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Top Cultural City Breaks in France

French cities are hotbeds of cultural activity and we’ve chosen the most exceptional for our guide to top culture break destinations.There is something for everyone.

From the huge performing arts festival in Avignon, along with fringe and street performers, to the Cezanne trail at Aix-en-Provence. Majestic opera, classical music and swinging jazz; modern dance and traditional ballet; world class theatre; awe-inspiring art and stunning sculpture.

French Connections can help you search for accommodation in France then when you've found your ideal gîte, cottage, villa or B&B, arrange your travel to France or car hire.

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Car hire in France

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France by Ferry

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Flying to France

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Driving in France

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