Guide to buying a holiday rental property in France

28 Mar

Purchasing and owning a gîte or holiday rental property in France can be fun and rewarding – but from the start it’s good to be clear about what to consider. Location, location, location, yes it’s a cliché, but it’s totally true says Donna Sloane, General Manager of FrenchConnections, one of the UK’s leading holiday home […]

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4 great day trip destinations in the department of Manche, Normandy

25 May

Normandy has just about everything for holiday makers to France – picturesque villages, gorgeous sandy beaches, historic towns, exquisite countryside and the most delicious gastronomy. Wherever you go on holiday in Normandy, you’ll find some fabulous day trip destinations not far away including the world famous Mont-St-Michel. Here are four more of our favourites in […]

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5 sensational spring visits in France

27 Feb

As winter starts to retreat, it’s time to think about a spring break in France. The days get longer, the birds sing louder and the sun gently caresses the land. It’s the perfect time for a breath of fresh air and a re-energising French holiday. Donna Sloane, general manager at French Connections holiday rentals shares her […]

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3 Fabulous French Summer holiday destinations and gorgeous places to stay

25 Jun

  Cotes D’amour Brittany Located in northern Brittany, the Cotes d’Armor is a place of absolutely exquisite coastline including the famous “pink granite” shores. Here you’ll find the captivating little town of Dinan, one of the most charming places in France. There are numerous attractions, pretty villages, secluded beaches, seaside resorts and more. It’s a […]

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Your French Connection | Spring into… Brittany

24 Feb

Brittany in the south west of France is one of those places that you just can’t help falling in love with. Go there once and we can almost guarantee – it won’t be the last time. So, what is it about Brittany (“Bretagne” in French) that’s so great? Beautiful beaches of Brittany Golden sands, dramatic […]

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Maximise Your French Holiday Let Bookings in 2017

13 Dec

With Christmas and New Year celebrations comes the start of the booking period for the 2017 season. Donna Sloane, general manager at online accommodation specialist French Connections, says the company is preparing now to ensure that both owners and holidaymakers get the best experience from the website, including some unique offers for owner advertising packages. […]

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