Media Release: Where to go for fabulous Christmas shopping in France without spending all your holiday savings

With the Christmas season quickly approaching, why not head to a French destination to get those special gifts for less?

LOOKING to get some out of the ordinary, special, one of a kind presents for this year’s Christmas? Head straight to our blog where we’ve done the research for you in finding out where to go, and still have some money left over to buy that glorious Christmas tree.

The article highlights five cities with ideas of places to shop and accommodation that are easy to get to and less than three hours from the UK:

Paris – In December, over 100 streets will be decorated with Christmas lights and has a great choice of affordable boutiques to choose your trendy gifts from. What a way to embrace its ‘City of Lights’ reputation!

Toulouse – For the Christmas season, the ‘Pink City’ will be decking itself out with festive decorations. We’ve selected some great boutiques where you can create and cook your own special gifts.

Lille – Lille’s old town has a lovely array of eclectic boutiques where good deals are easy to find. This season, shoppers can also benefit from Lille 3000’s Fantastic-inspired gifts available around the city.

Marseille – Situated in Provence, Marseille celebrates Christmas in true Provencal form and has a wide variety of boutiques that will cater to every budget.

Lyon – Known as France’s Gastronomy capital, Lyon offers great culinary excursions for your Christmas shopping holiday.

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We’ll be following this up with luxury Christmas shopping breaks next week so stay tuned!

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