Burgundy business

“Jane from Burgundy Brocante” Four years ago, it was all change for David and Jane Gratton. They left the quintessential Englishness of the Cotswolds to start a new life in Bissy sur Fley…

Cahors wine

Cahors features amongst the oldest vineyards in France, dating back to the Gallo Roman era. Much appreciated by the French from early days, the wines rapidly gained an excellent reputation…

Winter colour in the garden

Image not found. Cyclamen hederifolium are one of the hardiest and easiest cyclamens to grow. They are the most reliably hardy of all the cyclamen species and easily survive …

Beginner’s Guide to Apéritifs in the Languedoc

In the Languedoc-Roussillon apéritifs are more than something to eat and drink before a meal, they are an entire social custom! Here is our quick beginner’s guide to the apéritifs popular in the region including Pastis, Kir, Kir Royal, Muscat, Banyuls, Maury, Byrrh and Noilly Prat. “Apéritif”

Property in Normandy

Property Guide – Rhône-Alpes and Franche-Comté

The region of Rhône-Alpes is one of France’s largest. Like neighbouring Burgundy, it has an important oenological heritage – Côtes-du-Rhône and Beaujolais are names that trip off most tongues – and this goes hand in hand with its renowned restaurants

Property in Normandy

Property Guide – Rhône-Alpes

The region of Rhône-Alpes is one of France’s largest. Like neighbouring Burgundy, it has an important oenological heritage which goes hand in hand with its renowned restaurants

Property Guide – Burgundy

Thinking of buying a property in Burgundy? This article is an introductory guide to the region covering climate, landscape, attractions, access, property styles and prices.