City-Locker: The First Automatic Left Luggage Facility in Central Paris

Secure and easy to use, City-Locker has four automatic facilities in the city centre.

Je Suis Charlie

After the horrific terrorist acts in Paris, a dispatch from Paris and our UK headquarters.

Feel at Home “Au Café”: How To Order Coffee Like a French Native

Géraldine Lepère is the founder of Comme une Française, where she delivers French language and culture lessons to expats, visitors, and worldwide francophiles. So you’re in France and you don’t want to feel like a...

Train-tastic France: Paris-Bordeaux in Just 2 Hours; Paris-Rennes in 1h24!

It's official. Two new high-speed train routes were inaugurated with great pomp and circumstance in France on Saturday, July 1. High-profile attendees were onboard the inaugural train trip for the Bretagne - Pays de...

Technology Makes Us Better Travellers: Dispatch from Mobile World Congress

There’s a theory to disconnect from mobile devices when travelling to allow a rest from work distractions, but there are ways to stay connected that make travelling easier and smarter. In fact, technology makes...

In France, Reopening after the Covid-19 Crisis

It's a joyful day in France today as many of the lockdown restrictions are being lifted across the country after the Covid-19 crisis. The health situation has significantly improved, as is demonstrated by the...

Rent a Houseboat and Discover France over the Water

Pilot your own boat, without a license, and see the country in a unique way.

Read the Signs: The Promenade des Anglais in Nice

One of the most iconic boulevards in France, the Promenade des Anglais stretches 7km around Nice‘s Bay of Angels. The busy street is lined with shops, hotels and restaurants, and the city’s festivals all...

Things to See and Do in Picardy

Must-do events for your diary, sites to explore, arts, sports and culture Related article: Picardy at Peace REMEMBRANCE For an overview of the 1914-18 conflict on the Somme, visit the tunnels of the Somme 1916 Museum in...

Paris at the Vanguard: 4 Design-Centric Boutique Picks

Some top shopping recommendations in the City of Light.