Come with us on a journey into French culture to discover the true art of French living. Regional gastronomic treats such as wine and cheese. Fashion, jewellery, architecture, museums, cinema, theatre and literature. All which makes France a country with a unique cultural diversity.
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18 July 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture

Saint-Malo, the Corsair City of Brittany

Saint-Malo is located in Ile-et-Vilaine, it is one of the most emblematic destinations in Brittany with its majestic ramparts, fascinating history and beautiful beaches. Its majestic ramparts, fascinating history and magnificent beaches, this corsair city attracts many visitors every year.

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15 July 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture

Discovering Brittany and the Armorique Natural Park

Brittany is an emblematic destination and very appreciated for its culture, atmosphere and unique landscapes. In the heart of this beautiful region you will discover the Armorique Regional Natural Park. Namely, the Armorique Natural Park is the second Park created in France in 1969. The park extends from the Parc des monts d'Arrée to the coast of the Crozon peninsula, passing through the Aulne valley and the bay of Brest, and extends at sea by the islands of Iroise (Sein, Molène and Ouessant).

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08 July 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture

Discover the museums in Nimes, south of France

Nîmes is known for its unique remains, notably its Roman amphitheatre, the Maison Carrée, the Jardins de la Fontaine. We invite you to discover the museums in the heart of Nîmes, between art, history and culture. Discover the Nîmes territory and the lives of the men who inhabited it for 25 centuries.

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04 July 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism, Culture

Montignac, in the heart of the Vézère valley and prehistory

Located in the Périgord Noir, Montignac is a charming village crossed by the Vézère, best known for housing one of the greatest treasures of prehistoric art: the Lascaux cave. Montignac offers a multitude of historical, cultural and natural attractions which make this village an unmissable destination in the Dordogne. In this article, we take you to discover Montignac, from its prehistoric riches to its picturesque atmosphere.

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02 July 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism, Architecture, Culture

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil, the world capital of prehistory

In the heart of the Vézère valley, Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil is a must-see destination for lovers of prehistory, history and spectacular natural landscapes. This village in Périgord Noir, in the Dordogne, is full of archaeological treasures and natural wonders to discover that will delight young and old. In this article, we take you to discover the Eyzies, with essentials and well-kept secrets.

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30 June 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism, Architecture, Culture

Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère, halfway between Les Eyzies and Lascaux

Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère is a pretty picturesque village classified in the list of the "most beautiful villages in France". This charming village is guarded by its castles - the Manoir de la salle, but also: the Château de Clérans, as well as the Château de Chabans, flagship of the Côte de Jor - the village prides itself on hosting, in the beautiful Romanesque church of the 12th century, the Musical Festival of Périgord Noir.

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21 June 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism, Culture, UNESCO

Holiday destinations 2024, the Gard, south of France

Located in the south of France, the Gard department is a destination that is nevertheless worth the detour. The Gard stands out between its varied landscapes, its rich historical and cultural heritage, and tasty gastronomy, the Gard has something to seduce travelers in search of authenticity. Let's discover together this hidden treasure in the south of France.

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12 June 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture, Events

Culture and events in the South-West of France

The South-West of France is a land of contrasts and traditions. It is a region where culture and events punctuate local life. From the Atlantic Ocean, to the mountains of the Pyrenees, to the lands and countryside of the Southwest, this region is a real treasure for lovers of parties, heritage and gastronomy.

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06 June 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture, Events

Events in the Loire, season 2024

The Loire offers for the summer of 2024 a variety of exciting events for all tastes. Here is a selection of the main events not to be missed. Passage de la flamme Olympique, Japan tour festival, Nuits de Sologne, Festival des Jardins de Chaumont-sur-Loire... discover the list of events in the Loire.

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05 June 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture, Events

Cultural and festive events in the Dordogne

The Dordogne is rich in varied events for the summer of 2024. Here are some of the significant events. Festival des Jeux du Théâtre de Sarlat, Festival du Périgord Noir, Les Marchés Gourmands, Montgolfiades de Rocamadour, Fête de la Vézère... discover the events in the Dordogne.

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02 June 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture, Tourism

Meeting with the local artisans of the Ile d'Oléron

The island of Oléron is a real setting of traditions and know-how, this island is home to a community of passionate craftsmen, dedicated to preserving and transmitting the riches of their terroir. Between land and sea, these craftsmen contribute to the authenticity and reputation of the island. In this article, let's dive into the fascinating world of these local artisans, discover their unique stories, techniques and products.

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01 June 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Events, Culture

Events in Occitanie summer 2024

This summer 2024, immerse yourself in the heart of events, festivals, sports, artistic events... discover French culture through numerous events organized in the Occitanie region. Music, dance, sports, let's discover a selection of highlights this summer in Occitanie.

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03 May 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Architecture, Culture

Discovering the most beautiful theaters in France

France is renowned for its rich cultural and artistic heritage, and its theaters are living witnesses to it. From sumptuous opera houses to Italianate theaters steeped in history, each performance hall offers a unique and captivating experience. In this article, we will take you to discover the most beautiful theaters in France, where the magic of the show operates in an enchanting setting.

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02 May 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture

Discovering traditional markets in France

The traditional markets of France offer a unique sensory experience where flavors, colors and scents mingle to create a vibrant and authentic atmosphere. From quaint village markets to bustling big city markets, each market has its own personality and charm. In this article, we invite you to explore the traditional markets of France, meeting local producers, artisans and passionate gastronomes who make the heart of French culture beat.

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29 April 2024  |  Amélie Roca  |  Architecture, Culture

Discover the beautiful Chateau Rochefoucauld

Château de la Rochefoucauld, nestled in the charming Charente countryside, is much more than just a castle. It is a living testimony to the tumultuous history of France, as well as a remarkable example of feudal and Renaissance architecture. In this article, we delve into the fascinating history and hidden treasures of this little-known gem.

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