The Heritage of Marseille: 5 Things We Love about the Southern City

Once a diamond in the rough, Marseille is fast becoming the go-to destination on the Mediterranean coast. With history aplenty, breathtaking coves and edgy architecture, it's little wonder... THE GOOD MOTHER Perched 154m above the city...

History in Lorraine: WW1 Centennial in Verdun, Meuse

Discover the heritage sites of the Great War.

Magic Moments in Paris: Daisy de Plume, Founder of THATMuse

Treasure hunt organiser Daisy de Plume recalls a short but magical jaunt with her son Strangely, my Paris magic moment was in fact really just a mundane work chore in the 8th arrondissement. At the...

A Poetic World in Gascony: Chef and Culinary Innovator Michel Guérard

The modern trend for a healthier cuisine can, in great part, be attributed to one man. Guy Hibbert travelled to Gascony to meet chef and culinary innovator Michel Guérard One of the foremost figures of...

Top 10 Reasons to visit the Beautiful Region of Brittany

The accessibility Brittany is easily accessible from southern England and Brittany Ferries offer a range of daily sailings from the ports of Portsmouth and Plymouth to Roscoff and St Malo in northern Brittany. This...

Where to Eat in Paris : Restaurant Eels in the 10th Arrondissement

The 10th arrondissement is an old working-class district in the heart of Paris that’s bisected by the deliciously moody and melancholic Canal Saint-Martin and is also the location of two of the city’s busiest...

My France Favourites: Hazel Smith

France Today magazine is proud to have an expert team of contributors, whose knowledge of France is vast and inspiring. In a series of interviews highlighting “France Favourites,” we shine the spotlight on our team....

Your Final Chance to Book with France Today Travels for 2018

Have you made your summer travel plans yet? Our sister company, France Today Travels, has a small number of places available on their June 2018 Provence tours. This is your last chance to book for...

My Life in Paris: Montmartre, Movies and Machine Guns

From film props to gun-toting soldiers, Montmartre is full of surprises... The sky is electric blue and the air is chilly. Propped up against a rock wall near Brassaï’s 285 steps on rue Foyatier, I...

My France Favourites: Alison Hughes

France Today magazine is proud to have an expert team of contributors, whose knowledge of France is vast and inspiring. In a series of interviews highlighting “France Favourites,” we shine the spotlight on our team....