France Meets the Media 2012 – One Country, 34 Destinations, over 1,000 Holiday Ideas

Featuring 10 main points of interest from gastronomy to guided tours – Young people, families, couples, seniors or even solo travellers will all find something special at France Meets The Media 2012.

For a snapshot of the kaleidoscope of culture on offer why not come and meet the press officers representing 34 great destinations in France.

This year, 12 new places[1] will be attending including Marseilles, Cannes and Lille. These newcomers will join old friends from Brittany, Normandy, Riviera, Rhone Alpes and Midi Pyrenees to name but a few.

Some exclusive new events will be announced to those in attendance such as Leonardo da Vinci’s 500th birthday celebration, Nantes 2012, Marseilles-European Capital of Culture in 2013 and Lille 3000 or for sailing enthusiasts the Vendee Globe sailing race or the ‘Voiles de St Tropez’ regatta and much more.

So, if you don’t want to miss this fantastic opportunity, CREATE YOUR OWN LITTLE BLACK BOOK TO FRANCE by registering now on our website

-      LIVERPOOL:          Monday 27, 12pm to 2pm

-      MANCHESTER:        Monday 27, 5.30pm to 7.30pm

-      LONDON:               Tuesday 28, 10am to 2pm, or 2pm to 5.30pm;

                                   Wednesday 29, 8am to 11.30 am

-      EDINBURGH:         Thursday 1, 8am to 10.30am

-      GLASGOW:            Thursday 1, 3.30pm to 7.30pm


For more information, contact

Don’t miss our daily A-Z Guide to France on our Twitter account #FMTM2012 and special features on our blog

Press Contact: Press Office ATOUT FRANCE UK
020 7061 6635


[1] Avignon, Lille, Cannes, Grasse, Mercantour National Park, Marseilles, Clos Luce, French Heritage & Culture Club, Corsica, Var, Tarn & Garonne Counties

Contact: Press Office
Phone: +44(0)20770616635