Banyuls-sur-Mer: Our Favourite Harvest Festival in France (and how you can be part of...

With France’s history and culture so firmly rooted in agriculture, the harvest season is perhaps the most magical time to visit the country. It is a time of celebration: when bountiful crops ripened over...

France Holiday Ideas: The Charms of Langres in Champagne-Ardenne

This charming fortified hilltop town in the Haute-Marne department of the Champagne-Ardenne has ancient history and modern thrills in equal abundance. Here's what we love. ACTION-PACKED SUMMER Langres boasts a packed – and eclectic– summer calendar; and this...

The Bridge 2017: Queen Mary 2 Arrives in New York

Cunard's Queen Mary 2 has beaten four trimarans in a Transatlantic race like to no other to celebrate a century of Franco-American relations. The iconic ocean liner docked in New York on Saturday, July...

The Bridge 2017: A Historic Transatlantic Race Starring Queen Mary 2

It is a race like no other in history. Four intrepid teams of sailors commanding state-of-the-art trimarans have set out across the North Atlantic in a bid to beat the matriarchal monarch of the seas...

The Top Art Fair in The World: Notes from Art Basel

Year on year contemporary art fairs around the world are gaining in following and success, but there is one that stands head and shoulders above the rest: Art Basel.  If you are travelling around...

Passion & Lumière: The Nice Jazz Festival 2017

It’s always a perfect time to visit the blue, blue Côte d’Azur, but this July offers a special treat – the return of the Nice Jazz Festival, which will take place in this ever...

Top Things to See and Do in Normandy

We highlight some of the more popular activities, attractions and places to visit in the Normandy region. Related articles: Great Travel Destinations, Normandy for Everyone Top 12 Iconic Sites of Normandy Where to Stay and Eat in...

Fun on Two Wheels in Occitanie: Raising Cancer Awareness in France

Cancer Support France is once again organising a Cycle for Life across the beautiful countryside of the Occitanie region. The event will take place over four days from the 22nd to the 25th of...

La Bataille du Rail: Paris Under German Occupation Revisited at Cannes

France Today correspondent Anne McCarthy is on location in Cannes to cover the famous film festival. For more of her dispatches and reviews, click here. Along with feature film debuts with high-profile red carpet glamour,...

2017 Cannes Film Festival: Nexflix’s “The Meyerowitz Stories,” with an All-Star Cast

France Today correspondent Anne McCarthy is on location in Cannes to cover the famous film festival. For more of her dispatches and reviews, click here. In the second showing from Netflix at Cannes Film Festival –...