MOTORHOME STOPOVERS WITH
THE WINE-GROWERS AND FARMERS OF FRANCE
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owners can choose natural sites and discover the best
the French countryside has to offer...
France, friends welcome you to stay overnight
peaceful stopovers in all the regions of France... meet passionate people, taste and enjoy...
local produce... olive oil, cheese, wine
from all the wine-growing regions of France, organic
fruit and vegetables, cured meats, honey, duck liver pate.
its 21st edition the France Passion Guide offers a
choice of 1750 stopover sites.
France Passion sites offer
motorhomers free overnight parking; tranquility,
peace of mind, and the chance to meet passionate local
farmers, winegrowers, or craftsmen who welcome you
all year round.
world and the fruit of their labours.
Try local french produce.
Meet your french hosts,
and let them tell you about the history of their
stopovers offering a warm and gourmet welcome throughout
arrived at France Passion site - stop". gourmet
- Down a little lane
- STOP - found happiness - free
range chicken with traditional Picardie beer -
STOP - tried delicious oysters with generous
white wine in Brittany - STOP - tasted
sumptuous terrines with organic farm bread in the
Basque Country - STOP - savoured unforgettable
foie gras in Alsace - STOP - tried cooking
in Normandy - STOP - went canoeing along
Dordogne - STOP - fished trout in Auvergne
- picked fresh fruit in Alps - STOP -
going back to sample goat's cheese in Provence
- will send duck confit as promised -
take a lesson in the school of life and revel in your
senses: see life, real life!
concept is simple
All over France farmers and
wine-growers invite you to stopover freely on their property, day or night, for up to 24hrs.
Each host signs an invitation for one year,
reserved exclusively for France Passion members traveling in a self-sufficient (water, waste, rubbish)
motorhome. To use this extraordinary campervan stopover network,
all that is required is to say "Hello"
and "Thank you" and to have the current France Passion guide.
the press say:
& Travaux": Travel the countryside and
stop wherever you fancy...
"Le Dauphine": Combine night-time peace of mind with visiting rural
Temps": A pleasant site where you can meet
the locals, and sample local produce.
du Camping-Car": The concept encourages conviviality
in the heart of the french countryside... there are France
Passion stopover sites and happiness to be found
all over France.
Magazine": Free camper stopover sites all over France.
3" : The best addresses for camping-car stopovers...
Annual guidebook contents
• Your guest card.
• The Stopover Guide, updated annually, which
• 20 regional maps
• Access information
• Facilities available on site
• The host's occupation
• Indications on which hosts provide meals
• The current year's window sticker
• Map of France showing all stopover sites
guide in figures...
21st edition of the
The Stopover Guide is published in 3 languages:
French, English, German (main texts also
in Spanish, Italian and Dutch).
and farmers welcome you:
• 800 winegrowers
• 800 farmers
• 150 craftsmen, camping-car owners or farmhouse
Over 8,500 stopover pitches on their properties.
2013 France Passion available March 2013. Ensure you are on our mailing list to recieve a pre order(left hand side of this page)