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France, Wales, Scotland and the world’s top 20 Rugby teams are all gearing up for the prestigious 2007 World Cup – are you? If so, log-on to and click into the extensive Rugby World Cup Touring Guide to discover introductory travel information, sightseeing ideas and tips for driving in France as well as a tempting 15% off car hire in Cardiff, Marseille and Paris (for Saint-Denis) during the final stages of the tournament!

Every one of the ‘Big 12’ cities has an array of tourist attractions to appeal to any non-rugby fans in your party or to make a slightly longer stay appealing. Discover why Toulouse is nicknamed ‘Ville Rose’, why 1km of land near to Lens is owned by Canada and where many French Kings are laid to rest. Or, without crossing the channel, enjoy the Doctor Who Exhibition in Cardiff or marvel at the rugged beauty of Edinburgh Castle. For more ideas, visit: to find information on every one of the 12 host cities including:

* Rugby tournament schedule
* Travel information
* Car hire options
* Accommodation advice
* Popular local attractions
* Tourist Information

PLUS… the Auto Europe Guide to Driving in France includes:
* Speed limits
* Road signs and markings
* Age and licence requirements
* Parking
* Use of seatbelts
* Pedestrian crossings

The up to 15% off discount applies to cars booked between 5th and 19th October 2007 for pick up on the following dates (from either Marseille, Cardiff or Paris) for durations of 3, 4, 7 or 14 days only:

* Marseille, 5th or 6th October 2007 – from just £16 per day!
* Cardiff, 5th October – from just £14 per day!
* Paris, 6th, 12th, 13th or 19th October – from just £16 per day!

Chosen dates and destinations reflect the quarter-finals, semi-finals and the final of the tournament. Prices are based on a 14 day car hire and are correct at time of going to press.

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