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les jeunes amants

French Film Review: Les Jeunes Amants, Directed by Carine Tardieu

Affairs of the heart are given a thoroughly modern examination in this romantic drama. At...
Bicyclette Bistro

Bicyclette Bistro in Los Angeles: Get in Gear for a Great Meal

If you are a fan of French cuisine and want to take your taste buds...
Hurd of Sheep

Postcard from Provence: Sheep in the Streets of Saint-Paul

Saint-Paul de Vence is known for its quintessential Provençal charm. Think cobblestoned alleyways, medieval ramparts,...
The fort of Bregancon perches high above the sea on a rocky promontory connected to the mainland by a causeway

The Fort of Brégançon: A Presidential Retreat

Sitting off the Mediterranean coast at Bormes-les-Mimosas in the Var, the iconic Fort of Brégançon...

French Film Review: Delicieux, Directed by Eric Besnard

France, at the dawn of the Revolution, the last giddy fling for the greedy and...
The Vimy Memorial honours the 60,000 Canadian troops who gave their lives during the war

On the Remembrance Trail in France

The north of France has seen some of the greatest bloodshed ever known to man,...

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Les Jardins de Coppelia

Where to Stay and Eat on the Remembrance Trail

Are you planning a trip to the war battlefields, monuments and museums of northern France? Here's our choice of great restaurants and accommodation on...
Les Arcs winter 2018

The Woman Who Democratised Skiing

Twenty-two years after her death, the influence of Charlotte Perriand, the design brains behind the modernist ski resort of Les Arcs, is as strong...
Cycling at the Chateau de Chambord

What to See and Do Outside of Paris

Keen to explore the sites in the regions surrounding Paris? Foodie museums, hot air balloon rides and garden festivals are just some of the...
Thanks to Airelles, you can, for the first time ever, stay at the Chateau de Versailles

Where to Stay and Eat Outside of Paris

Our choice of fabulous hotels and restaurants in the region around Paris. Related article: Day Trips from Paris: From Champagne Country to Artist Villages Accommodation Airelles Le...
There are plenty of fantastic local wines to try during your trip

Where to Stay and Eat in Languedoc-Roussillon

Here's our choice of great restaurants and accommodation in the traditional region of Languedoc-Roussillon. Related articles: You Can Have It All in Languedoc-Roussillon 12 Unmissable Sites...
The beautiful view from La Côte Saint Jacques et Spa (Photo La Côte Saint Jacques, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté Tourisme)

Where to Stay and Eat in Burgundy in 2021

Our choice of hotels and restaurants to make your trip to Burgundy even more pleasurable. Related articles: Get Away from It All in Burgundy What to...