So if you like Yoga, then you can practice gentle yoga with
caring and experienced teachers in idyllic settings, plus you can take guided nature walks
in unspoilt countryside, or if you feel like being pampered, then there are a variety of
different holistic therapy holidays, where you can really treat yourself and relax in
Another traditional art that has become popular in France is Tai Chi, which is all about
health and therapy using your own internal body energy. And with classes and
dedicated breaks in lots of towns and villages throughout this beautiful country, you
could end up with feelings of wellbeing and inner strength you never knew you had!
We all know that France is a country proud of its good food and good wine to accompany it,
and what better place could you go to for a cooking holiday. For those of you who
are into learning more about French culinary delights, there are cooking courses available
in most areas for a holiday in France with a
difference, where you can learn to cook some of their traditional dishes, whilst enjoying
the pleasures of tasting the local gourmet cuisine from top chefs right through from pate
to grilled fish and deserts that look too lovely to devour!
A wine tour is also another popular activity holiday and the vast collections of vineyards
can make for a truly educational and worthwhile experience. Plus you get to
experience the different types of wines and end up knowing exactly what to look for when
If you have thought about making your own pots and ornaments but do not know where to
start, then maybe a ceramics course is just for you. Gaining inspiration from your
surroundings, you start by learning how to make and then decorate lots of items from vases
to plates so that you can take your new found talents and works of art home with you as
reminder of your activity holiday in France.
France is also famous for its artists and wherever you go, you will always spot someone
sketching or painting. There are numerous painting holidays available, which are set
in the most beautiful countryside settings, where you can learn new techniques to paint
and draw with skill and flair or just brush up on the skills you already have.
There are activity holidays available for all levels of experience and whilst you tour and
learn by day, each evening you can sit down to gastronomic delights, fine wines and
interesting conversation with like-minded people.