01 November 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture

The emblematic handicrafts of France

France is renowned throughout the world for its fashion, its gastronomy, and its exceptional craftsmanship. Its famous handicrafts have talented artisans who have perpetuated traditional crafts for generations. Discover here some of the best known.


30 October 2023  |  Virginie Erre  |  Tourism

Cassis and its famous water 'calanques'

Cassis, a pretty traditional fishing village in the south of France, is a must see. Located along the Mediterranean coast in Provence, Cassis is in the heart of the calanques (water creeks) natural park, three of which are accessible on foot or by boat.

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29 October 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Discover the coastal town of Gruissan in the Aude department

Located in the heart of the Aude department, in the Occitanie region, Gruissan is a destination by the sea that is worth the detour. It is a seaside resort renowned for its beaches, its pleasant village and its breathtaking landscapes. For people wishing to visit and enjoy or water sports enthusiasts, Gruissan is very popular with holidaymakers.

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28 October 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Holidays in Brittany

Brittany is a destination hugely popular with holidaymakers for a stay in France. Discover an exceptional natural and architectural heritage, mythical places, discover the places that make Brittany famous. Passing through the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel, Camaret-sur-mer and Crozon, Concarneau, the Pink Granite Coast, the Quiberon peninsula, the Gulf of Morbihan, Pointe Saint-Mathieu...

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27 October 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Renting your home in Les Landes with Pure France

Head to the Landes, the must-see of New Aquitaine and the ocean, with its immense beaches, its generous gastronomy, its breathtaking landscapes and its art of living. If you wish to rent your house, farmhouse, castle or estate in the Landes, Pure France is an agency specializing in holiday rentals.

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25 October 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Pure France

Holiday rental homes in the Aude

The Aude department, located in Occitanie, is a popular holiday destination due to its climate, its activities and its varied landscapes. On holiday in one of our holiday homes in Aude, discover everything it has to offer, from UNESCO World Heritage sites, seaside resorts, hiking trails and medieval abbeys, to the perched castles. The Aude department has a strong natural heritage.

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16 October 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Rent your holiday home in the Pyrenees

In summer or winter, the Pyrenees in France are a popular destination for visitors. In summer, the winters are less hot and it is possible to enjoy beautiful mountain hikes but also enjoy the landscapes, lakes and many outdoor activities.

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10 October 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture, Tourism

Le Moulin Rouge, Paris

The Moulin-Rouge in Paris is a Parisian cabaret founded in 1889 by the Catalan Joseph Oller and Charles Zidler, who already owned the Olympia. A magical review, where the world of the spectacular is invented and shared with emotion.

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06 October 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

Holidays in Cap Ferret

Cap Ferret is a very popular destination for holidays: strolling, relaxing, shopping with family, friends or as a couple. It is the ideal destination for a vacation break. Lège- le grand Crohot, Claouey- le four, les Jacquets - petit puiquey, l'Herbe, le Canon and many others... discover Cap Ferret and its must-see attractions.

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27 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  UNESCO

UNESCO classified sites in Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Nouvelle-Aquitaine has a large list of UNESCO world heritage sites, some world famous like Bordeaux or Saint-Emilion, others to rediscover like the Abbey Church of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe. You will find 15 sites listed throughout the region which bear witness to the richness of our heritage: prehistory, fortifications but also places of pilgrimage.

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27 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Events, Culture

The night of skiing, November 17 in Europe

Discover in your cinemas, the new documentary by Thierry Donard, about extreme sports athletes who demonstrate tremendous sporting resilience in the face of chaotic climate challenges. Meet a new generation of filmmakers with the NDG Film Festival, a selection of exclusive short films. This November 17th everywhere in Europe.

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26 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Culture

“Montagne en scène” celebrates its 10th anniversary!

Montagne en Scène is back in more than 220 cities, you can discover great adventures on the big screen in your cinemas. Montagne en Scène offers a large selection of selected films. This year: Nuptse, the absolute inaccessible by director Hugo Clouzeau. Via Sedna by Ramona Waldner, The Silent Escape by Oswald Rodrido Pereira, Rise By Fred Rousseau and Maxime Moulin.


25 September 2023  |  Virginie Erre  |  Tourism

Visit to Saint Mandrier-sur-Mer

The town is located in the Var, in the South of France is not far from Toulon on an almost island. You will find all the charm of the south, colorful houses along the sea, restaurants by the sea, wild beaches and the coastal path.

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25 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

The Basins of Lights - Bordeaux

The Bordeaux submarine base was built by the Germans during the Second World War. Culturespaces aims to revive this space by creating the largest French digital art center hosting major immersive exhibitions. 45,000 square meters of area. 235 meters in total length. 600,000 cubic meters of concrete.

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24 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Pure France, Tourism, Holidays

Rent your house in Brittany

Brittany is an increasingly popular place for holidays, the beauty of the landscapes and this pleasant region make it an exceptional place for holidays. You own a property: villa, castle, estate, farmhouse, which you would like to rent for vacation. Pure France has more than 300 properties throughout France

23 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Pure France

Rent your holiday home on the Basque Coast

Do you own a property that you would like to rent out? You don't live there permanently or do you want additional income? Why not rent your property with Pure France. Pure France has more than 300 rental properties in France, villas with private swimming pools, estates, castles. Discover our selection of houses for rent on our website.

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22 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism, Pure France, Holidays

Rent your holiday home near La Ciotat

Do you live on the Mediterranean coast in the PACA region, a region that makes you dream and attracts a large number of visitors each year. Between Marseille and Nice, the coast offers a wide choice of possibilities for holidays. If you own a property that you would like to rent out in summer, whether it is a villa with a swimming pool, an estate, a castle or a charming house, do not hesitate to contact us.

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16 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Tourism

The most beautiful villages in Occitanie

Nearly 50 of them have been labeled “Most Beautiful Villages in France” and our region is one of the richest in this area. Loubressac, Carennac, Minerve, Belcastel... In Occitania, heritage awaits you on street corners, discover our many cities of Art or History (Nîmes, Lodève, Uzès...).


15 September 2023  |  Virginie Erre  |  Tourism

The Parc du Mugel and its cove in La Ciotat

Discover the Parc du Mugel and its cove in La Ciotat. The Calanque du Mugel is part of the Calanques National Park which extends from Marseille to La Ciotat. The park was created in 1987 and is classified as a “Remarkable Garden”. 17 hectares where you can observe varied vegetation. To do, the small path which leads to Anse du Sec and crosses the beach of Petit Mugel and Grand Mugel.

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13 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Events

Candlelight, candle-lit concerts

Candlelight is a musical experience in iconic candlelit locations. Classical music concerts in a new light. A unique experience in France, passing through Paris, Lyon, to Marseille with artists transporting you on a melodic candlelit journey to exceptional places.

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13 September 2023  |  Amélie Roca  |  Events

The Hall of La Machine in Toulouse

La Halle de la Machine opened its doors to the public in November 2018 in the Montaudran district of Toulouse. It is a place where show machines in motion and in narrative will be presented. You will find a Minotaur, the spider, the Sénart carousel... as well as shows.

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