My Life in Paris: A Quest to Find the Perfect Brassiere

While out madly jogging one recent rainy morn, the Eiffel Tower’s statuesque beauty stopped me in my fast-grooving tracks. As I pulled out my music player’s ear buds, the century-old glamazon seemed to be...

Take a Quiz: 10 Classic French Cars

Test your knowledge of the Hexagone's most iconic vehicles.

A Provençal Christmas: The Thirteen Desserts

Whether or not several members of Christ’s inner circle drifted to the coast of Provence in an oar-less boat has never been ascertained, but some legends die harder than facts and Provençal lore likes...

Le Dernier Mot: Se Ressourcer

Lying on a patch of freshly turned earth, I look around, admiring the barren field. I wish that the ground would stay this way: neat, tidy, not a leaf out of place. It is...

Is This a Good Time to Buy a House in France?

The perennial question for those looking to invest in French real estate.

My France Favourites: Gemma Driver

A food writer's favourite travel memories in France.

My France Favourites: Jeffrey T. Iverson

Get Paris travel tips from an experienced journalist who's called Paris home since 2000.

A Dordogne climate guide

Sun, rain and temperatures The Dordogne is the third largest département in France, with a total area of 9,200 square kilometres. (The first and second largest are the Gironde, round Bordeaux, and the Landes, to...