There are many French sayings about life and in particular about love; French is commonly known as the language of lovers.  The capital of France, Paris, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Known as the ‘City of Love’, people often head here for romantic breaks. If you are planning a romantic getaway, then visit this amazing city with a loved one. Here are just some of the things you can do to make your visit …

Bordeaux lies in the south west of France. It is very much a regional capital and lies at the heart of one of the great wines growing regions of the world. It has fine architecure and a range of cultural events during the year. It sits close to the mouth of the Garonne river and has over three hundred and fifty listed buildings and lies on the traditional pilgrimage route to Santiago De Compostella in Northern Spain. It has the …

La Rochelle is to be found on the Atlantic coast of France. It is a city filled with history and culture. It has the benefit of good weather from spring through to autumn and is easy to reach. While Rochelle may not be one of the warmest spots for retirement, it is close to the UK and properties are cheap, with a detached three bedroomed house going at around 150,000 euros.

Getting there
La Rochelle Airport is about twenty minutes …