Covid complications causing concerns

Martin and Nadine haven’t been to France since January, and Covid complications certainly are an issue and a constant worry. It seems sorting out a ferry crossing isn’t the only hurdle. Is it better to go or to cancel?

Requirements for driving in France – Breath Test Kits

On 1st July 2012, a law was introduced in France: all drivers had to carry a breath test kit in their car. Find out why and if or how that law was implemented. Read more about the driving requirements in France.

Kouign-amann vs Lardy cake

Kouign-amann is a beautiful, buttery, traditional Breton cake. During the current lockdown, unable to travel to Brittany, we have found an alternative: the British lardy cake. Read on.

Exporting a UK-bought LHD car to France

Is it possible or indeed practical to buy a LHD car in the UK, originally registered in Poland, and then import it to France? Are there guidelines to be followed?

Driving in France

In recent years, travelling across to the continent and driving in France has become increasingly easy for Brits, but there are laws and regulations to bear in mind while driving abroad.

Ryanair have re-started the Bristol – Dinard route for the Spring-Summer, commencing Monday 26th March 2012.

They are offering four flights a week, so if you’re looking for cheap flights from UK to France it might be worth a look.

Flights are –

Monday, Thursday, Saturday leaving Bristol @ 0700hrs !!

and Tuesday leaving Bristol @ 1700hrs.

Editor Notes

Travelling to the area? Check out our Brittany and Pays de la Loire travel page for more information.

Staying for a few days or longer? Check out some great places to visit in Western France and find some holiday accommodation amongst our contributors.

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