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...

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....

Don’t Miss the Corsica Classic Regatta in August

The most exclusive classic regatta in the Mediterranean sea celebrates its 10th anniversary from August 25th to September 1st. If you’re lucky enough to be on Corsica in August, be sure to pass by the...

When More than 400 Hot Air Balloons Fill the Sky in Eastern France

The popping colours, the silent gliding punctuated by staccato puffs of fire, the frisson of dangling in a basket subject to the vagaries of weather... there is definitely something in the air in the...

Experience Arles: Les Rencontres de la photographie

I came to Arles this July for the opening of Les Rencontres de la Photographie, one of the world’s most prestigious photography festivals. This year marked the 50th anniversary of the festival. Founded in...

San Francisco Fetes 2019 Bastille Day as a French-American Day of Celebration

San Francisco first celebrated Bastille Day in 1880, the year that France established July 14 as the national holiday to honour the French Republic. Over the last 139 years, the French community in the...

A Sparkling Gala for the American Library in Paris

The American Library in Paris recently celebrated its Gala dinner at the Bibliothèque Clément Bayard of the Automobile Club of France. This sparkling soirée is one of the most significant fundraising events of the...

Watch the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France

The FIFA Women’s World Cup is now taking place in France until July 7. All eyes are on France's footballeuses as they make their championship bid on home turf. Hopes of a double-whammy victory...

More than a Pit Stop: Le Mans and Europe’s Iconic Motor Race

Gillian Thornton zooms off to Le Mans to discover the legends behind Europe’s most iconic motor race and follow in the treadmarks of action hero Steve McQueen Late afternoon and my husband and I have...

French American Business Awards Highlight French Economic Success

The Sixth Annual French American Business Awards (FABA) ceremonies Host was Clara Bijl who calls herself an internationally-unknown French stand-up comedian from America. She balanced with humour the serious parts of the awards dinner,...