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Read the Signs: Rue des Lions in Paris

Once the king of the jungle roamed the Marais JUNGLE FEVER The rue des Lions is a short street in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, at...

What to See and Do in the Dordogne Valley

Beautiful villages, historic châteaux and stunning countryside... there’s something here for everyone. Related article: Hollywood sur Dordogne: What’s New for Visitors in 2021 CHÂTEAU HOPPING Dordogne Valley Châteaux...

Notorious Hotels with History in France

From Marie Antoinette’s execution to Coco Chanel’s eviction, they have been the offices of writers and the dens of thieves. Chloe Govan shares the...

Tour de France, Mont-Saint-Michel

The 103rd edition of the historic Tour de France cycle race will see its Grand Depart for 2016 take place on Saint-Mont-Michel's smooth terrain....

Commemoration of the battle of the Somme

To mark the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme on 1 July 2016, a national commemorative event will be held at the Commonwealth...

Verdun Centenary

France is to hold international commemorations marking the centenary of the Battle of Verdun on May 29th 2016.  President Hollande will lead the remembrance of...