La Culture: Must-See Exhibitions in Paris Right Now

From Leonardo to Marie Antoinette, don't miss the top shows in Paris Leonardo Forever at the Louvre Marking 500 years since his death, the Louvre presents an unprecedented retrospective of Da Vinci’s career. This is the...

France’s Chestnut Mecca in Ardèche

Gillian Thornton tootles over to France's chestnut Mecca for a cheeky tasting spree ahead of the annual Les Castagnades festival Chestnuts have always been synonymous with Christmas, whether toasted on a roaring log fire or...

Nuit Blanche in Paris is Back, and Bigger Than Ever

Paris is set for its customary annual art all-nighter and it’s promising to be better than ever. On the first Saturday of October, the city stays up all night for ‘Nuit Blanche’, a major...

12 Cultural Highlights in Old Poitou-Charentes

The best places to experience the culture of this corner of France Related articles: Legends and Traditions of Old Poitou-Charentes Where to Stay and Eat in Old Poitou-Charentes What to See and Do in Old Poitou-Charentes TOWERS OF...

French Film Reviews: Un Amour Impossible

Based on Christine Angot's 'autobiographical novel', Un Amour Impossible probes her parents' volatile relationship and the conspiracy of silence that allowed her absent father to commit the ultimate transgression: incest. Rachel is on the cusp...

The 130-Year Birthday Celebration for Alliance Française San Francisco

Language bots and on-line lessons are part of today’s French language educational toolkit, but they don’t replace the value of actually talking to someone in French. So says Noëmie Causse, Alliance Française de San Francisco...

Film Reviews: Le Grand Bain, Directed by Gilles Lellouche

“Going to play Candy Crush all day again?” carps Bertrand's teenage son in Le Grand Bain's opening sequence, watching disdainfully as his unemployed father polishes off a bowl of antidepressant-laced cereal. This breakfast of...

Valley of Queens: Follow in the Footsteps of the Loire Valley’s Female Icons

More women held power during the brief span of the Renaissance than at any other time. And on the 500th anniversary of the birth of Catherine de' Medici, the Loire Valley is inviting visitors...

We’ve Joined Forces with Alliance Française USA

Calling all francophiles. As the newly appointed media partner of the Federation of the Alliance Française USA, France Media Group is proud to partner with the famous association that celebrates French culture and language....

Fondation Maeght in Saint-Paul de Vence, A Photo Tour

On the art trail in Provence? Don't miss the Fondation Maeght, a world famous cultural institution and one of France's most important private art foundations. (In fact, it was the very first in the...