Cycling the trail: la Loire à vélo

Vélo Visits: Top Destinations on the 2016 Tour de France Route

Angers: France’s greenest city (2016 Tour de France, Stage 3) With direct flights from London and a journey time of just over an hour, Angers is now easier than ever to get to. Billed as the number one French city for...

Habits de Lumière: Champagne and Festivities in Epernay

Just one hour by train from Paris, Epernay is famously known as the Capital of Champagne. Major champagne houses line the world-famous Avenue de Champagne, beneath which more than 200 million bottles of champagne...

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,...

What’s On in Paris: Festival d’Automne

Expand your art horizon with the diverse international voyage of discovery that is the 43rd edition of Paris’s autumn festival. As soon as Parisians come back from their summer exodus, the cultural season kicks...
Fête de la cerise

Cherry-Picking Time in Alsace

To find the juiciest fruits in July, all visitors of Alsace have to do is walk out the door. A quiet drive through the region's green countryside will take visitors past local cherry orchards,...
Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal,

Evenings out in Paris: Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal

They come from different musical worlds; Mali’s Ballaké Sissoko is a master of the kora, a West African harp lute, while Frenchman Vincent Ségal is a renowned classical cellist. More than six years after collaborating on the critically acclaimed album Chamber Music, the duo have re-embraced their...

The Châteaux of the Loire, a Royal River

Have you ever wondered how Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa came to hang in Paris’s Louvre Museum? Well, no, it wasn’t through a sale at some prestigious global auction house, or even a dusty attic find. Five hundred years ago,...

Mugler Follies: The Revue Reinvented

For an exciting night out in Paris, book tickets for the Mugler Follies. Dancers, acrobats, singers, actors, models, oh my! Back for a second season at Le Comédia, “Success” is the talked-about show created...
Art Paris 2016 ©Sylvia Davis

Art Paris: The Vibrant Highlight of Paris Art week

Art Paris is a contemporary and emerging art fair now in its 16th edition, the highlight of the electric Paris Art Week. During the inauguration on March 30, President Hollande appeared engaged and animated...

6 Reasons to Visit a Christmas Market in Paris

The temperature outside has steeply declined, the days are shorter and shorter, and free time is spent indoors avoiding the biting winter cold. Of course, the début of winter isn’t so dreary; in fact...