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Camping Château La Forêt

In the last few years we have seen a lot of change on one of our favourite parks in the Vendee. Investment in facilities and nice new plots for owners has seen an increase in popularity for this pretty park.

Air Quality Certificate

Don’t get your head stuck in the clouds 6 million Brits could be driving on the wrong side of the law this summer   Motorists who lease their vehicle could be falling foul of the law when driving overseas.  

Family friendly break in a French manor house

This charming manor house and park nestles on the edge of the quiet village of Cry-sur-Armancon, with its beautiful church, bridge and tree lined river which borders the park. It really is a paradise for both adults and children.

How to Save Money on Car Hire in France

Hiring a car in France is a great way to travel around at your own leisure and explore the best France has to offer, free from the shackles of public transport and pre-determined timetables. With hundreds of locations throughout France

Dont get lost in France

  In 1900, fewer than 3000 motor cars roamed the roads of France. Any journey could easily turn into quite an adventure! The Michelin brothers’ faith in the future of the motor car was absolute. To encourage the development of

Brittany home renovations

For many who decide to purchase a property in France their preference is to find an older property that needs work either to renovate and/or extend it. Planning laws and regulations in France can seem daunting, and this is where

Feet in the sand and every comfort at hand

With a grassy garden on one side and dunes on the other, Soulac Beach House stands at the edge of the Belle Époque-style seaside resort of Soulac-sur-Mer in Aquitaine. With easy access to the beach and a shaded terrace to

Villa rental in near Dordogne

Villa for four in 120-acre wooded, secluded park. This property is in a village setting. Features of the property This is a self-catering villa park, located in an exceptionally beautiful 120-acre wooded estate in the village of Salles in the

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France Currency Exchange FAQs

Frequently asked questions about currency exchange for France. Where can I get the best exchange rates, what will it cost, how long will it take and more…

Le great French bake off!

This October on TV5MONDE there’s fantastic foodie TV on the menu with our top gastronomy programmes all subtitled in English for everyone to enjoy – Sky 796 / Virgin 825

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Going into a clinic for an operation

A hospital visit can be stressful in any country and any language, more so when you are abroad. If you know what to expect, it can help reduce that stress slightly. A reader shares a first-hand account of a recent visit to a

Open a currency account today

      Data Protection Registered under the Data Protection Act. Your details remain private and confidential and will only be used to contact you to communicate about your currency requirements. Use Moneycorp because: Their market experts will get you

Call Back Request

MoneyCorp trading hours are 7:30am – 10:30pm (UK Time), Monday to Friday and 10am – 4pm on Saturdays. We are also open on most Bank Holidays from 8:30am – 5:30pm. If you are enquiring about currency exchange for your holiday,

10 good reasons to use a specialist currency company

Image not found.The benefits of a lawyer are obvious. But why use a currency broker? And what difference could the exchange rate have on my property purchase? FrenchEntrée.com puts the questions to foreign exchange specialist Moneycorp on your behalf.

Currency fluctuations and me

Image not found.My husband Ron and I moved to France over 10 years ago. We live in the Charente where there is less traffic, better weather and the local people are friendly. However, with the exchange rate being really bad, our lifestyle has been affected by the weak pound.