The joy of French boating

Lovely new boats and endless navigable waterways to explore! Read about the many joys of messing about on a French…

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From April to September pretty parasols give Deauville's fine sandy beach a sunny disposition

A tale of two towns: Deauville and Trouville

There is more than a bridge linking Deauville with Trouville. Both towns on Normandy’s lovely Côte Fleurie have a casino, a beach boardwalk and a film festival… but as Eleanor Fullalove discovers, the similarities end there. Given its small size and a population

Romantic couple making selfie in front of Eiffel Tower while traveling in Paris, France. Happy smiling students enjoy  vacation in Europe.

Eiffel Tower named top ‘selfie’ destination

France’s most iconic landmark has collected many accolades since its construction in 1889: it was the world’s tallest building until it was surpassed by New York’s Chrysler Building in 1930, and is the most-visited paid monument in the world. Now in its 126th

Sauzon on Belle-Île looks stunning at sundown

Spirit of the sea: Maritime culture in Brittany

We all love the French seaside. Yet there’s more to the French coastline than buckets and spades. Reporting from Brittany, Dominic Bliss looks at how fishing and sailing complement tourism to bring la mer to life. The first lighthouse-keeper heard

Southern French Red Wines

Figure Libre “FREESTYLE” is a wine based on our philosophy of pioneering a new approach to winemaking, viewing things from a new perspective, free from the constraints of convention and the straightjacket of conformity. Inspired by the diversity and compatibility

Chateau de Challagne, Loire Valley

5 Dream Regions For Your French Destination Wedding

So you’ve made the big decision – you’re going to get married in France. Félicitations! There’s nothing that quite captures the same sense of sophistication, extravagance and style than tying the knot in what’s arguably the most romantic country in

Saint-Denis' market

10 reasons to visit Saint-Denis Plaine Commune

The largest urban community of Île de France is made up of Aubervilliers, Epinay-sur-Seine, La Courneuve, Île-Saint-Denis, Pierrefitte-sur-Seine, Saint-Denis, Saint-Ouen, Stains and Villetaneuse.

Sally Dilks

Let The Seller Beware!

by Sally Dilks, Associate at Buckles Solicitors LLP Sellers of property in France are under an ever increasing obligation to better inform their buyers. Since 1 November 2007 sellers have been legally obliged to supply their buyers with a file

Head to towns in the Camargue and you are likely to spot gardians herding some black bulls in the most surprising places

Running wild in Camargue

In the famous wetlands of the south of France, you will be greeted by iconic white horses and pink flamingos, raseteurs and cowboys. Norman Miller heads to Aigues-Mortes to explore this fascinating region.