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Coronavirus entry restrictions in the EU and France

In line with international efforts to control the spread of coronavirus, external EU borders were closed to all non-essential visitors from third-countries in mid-March. On June 11th, 2020, the European Commission issued guidance to the EU Member States aimed at achieving a coordinated and gradual reopening of borders and resumption of visa operations. So, whilst […]

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What Is Frontex and How Does it Affect the Borders of France?

Frontex, officially named the European Border and Coast Guard Agency is a European Union (EU) agency responsible for coordinating border control efforts across various countries. As a member of the EU, France benefits from the agency’s expertise and is involved in a number of its operations. Frontex also sets the standards that French border control […]

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France’s Most Visited Cities

France is the most popular tourist destination in the world. Known as a country of art, culture, and romance, millions of travelers arrive in France every year. Some head for the mountains, others to the seaside, and some to the picturesque villages of rural France. Millions, however, are drawn to the urban heartlands of French […]

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Traveling to France with Children

With close to 90 million visitors per year, France is the most popular tourist destination in the world. France is the perfect country to visit for families and it offers numerous sights and activities for children of all ages. Most hotels, restaurants, and attractions also have children-friendly facilities. Visiting Museums in France with Children France […]

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Border Security Technologies and ETIAS

In November 2016, the European Commission proposed to introduce ETIAS, an European Travel Information and Authorization System. The goal? To reinforce security of travel to the region. ETIAS is expected to be officially launched in 2022, and should contribute to pre-travel screening to identify individuals from visa-exempt countries who may pose a threat to the […]

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The 7 Best Places to Visit in the South of France

The south of France is full of magnificent destinations to visit. Whether you’re looking for natural beauty, historical ruins, world-class vineyards, golden beaches or fascinating museums, there is the perfect location for you. With so many wonderful places to see, the question is, where to go in the south of France? We have compiled a […]

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Public Transport in France

Traveling around France is fast and easy and you have plenty of options. French public transport has a reputation for being efficient, comfortable, and affordable. Aside from convenience, France is also one of the most beautiful countries in the world. The home of the Tour de France offers enchanting vineyards, towering mountains, winding rivers, and […]

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France Travel Information

France is currently the most popular tourist destination in the world, with the annual 83 million international visitors surpassing the 65 million population of mainland France. Many tourists choose to travel to France’s capital, Paris and take in the rich culture and iconic monuments such as the Eiffel Tower. However, the rest of the country […]