Trending Now: Retro Holidays

The wi-fi and phone reception is not always great - but Jane Hanks discovers that's what some people want these days

Stepping back in time to enjoy the style and leisurely pace of a retro holiday is trending now in France. You can tour the sites in a classic car, camp in a vintage caravan or tent or take to the lanes on an iconic electric Solex bike.

Four years ago Pascal Pannetier started a magazine for retro tourists. He says that a lot of the attraction of this style of tourism is being able to escape the pressures and speed of modern life: “It is now possible to hire vintage cars, old-style ...

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