Keyword: holiday

Obama family holidaying near France's historic papal city of Avignon

Former US president Barack Obama and his family are spending a week's holiday close to the former papal city of Avignon in south-east France.

Chinese billionaire offers 6,400 staff holiday in France

Li Jinyuan, head of the Tiens Group and reportedly China's 24th wealthiest person, spent 33 million euros for the four-day vacation.

Britons face tax hike on second homes in parts of France

Finance minister confirms France will add extra 20 per cent to 'taxe d'habitation' on second homes in sought-after areas of France.