15 December 2021  |  Lee Jones  |  Events, Tourism

Carnival of Nice 2022 - King of Animals

For 15 days in February 2022, Nice on the French Riviera welcomes the King of Animals carnival. Come and experience the grand carnival parade held both day and night. The guest of honour this year is the Belgian Carnival "Gilles de la Louvière". Marvel at the illuminated carnival processions and flower decorated floats along with dancers street performers and music.

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14 December 2021  |  Amélie Roca  |  Pure France

Pure France on Pinterest

Pinterest is the social network dedicated to images that allows you to search by images and videos for inspirations and ideas by theme. The platform allows you to share product sheets and directly access a website or make a purchase.

13 December 2021  |  Hugh Atkins  |  Culture, Tourism

Prehistoric Museum of The Gorges du Verdon

The Museum of Prehistory Gorges du Verdon is located at Quinson, in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, 38 km south-east of Manosque, on the edge of the Var. Museum of Prehistory presents the results of archaeological digs carried out in the Verdon for over 50 years. A trip back in time for all with its circuit of alternating scenes from everyday life in prehistoric times

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11 December 2021  |  Amélie Roca  |  Sports and leisure

Espace Liberté, Narbonne

Espace Liberté is a center located in Narbonne in Occitanie, with several activities and spaces at your disposal. Sliding area with ice rink, swimming pool with water jump, aqua-fitness, bowling and catering. Espace Liberté of Narbonne offers a wide choice of activities.

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10 December 2021  |  Virginie Erre  |  Fashion, Made in France

1083 Jeans; made in France

1083 is a brand of jeans and shoes made in France. Created in 2013 by the Huriez brothers, the company continues to innovate and grow. A story of relocation, of environmental and sociial awareness. Discover the range of men's and women's clothing.

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09 December 2021  |  Lee Jones  |  Tourism, Nature

Rock of Rocalinaud in Beaumes-de-Venise

A walking trail in Beaumes-de-Venise, Provence that is 13km in length which varies in elevation from between 82 metres and 290 metres passes the famous rock of Rocalinaud, an unusual rock formation nicknamed 'Luna rock' due to its unique form that has been sculpted by wind and rain and salt water when it was once covered by the sea more than a million years ago. The rock is carved in to amazing shapes with views towards Beaumes-de-Venise.

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07 December 2021  |  Virginie Erre  |  Recipes

Chestnut chocolate truffles recipe

As Christmas approaches, dazzle your friends and family with homemade truffles! The chocolate truffle was invented by Louis Dufour in Chambéry in 1895. Here, a recipe for chestnut and chocolate truffles. A very easy and quick recipe.

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04 December 2021  |  Amélie Roca  |  Holidays, Pure France

A summer in a luxury villa

Who does not dream of a vacation, in the sun, by a swimming pool ... in a luxury villa. We have a large selection of luxury villas all over France. For a large group, or for a smaller committee, you can choose the villa of your dreams.

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04 December 2021  |  Amélie Roca  |  Gastronomy

The truffle in the spotlight for the holidays

The truffle, a unique and exceptional taste. Its rarity makes it a very popular, high-end product. Enjoy the truffle in all its forms for the end of the year celebrations. In Occitania you can discover the Maison de La Truffe, which will guarantee you an underground dive into the world of black diamonds. An exciting universe and a sensory experience. You will find in the shop area with a range of quality products around the truffle.

03 December 2021  |  Hugh Atkins  |  Fashion

Grasse, perfume capital of the world

Grasse is a town on the French Riviera, in the hills north of Cannes. It's known for its long-established perfume industry, and this heritage is celebrated at the Musée International de la Parfumerie, in the town center. Large perfumeries such as Fragonard, Molinard and Galimard offer tours and the possibility of creating your own perfume.

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01 December 2021  |  Amélie Roca  |  Events, Tourism, Culture

Lantern Festival - Blagnac

From December 1, 2021, the capital of aeronautics will host the Lantern Festival in the Ritouret park in Toulouse. A stroll over an area of ​​10 hectares, with lights that will amaze young and old. As soon as night falls, enter a magical and magical world for an evening.

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30 November 2021  |  Virginie Erre  |  Bakeries, Patisseries, Recipes

The recipe for French toast

French toast is originally a dish of the poor that made its way to the table of kings. Easy to achieve, you can be creative with its accompaniment and let your desires run free. Ideal for a meal with friends or family. The origin of French toast dates back to the 1st century BC under the Roman Empire

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29 November 2021  |  Amélie Roca  |  Events

The return of Thomas Pesquet to Earth

After spending 6 months in space at the European Space Agency, Thomas Pesquet is finally back on Earth. Very present on social networks, he was able to share his fascinating experience with us. Thomas is the most popular astronaut in France. He was able to stay in touch with his community and his fans during his exceptional experiences.

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26 November 2021  |  Virginie Erre  |  Bakeries, Patisseries

Laure Thouvenin Pastry

Discover the Pâtisserie Laure Thouvenin. A reasoned pastry to use Laure's words. More than a realization, cakes and pastries are about the confection. The taste is at the height of the sublime aesthetic. More flavors and less sugar - Laure Thouvenin.

24 November 2021  |  Hugh Atkins  |  Tourism

Strasbourg - the biggest and best Christmas market

Strasbourg’s Christmas market is one of the best loved in the country. It has a vintage feel, with many traditional craft stalls that will make your think of Christmas celebrations from yesteryear. The city’s historic quarter, known as ‘Petite France’ is a dream to stroll through on a winter’s night, too.

22 November 2021  |  Hugh Atkins  |  Tourism

The smallest municipality in France

The smallest municipality in France, with an area of 3.54 hectares, Castelmoron-d'Albret can also claim to be a charming fortified village perched on a rocky outcrop. Discover its pleasant flowery streets and admire its old houses, remains of ramparts, washhouses and fortified doorways.

21 November 2021  |  Hugh Atkins  |  Culture, Tourism, Architecture

Paris by Sasek

With the same wit and perception that distinguished his charming books on London, New York, and San Francisco, here this famous Czech painter presents his impressions of Paris in This Is Paris, first published in 1959. Discover some the beautiful illustrations...


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