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21 photos that will make you want to book a last minute holiday to France

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21 photos that will make you want to book a last minute holiday to France
Gordes, Provence Photo: Miguel Virkkunen Carvalho/Flickr
13:22 CEST+02:00
It might already be mid-August but you've still got time to enjoy France at its summer best. Here are 21 reasons to book a last minute trip to France.

Lama, Corsica. Photo: Pierre Bona/ Wikicommons

The cliffs of Etretat, northern France. Photo: Moyan Brenn/Flickr

 
The lavender fields of Provence. Photo: AFP
 
 
Omaha beach, a D-Day beach in Normandy. Photo: efilpera/Flickr
 
 
The old town in Nice, southern France. Photo: Paul Rysz/Flickr
 
 
Gordes in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region. Photo: Miguel Virkkunen Carvalho
 
 
Sunset over the town of St Tropez on the French Riviera. Photo: Frédérique Voisin-Demery
 
 
Beach library. Etretat, northwestern France. Photo: AFP
 
 
Deauville in Normandy. Photo: AFP
 
 
A beach in Biarritz, southwestern France. Photo: AFP

A beach in Arcachon, western France. Photo: r_lizzimore/Flickr

View of the Les Menuires ski resort in the French Alps, during the summer holidays. Photo: AFP

Another Brittany village named as France's favourite

The village of Rochefort-en-Terre in Morbihan, Brittany. Photo: Tony Shertila/Flickr

The Massif des Calanques of southern France. Photo: Robbie Shade/Flickr
 
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Le Train Jaune (Yellow Line) is 63 kilometres long and climbs to 1,593 metres at Bolquère-Eyne – the highest railway station in France. Photo: AFP
 
 
People are relaxing on July 18, 2018, on the shores of Lake St Ferreol Revel, one of the water tanks of the Canal du Midi. Photo: AFP
 
 
People cool themselves at the Trocadero Fountain in Paris. Photo: AFP 
 
 
The treasures of the Loire Valley in central France. Photo: Pedro Szekely/Flickr
 
 
Canal du Vassé in Annecy, southeastern France. Photo: Guilhem Vellut
 
 
Lighthouse of Ploumanach in Brittany. Photo: Vincent Lammin/Flickr
 
 
 
 
Then of course there's this old thing. Photo: Sigurdur Bjarnason/Flickr
 
 
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Chez Moi - 23 Aug 2018 20:00
Sorry, I don't recognize "this old thing".
Care to enlighten me? :)
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