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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

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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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    • 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 Yesterday

      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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    • Hiring a car and driver

      by Lindastoulon Online Now Feb 2, 2015 at 5:44 PM

      I am interested in hiring a car with a driver for a day in Toulon. Does anyone have any experience with this?

    • Shore Exhursion at La Seyne Sur Mer on August 19?

      by Fawa Online Now Jul 4, 2014 at 11:22 AM

      The cruise ship is going to port at La Seyne Sur Mer 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on August 19. We are not sure whether we should visit Toulon (e.g. cable car ride and swim at the beach) or visit Bandol and Sanary Sur Mer. My teenage child would certainly love to have a swim for a couple of hours at a lovely beach. Any suggestions? If it is the latter, please provide travel information from La Seyne Sur Mer to Bandol and Sanary Sur Mer. Is it easy to take a cab from ther back to the port and how much would that cost?

      1 Answer Jul 4, 2014 at 11:46 AM
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      Transportation

      by cmillard Online Now Jun 21, 2014 at 8:08 AM

      I too am arriving by cruise ship to Toulon. From the reviews I have read, it seems that the cruise ship excursions are ridiculously expensive and not that great for this port. Is there a way to get to some of the nicer towns like Aix en Provence, Cassis, Castellet, etc. on our own? I don't know how far away they are, but I don't think we could do it
      by taxi. Thank you for your advice.

      Mickey

      2 Answers Sep 7, 2014 at 7:12 AM
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      Toulon transport and things to do for a few hours...

      by Agingrockchick Online Now Oct 19, 2013 at 4:26 AM

      We arrive from Corsica at the ferry port Sunday morning and have an afternoon flight..we have luggage so don't want to sightsee as such, is it worth going to hyeres area as it's coastal ? Any tips re: best transport ?

      1 Answer Oct 20, 2013 at 2:21 AM
    • transportation

      by sallybedell Online Now Sep 2, 2013 at 10:40 AM

      what is best way to get to antibes from the harbor we are arriving at 7 am and departing at 5 pm on the ruby princess?

      1 Answer Sep 2, 2013 at 11:55 AM
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      Good Shore Excursions in Toulon, France?

      by brauchtj Online Now May 20, 2013 at 2:53 PM

      Our ship will be docking in Toulon, France early December. I am thinking Aix en Provence is probably the best choice. Does anyone know of good shore excursion companies? I would really like to tour a perfumerie or lavender field, but I don't think lavender is in season that time of year :(

      7 Answers May 21, 2013 at 2:59 AM
    • distance from airport

      by grampianghost Online Now May 26, 2011 at 8:19 AM

      I'm visiting Toulon for the first time .How far is the city from the airport and are there Taxis readily available ?

      4 Answers Apr 6, 2013 at 12:33 PM
    • Can anyone help me plssssss!!!

      by mrscic Online Now Apr 27, 2011 at 10:41 AM

      Our cruise ship will be docking in toulon on 31/07/11, and we would like to visit aix-en-provence and cassis.Can anyone tell me if this is possible to do in about 6 hours and how we can go about it. tks

      Read more: World Travel Forum

      2 Answers Apr 27, 2011 at 6:46 PM
    • badger31

      by badger31 Online Now Feb 21, 2011 at 5:10 PM

      flying into hyeres this easter whhich is better to stay in toulon or hyeres thyanks badger31

      1 Answer Feb 22, 2011 at 1:53 AM
    • Toulon to Grasse to Toulan

      by dalephillips Online Now Nov 21, 2010 at 3:03 PM

      My ship docks in Toulan next Monday. Is there a good way to see Grasse's perfume factory and back in about 4 hours?

      1 Answer Nov 21, 2010 at 3:15 PM
    • Toulon on a Sunday

      by mlfrezer Online Now Jun 1, 2010 at 12:19 PM

      Our ship will be in port on a Sunday....are we in walking distance to attractions and is this someth8iing we can do on our own without signing up for a tour. I have been told that many of the shops are closed on Sundays....what is there to do in toulon? Thanks

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      Bus from Toulon-Hyeres Airport

      by Oleh Online Now May 9, 2010 at 9:21 PM

      Hi there,

      Does anybody know if there's a bus that could take me from Toulon-Hyeres airport to Gare SNCF in Toulon?

      Many thanks!

      2 Answers May 13, 2010 at 5:22 PM
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      To St. Tropez

      by orchid1949 Online Now May 29, 2009 at 7:48 AM

      I would like to go to St. Tropez from Toulon. What is the best way without car. Can I go by boat ? How long ? And could I do it just half day trip either morning or afternoon. Or by train, by bus...How long will it take ?

      Thank you.

      2 Answers May 30, 2009 at 12:18 AM
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      Churches in Toulon

      by bisous333 Online Now Apr 16, 2009 at 4:02 PM

      Hello Toulon locals / visitors:

      Please could you let me know if you know any churches that are:
      - within easy access to an international airport (max 1h30 mins travel)
      - picturesque, with a minister / priest that can speak English
      - with hotels / apartments / gites to rent nearby
      - which has a great natural landscape view outside
      - good transport(public and private) available in the area

      Thank you so much in advance!

    • From Toulon to Castellet

      by mannelyons Online Now Jun 4, 2008 at 2:43 PM

      We shall be in Toulon for just one day in July 2008 . If it is possible, we would like to go by public transport to Castellet. Can anyone please help us?
      THanks,
      Mannelyons

      6 Answers Jun 11, 2010 at 9:02 AM
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      Ferry ticket office

      by alectrevor Online Now Feb 9, 2008 at 6:56 AM

      For a turn up and go ticket for the ferry to Ajaccio is the ticket office near the ferry or in town ? thanks

      1 Answer Feb 9, 2008 at 7:48 AM
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      Marseille airport to Toulon

      by phxbbw6ft1 Online Now Jul 5, 2007 at 6:50 AM

      What is the easiest way to get from Marseille airport to Toulon?

      Thanks, Melissa

      1 Answer Jul 6, 2007 at 2:48 AM
    • Beaches

      by Tripsters Online Now Mar 9, 2007 at 7:38 AM

      Arrive in Toulon in April for the day would like to visit Toulon and go to a beach with our daughter. Are there beaches easily accessable from the port as we arrive on a ship.

      Also would there be enough time for us to visit St Tropez by train

      thank you
      merci

      Carole

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      duty and fun tour

      by navybaba Online Now Jan 12, 2007 at 8:51 PM

      I am coming to toulon during ist wek of feb at toulon via paris and than to moss, oslo. pl any can guide me to enjoy my time at these place. thanx

      1 Answer Jan 12, 2007 at 9:04 PM
    • Toulon in August

      by Memma Online Now May 9, 2005 at 2:05 AM

      Salut,
      I am coming to Toulon in the end of August 2005. I would like to know about hostels in the area and what do you recommend me to see. Is there anyone from the Toulon? I would love to know much more! Merci à vous.