card? Thank you

    • New Year's Eve in Rennes

      by mh50 Online Now Dec 15, 2014 at 9:52 AM

      Hello. I am taking my partner as a surprise for New Year to France and we are arriving in Rennes early-mid afternoon on the 31st. We are staying in an apartment, so as to give us a choice over eating in or dining out.
      A few questions, therefore :

      1) We are arriving in to Dinard airport on the morning of the 31st – what is the best way to get from the airport to Rennes ? I understand there is a bus from Pleurtuit or are we better getting the train from St Malo ?
      2) What time are shops open on the 31st (in case we need to buy groceries to cook our dinner that evening) ?
      3) Will restaurants be very busy (as it is New Year’s Eve) and should we therefore book in advance ? (Also : any recommendations ?)
      4) What should we seek out (and what should we avoid ?!?) as midnight strikes ?
      5) Any other suggestions or thoughts on what we should see or do.
      Very many thanks in advance.

      2 Answers Dec 15, 2014 at 11:21 AM
    • Parking for railway station

      by CMBG Online Now Aug 10, 2014 at 2:20 PM

      we are travelling by train for a day and need a good place to park, should we use the car park off Boulevard Solferino?

      Thank you

      1 Answer Aug 11, 2014 at 12:11 AM
    • from the Renne airport in Kankal

      by olyashechka Online Now Jul 14, 2014 at 9:27 PM

      I have a question. How to reach from the Renne airport in Kankal?

      3 Answers Jul 15, 2014 at 2:35 AM
    • Get To Paris?

      by RealDavidTurnbull Online Now Jun 23, 2013 at 11:23 AM

      I'm in Rennes at the moment and want to arrive in Paris in the morning on July 1st if possible. I know there's the train, and the Eurolines bus, but are there any other options? I'm looking for the best mix of price and arrival time.

      )

      1 Answer Jun 23, 2013 at 6:06 PM
    • Wedding help

      by helenabereen Online Now Nov 30, 2011 at 7:07 AM

      My partener and myself are hoping to go to his daughters wedding in Brittany next August.He has MS and walks with a triangular walking aide We are in our 60's but are quite fit otherwise. We have booked to fly into Rennes airport from Dublin on the 7th August 2012 and are staying in theNovotel Thaiassa hotel in Dinard as the wedding is near Dinard inLePontbriand. Could someone suggest the best means of transport
      for us. Thanking you

      3 Answers Nov 30, 2011 at 2:20 PM
    • Rennes to Brest

      by OzzieJeyda11 Online Now Oct 31, 2011 at 3:33 AM

      Can anyone help?
      I am flying into Rennes Airport and then getting the train from Rennes train station to Brest,How far is the airport to the train station? Is there a sevice from the airport which will take you the train station?

      1 Answer Oct 31, 2011 at 4:23 AM
    • Mont St Michel/Versailles/Paris

      by hsiang Online Now Dec 16, 2010 at 7:30 AM

      Hi, need help in planning a better route as we'll be flying in from Bergen, Norway to Orly airport noon arrival in May 2011 and would like to visit Mt St Michel, Versailles and Paris in about 4 days.
      Was thinking of staying in Paris and take train/bus to Rennes/Mt St Michel, back to Paris and the next day from Paris to Versailles and back to Paris again. But it seems that we will spend lots of time traveling~
      Is there any recommended way instead of departing and going back to Paris for 2 continuous days?
      Thank you...

      6 Answers Dec 30, 2010 at 11:04 PM
    • Family friendly resturant in Rennes

      by hunch Online Now Aug 12, 2010 at 11:23 AM

      Hi, I'll be catching the train from Rennes on Sunday evening and was looking for a family friendly restaurant I can take the wife + 4 young kids before hand. I noticed there were a selection of bars/resturant across the plaza from the station, but was wondering if anyone new of other places near by - Cheap is very good :-) and a bonus if they have any items suitable for my Veggie wife.

      Thanks for any help

    • travel for disabled people

      by cmci3288 Online Now Jul 4, 2010 at 3:22 PM

      I am a wheelchair user travelling to Rennes on holiday. Are the bus and tram services fully accessible to me and are there any points/information I need to be aware of.
      Regards
      Charlie

    • Travel

      by reesh Online Now May 31, 2010 at 3:43 AM

      I am flying to Rennes, and wish to travel on to La Roche-Bernard, by public transport.

      What is the most convenient and economical means of so doing?

      Thanks

      Howard

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      Getting from Rennes to St Malo

      by madcitygirl Online Now Apr 28, 2010 at 3:49 PM

      We are flying into Paris then taking the fast train to Rennes, then we want to go onto St Malo. The reason we are doing this is because after my husband's conference in St Malo, we want to be able to go back and visit Paris for a few days. So, my question is, what is the best way of getting from Rennes to St. Malo?

      Thank you!

      Melissa

      1 Answer Apr 28, 2010 at 8:10 PM
    • Travel

      by moragmac Online Now Oct 19, 2009 at 12:50 PM

      We are flying in to Rennes and then to Vannes. Is it better to get a bus or a train. Is there a bus from the airport.


      Morag MacDonald

      1 Answer Oct 19, 2009 at 2:57 PM
    • rennes to la meziere

      by piadelacruz Online Now Jul 29, 2009 at 1:41 PM

      i am traveling from rennes train station to la meziere. what is the best transportation do you recommend? i know the cab will be very pricey and the bus might not let me on with a 22 kg suitcase. any suggestions?

      1 Answer Jul 30, 2009 at 2:20 AM
    • Bus to and from St. Michel

      by rchitekt Online Now Jun 22, 2009 at 7:19 AM

      I have seen the timetable for a bus to the Mont St. Michel from Rennes. But it shows only upto August 30. I will be in Rennes on September 29 around 10:30 in the morning. Will there be a bus to go the Mont?

      I want to come back to Rennes next morning to catch a train to Paris around 11 am. Will there be a bus which will bring me back to catch that train ?

      What will be the weather around that time of the year? What is the best spot to photograph the Mont at sunset or sunrise?

      3 Answers Jun 22, 2009 at 3:28 PM
    • Renne to Auray - Buses

      by SteveTomlinson Online Now Apr 27, 2009 at 5:43 AM

      Hello,
      I fly in to Rennes on Saturday 15th august 2009 at 19.00 hrs. Is there a bus that I may take from the airport to Auray that evening or the next day?

      Many thanks

      Steve

      2 Answers Apr 27, 2009 at 10:42 AM
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      Rennes - Buses to Mt St Michel FRANCE

      by MadOlk Online Now Feb 11, 2009 at 9:48 PM

      Hi travel buddies,

      are there frequent buses to Mt St Michel from Rennes? and how long is the journey?

      Thanks Mad

      3 Answers Mar 31, 2009 at 10:34 AM
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      Rennes? Le Mans? Chartres?

      by MadOlk Online Now Feb 8, 2009 at 7:04 PM

      Hi there all!

      We have three spare days after our Visit to Mt St Michel, 4 ladies travelling (I'm in charge, so I want to impress) would you recommend to stay in Rennes, Lemans or Chartres for these days, which is prettier or has a nice atmosphere? It will be early August...

      thanks Madeleine

      3 Answers Feb 9, 2009 at 3:33 AM
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      How do I get From Nantes Airport to Rennes by Public Transport

      by PFrankH Online Now Nov 24, 2007 at 5:30 PM

      I need to get to Rennes by public Transport on Sun.9th Dec 2007 from Nantes Atlantique.....can anyone help please

      3 Answers Nov 25, 2007 at 4:05 PM
    • Is there anything to do in rennes?

      by amckenzie Online Now Jun 26, 2007 at 7:59 AM

      hi am learning french here in rennes but can't find much to do in the evenings. any tips on where to go \ what to do here? bars, clubs, live music etc.? just seems quiet and rainy so far...

      1 Answer Jul 28, 2007 at 7:37 AM
    • Travel

      by AnneCam Online Now Jul 20, 2006 at 7:47 AM

      I have limited time to get from Rennes train station to Rennes airport. Can anyone give me advise e.g. is there a particular entrance or is there a shuttle service to the airport and if so from which exit?

      2 Answers Jul 20, 2006 at 11:10 AM
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      Finding my rental car! - supplementary

      by goforchris Online Now Jun 24, 2006 at 9:38 AM

      I now have a street name for where I've to pick the car up : No12 avenue Brebant., Rennes (near the Gare TGV) It doesn't appear on any of the maps I have, nor on Google Earth. Anyone know where this is?

      2 Answers Aug 1, 2006 at 7:42 AM
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      Finding my rental car!

      by goforchris Online Now Jun 23, 2006 at 10:15 AM

      I have been told by Hertz that as I am arriving at the TGV station in Rennes after office hours I will have to collect my hire car from a Shell station near the rail station - they think about 100m. So far they haven't told me what street it is in. Does anyone know where this petrol station is?

      1 Answer Jun 23, 2006 at 6:48 PM
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      from Rennes to St Malo

      by oska Online Now Jul 4, 2005 at 10:46 AM

      Do you have any idea how to move to Rennes to St Malo by night? I'll be in Rennes at 10.00 pm and the last train leaves at 21.50 :( I have to be in St. Malo at 7.00am to catch a ferry. Maybe buses? Are the cabs very expensive by night? This is a 70 km distance, so I'm afraid I won't afford it. I'll be grateful for any information.

      2 Answers Jul 6, 2005 at 4:53 AM
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      Rennes for 3-4 days for business - ideas of what to see or do?

      by Canadian_Traveler Online Now Mar 2, 2005 at 3:11 PM

      Hi!

      I will be in Rennes for 3-4 days for business next week. I would like some suggestions for what to see & do. Though I absolutely love Paris, I will be traveling alone and would prefer to see some of the places near Rennes. I prefer train travel.

      Any suggestions?

      2 Answers Mar 3, 2005 at 12:02 AM
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      paris to rennes?

      by vpbebe Online Now Sep 2, 2004 at 3:06 PM

      hi just wondering can anyone help me. im flying into paris from ireland at the beginning of november. i was wondering how would i get to rennes from charles du gaulle airport or from beauvais airport? which one would be handier for me to fly too?thanks ps how much roughly will it cost to travel from the airports to rennes?

      5 Answers Mar 21, 2006 at 11:45 AM