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Turkey Fair in Jaligny Sur Besbre

Turkey Fair in Jaligny Sur Besbre, France

Félicitations are in order: Jaligny's turkey fest is turning 70 this year. And it comes with quite the legion of exalted fans: from Queen...
LICQUES Fete de la Dinde 2 (c)Jean Christophe Blanquart

Turkey Festival in the commune of Licques, France

Each December before they truss them up, the kind folk of Licques give their prize turkeys a big sendoff. Herded by the Brotherhood of...
LES GLORIEUSES DE BRESSE

Les Glorieuses in Bresse, France

Hand on heart, this is the most palatable photograph of Louhans'sfête de la volaille we could dig up. Savvy locals scour the stalls 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...
Dijon christmas market

Dijon Christmas market in France

It's not the largest or even the brightest – yet Dijon's marché draws ravenous foodies for miles around. The secret? Its pain d'épices loaves.
Cité de Noël, Grand'Place - Béthune

Béthune Christmas market in France

Béthune has earned its "Cité de Noël" sobriquet fair and square: come December the northern town is overrun with goodies-laden chalets, slathered waffles and...

Win a picture-perfect Mirabeau goodie bag

We’re offering one lucky reader the chance to win a picture-perfect Mirabeau goodie bag France Today Travels has partnered with the gorgeous Mirabeau wine to...
Strasbourg christmas market

The Strasbourg Christmas market in France

Europe's oldest Yuletide market lays on quite the feast. Each year the "Capitale de Noël" invites a guest country to showcase its own festive...

The Festive Season in France: Favourite Christmas Markets and More

Treat your loved ones to authentic gifts from spectacular France If you fancy a winter getaway or want to stock up on goodies for the...

Strasbourg, the Capital of Christmas

Ready for off-the-charts festive cheer all wrapped up in 10km of twinkling lights? The "Capital of Christmas" is officially open for business. The home...