Nord-Pas-de-Calais Holiday Rentals France


 Nord-Pas-de-Calais

The thousands of prehistoric sites discovered in this region tell us how long it has been populated.  The remains of Gallo-Roman farms reveal the development of these rich lands, and the elegant silhouettes of the Gothic cathedrals remind us of the prosperity of the medieval towns.

Near the valley of the Oise, Picardy in the south is a region of forests and châteaux: Chantilly, Compiegne, Villers-Cotterets, Pierrefonds ...

A place favoured by migratory birds en route to Africa, the Somme Bay is home to one of the finest bird sanctuaries in Europe.