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We couldn’t let the recent Disney offering, Beauty and the Beast, pass us by without taking a look around the area within which it is set. Written by French novelist Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve and published…
Every country has their own code of what constitutes good manners; what is accepted in one country, even one region, may not be so in another. There is nothing like ‘fitting in’ to make you feel at home, and…
Bordeaux is the 5th largest city of France and since the map of the hexagon was revisited in 2016, it is now the capital of the newly formed (super) region of Nouvelle Aquitaine. Yet, despite all the history and behind the…
The beginning of the year is traditionally the time when international real-estate experts make predictions about the year ahead, well, not us! There is absolutely no chance of us commenting on any political and economic…
You might be dreaming of being in France over the approaching festive period. Those of you who watched the recent episode of ‘Who do you think you are’ following Amanda Holden’s story could have be seduced…
If you ask anyone from outside of France to say the first word they associate with the country, some would probably say love. Some might tell you it’s the beautiful landscape that springs to mind. While others might…
When you picture how life would be in a certain country or region you might take inspiration from scenes in films which have stuck in your mind. France is known as a producer of fine things and its films are no exception,…
If you’re looking to buy a property in France chances are its traditional buildings have played a significant part in seducing you. The French are arguably best known for their haute couture and this high standard…
The summer might be over in Britain but September is a month when France comes alive, making it our favourite time of the year. The warm weather, long days and minimal tourists are just some of the reasons why you too will…
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