Welcome to www.a-taste-of-france.com travel section.By continuing to use the site you agree to our cookies policy Privacy-policy

Return to Homepage

Christmas Market  France

A Christmas ride in Ardres

Ardres Christmas Market



The Ardres Christmas Market is held on the Sunday around about the 14th of December. We have just visited the market you follow the signs for the town centre.

The market is spread round the narrow streets in the town centre. Starting at the Tourist office most stalls are in the street but some are inside.We arrived at 11am the market was getting busy there was still plenty of parking spaces close to the market. There was a public address system playing christmas tunes which created a pleasant atmosphere. As well as the stalls most of the shops and cafes were open.

The main street Ardres Christmas market

Ardres christmas market picture


The first stall we came to was the mulled wine and hot chestnuts you can see in the photo. The hot wine was a euro for a large glass and on a cold day was very welcome.We also had a bag of chestnuts for 2 euros which kept your hands warm all round the market

The mulled wine

ardres mulled wine picture

Ardres xmas market picture

The market had a good range of handmade gifts and craft items food and jewellery.We bought a couple of gifts for 15 euros and were amazed at the trouble the stall holder went to gift wrap them.We will certainly go back next Xmas

A ride round the market

Ardres Christmas ride picture

Ardres xmas market picture

Update

Another year as come round and we are back at Ardres for the Christmas market.We were a little surprised to find a camel in the car park but then noticed there was a small circus in town.I have added a few photos to the side of the page of this years market.

Ardres xmas market picture

This years Christmas market a nice mix of food and homemade gifts we bought some items from a church stall which was run by two English ladies now living in the area

Ardres Christmas market picture


Places to stay Hotel and Bed and Breakfast in Ardres

Calais is only a few miles from Ardres and has plenty of hotels in all price ranges.There are lots of Christmas markets within a short drive

Le Cercle De Malines Bed and Breakfast Calais

B/B Calais Located only steps away from the theatre, right in the city center of Calais, the Guest House Le Cercle de Malines is a charming property dating back to 1884 . Furnished in a refined décor, this extremely elegant Guest House features an enviable position in the heart of Calais, next to the beautiful sandy beaches of the Cote d'Opale coast, and thus offers guests the opportunity to practice a wide range of water activities, such as bathing, sailing or sand-yachting.

Perfectly connected to England with frequent daily ferry's departures, this non-smoking Guest House also offers an easy access to the casino and many other activities surrounded by nature such as golf, horse riding or strolls. With a garden, comfortable lounge, billiard, massages and free wireless Internet access throughout the whole property,

Le Cercle De Malines

Keep Up To Date, With Most Recent Pages

For sale 4 Bedroom detached house 23320 Montaigut le Blanc Creuse

A 4 Bedroom detached house Consisting of large lounge (with large open fire), kitchen, boiler room and bathroom on the ground floo. 4 good sized bedrooms

Continue reading "For sale 4 Bedroom detached house 23320 Montaigut le Blanc Creuse"

Property for sale La Martinie, Limousin.

A stunning 4 double bedroom barn conversion situated in a small rural hamlet. 45 minutes from Limoges airport. The beautiful Charente lakes are a short

Continue reading "Property for sale La Martinie, Limousin."

Locronan Photos,images of the village in Brittany

Locronan photos a selection of pictures taken on a recent visit to the village in Brittany .Hotel and cottage accommodation for your holiday

Continue reading "Locronan Photos,images of the village in Brittany"

The village of Locronan France,photos and guide,hotels and cottages

The village of Locronan in Brittany France photos and travel guide of our visitFind your Hotel or gite accommodation for your holiday

Continue reading "The village of Locronan France,photos and guide,hotels and cottages"

House for sale La Creuse, 23300: Limousin

Pretty, detached two-bedroom stone house in La Creuse, Limousin €128,800 including Notaire’s fees Situated on a tiny lane leading to a footpath, in

Continue reading "House for sale La Creuse, 23300: Limousin"

House for sale Fresse sur Moselle Vosges France

FOR SALE - HOME IN FRANCE If you are into winter sports, this is the home for you! Located in Fresse sur Moselle Vosge Region France - 2hrs 30mins TGV

Continue reading "House for sale Fresse sur Moselle Vosges France "

For sale 4 bedroom house La Coldebouye, 16150, Exideuil sur Vienne, Charente.

B & B potential, 4 Bed Detached House in the Charentaise countryside. €112,875 Situated in the Charentaise countryside near to Chabanais. Nice 4 bed family

Continue reading "For sale 4 bedroom house La Coldebouye, 16150, Exideuil sur Vienne, Charente."

House for sale Fleyssac, near Seilhac, Corrèze region

Large, detached stone house from 1778 for sale With panoramic views over the green hills, meadows and forests - 10min away from a town with all amenities,

Continue reading "House for sale Fleyssac, near Seilhac, Corrèze region"

For sale village house Caudebronde Near Carcassonne Aude

Unusual to find - Renovated Detached Village House with attached garden, garage, carports and parking. At June 2018 the exchange is £185K sterling. Price

Continue reading "For sale village house Caudebronde Near Carcassonne Aude "

Cottage for sale Millac, Vienne, Poitou Charentes 86150

ABSOLUTE BARGAIN... WITH A PRICE REDUCTION!!! A BEAUTIFUL Cottage located only a few minutes from BOTH L'isle Jourdain and Availles Limouzine. Both nearby

Continue reading "Cottage for sale Millac, Vienne, Poitou Charentes 86150"

Detached granite house for sale with land 35420 Monthault Brittany

Detached granite house for sale with land in Brittany. GROUND FLOOR : entrance, kitchen, lounge with wood burner, wet room with W.C, store room. FIRST

Continue reading "Detached granite house for sale with land 35420 Monthault Brittany "

Renovation Project for sale 03380,Treignat, Allier

Renovation Project - Longere, 2 barns, well on 1.6 hectares of land €70,000 A partly renovated longere. It is a very nice location close to lake for

Continue reading "Renovation Project for sale 03380,Treignat, Allier "

For sale 5 bedroom house Gindou 46250

Beautiful 300 year old traditional 5 bedroom , 3 bathroom house in Gindou Close to Cazals (46250) in the Lot valley . The house is located 25 minutes

Continue reading "For sale 5 bedroom house Gindou 46250"

RENOVATED CHARENTAISE HOUSE in CHARENTE MARITIME

Charentaise House with 6+ Rooms over 150m2 CONTACT: wyattgold@orange.fr 0033 546 959913 Renovated three/four bedroom Charentaise stone house on 1100m2

Continue reading "RENOVATED CHARENTAISE HOUSE in CHARENTE MARITIME"

House for sale Vaucluse Vedene 84200

Very private Detached house built in 1967 Stairs lead up through the garden to the terrace and BBQ area ,1000m2 which can be built on, it has established

Continue reading "House for sale Vaucluse Vedene 84200"

La Germondiere - Two traditional gites with private fishing lakes set amongst the apple orchards, yet very close to a town with all amenities

Simon & Julie would love to welcome you to our little corner of paradise! Part of an ancient barn, our two gîtes are traditionally rustic, yet furnished

Continue reading "La Germondiere - Two traditional gites with private fishing lakes set amongst the apple orchards, yet very close to a town with all amenities"

House/Villa for Sale - Bellerive-Sur-Allier 03700 - Allier - Auvergne - France

Attractive villa, built in 1982 of a brick construction on a semi-basement. The accommodation is spacious in a large enclosed garden of 2300 m² with lawn,

Continue reading "House/Villa for Sale - Bellerive-Sur-Allier 03700 - Allier - Auvergne - France"

House for sale 20 minutes from La Rochelle, Charente Maritime

Restored 18th century property in the town of Marans 20 minutes from La Rochelle, Fontenay le Comte and the Venise Verte) where you will find a mix of

Continue reading "House for sale 20 minutes from La Rochelle, Charente Maritime"

For sale flat in Var France

I am selling my flat in the French South Coast (Var, France), 2km far from the beach, not far from Ste Maxime, St Tropez. It's a flat with 1 bedroom.

Continue reading "For sale flat in Var France"

La Buissonniere farmhouse gite in Normandy

La Buissonniere is a comfy farmhouse gite at the end of a secluded lane deep in Normandy. We are open all year round for holidays of a minimum of 3 nights

Continue reading "La Buissonniere farmhouse gite in Normandy"

4 bedrooms flat for sale Nice 06000

4 bedrooms flat for sale in Nice, Alpes Maritime (06000), 495.000€ (= £430,763) Property features: Luminous 4 bedrooms flat, 102sqm (1098sqft) with clear

Continue reading "4 bedrooms flat for sale Nice 06000"

Property for sale Ceauce

Classe Energie n'est plus F vu qu'on a fait beaucoup de travail mais on y attend toujours les résultats. Maison datant des années 60, pavillion moderne

Continue reading "Property for sale Ceauce"

For sale old farmhouse, partly renovated the Perche region

190 000 euros. An old farmhouse, partly renovated, on the edge of the Perche region, with 5000m2 of land set amidst farmland, 3 km from the village.

Continue reading "For sale old farmhouse, partly renovated the Perche region"

For sale Stone house and barn with land and views in Allier, the Auverge region

RENOVATED 3 BED DETATCHED FARMHOUSE (130m2 habitable), BARN, HANGAR, WORKSHOP 3291m2 LAND South facing, stone built, detached farmhouse in a typical

Continue reading "For sale Stone house and barn with land and views in Allier, the Auverge region"

Stylish villa for sale Cimiez, Nice, Cote d'Azur, France

Stylish villa on 4 floors, Belle époque architecture (one of the few left in original condition) 256m² main building with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2

Continue reading "Stylish villa for sale Cimiez, Nice, Cote d'Azur, France"

For sale cottage project Tredias Brittany

A renovation project of 3 stone cottages and a detached stone livestock building in an area with stunning views across the French countryside Large hard

Continue reading "For sale cottage project Tredias Brittany"

For sale 3 bedroom stone house Bayers 16460

An immaculately presented 3 bedroom stone house with courtyard offering lovely views and a stone barn. The property has been rewired, new plumbing and

Continue reading "For sale 3 bedroom stone house Bayers 16460"

For sale 5 bedroom farmhouse South of Burgundy, Mailly 71340

5 bedroom farmhouse completely renovated With outdoor swimmming pool and several o outbuildings, comprising a small chalet with sauna. The house has

Continue reading "For sale 5 bedroom farmhouse South of Burgundy, Mailly 71340"

Try a camping holiday in France there are campsites all over France. You can stay in a tent or a caravan

Tent holiday

› › Ardres Christmas market Northern France


The cheapest way to Normandy at the moment



Find a hotel in France



Custom Search

France Property sales and rentals

Advertise your French Property here A full page ad and 4 photos there is no charge for this service.The site is seen in 170 countries and as 2,000 visitors a day







Ardres town center picture

Ardres


Ambleteuse

Ambleteuse beach road

The road to the beach

Ambleteuse beach road

The road to the beach at Wissant a nice seaside village

Wissant beach road

Wissant is a short drive from Ambleteuse we have had several picnic on the sea front there

Wimereux painted house

Painted villa in Wimereux


Aire sur la Lys

Aire sur la Lys

An old market town near to Saint Omer

Boulogne market

Boulogne sur Mer market

The busy Saturday morning street market in Boulogne sur Mer

Visit our new page on the Paris antique markets

Keep up to date

[?] Subscribe To This Site

XML RSS
follow us in feedly
Add to My Yahoo!
Subscribe with Bloglines

Admin stuff

top of the page

A-taste-of-france.com Copyright © 2006 - 2018 All rights reserved