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Tour De France Tourist – Revel

Jul 17th, 2010 // Destination: News
The Bio Vallee Lauragais cluster is part of the local policy to develop organic agriculture in a rural region with a high potential. The project aims at offering to new consumers of biological and natural food products that they sometimes struggle to find. Working hand in hand with local farmers, small and larger businesses are in an ideal position to enhance the quality and the biodiversity of local... 

Tourist in Tour de France – Morzine

Jul 11th, 2010 // Destination: News
The Tour’s stay in Morzine takes place exactly a year before the decision by the IOC on the bid for the 2018 Winter Olympics. Morzine is part of the Annecy bid and is scheduled to hold the women’s downhill should France be chosen by the International Olympic Committee. Part of the biggest skiing domain in the world – Les Porte du Soleil – with 650 km of pistes, Morzine also has a long tradition... 

Tourist in Tour de France – Les Rousses

Jul 10th, 2010 // Destination: News
Les Rousses never held a Tour de France stage before yet the area is very familiar to riders since the Col des Rousses, (1,140 metres, 3rd or 2nd cat), which leads to the Col de La Faucille, has been climbed more than 40 times since 1911. Most of the time, the bunch would continue to Divonne-les-Bains, Besancon or Belfort. Le Col de la Faucille, overlooking Les Rousses, was also one of the first...