French Property Blog and News

Not that customary in other countries, châteaux are relatively easy to find in France. If you have a generous budget and you are perhaps seeking some sort of project, a château could be just what you’re…
The French speak of Provence as if it were Paradise. They are justified in their thinking. As large as France is, history has been generous to all corners of this spectacular country. And the province of Provence seems to…
‘Beneath the zest of oranges and lemons lies one of the World’s Greatest Festivals.’... France is known for its wealth of delicious wines, delectable champagnes and fragrant cheeses, but did you know that…
France is one of the most visited countries in the world and with good reason; it is a country that caters to young couples looking to celebrate their love. So for men that dislike romance, candlelit dinners and treating…
When you are tired of rushing about, tired of trying to find somewhere to park your car-before the market packs up and goes home, of endless queueing, from motorway to restaurant...come and see us in the Drôme... remembering…
Hello from South West France , as we're getting in the mood for the ski season, we want to tell you about a recent trip to Saint Lary, or Saint Lary Soulan as it’s officially called. We love Saint Lary, both in summer…
We’ve come to the Vendée to catch up with two sets of dear friends; a couple based in Vouvant and another family we’ve been close to for years in Fontenay-le-Comte. Vendée is part of the Pays-de-la-Loire…
French Christmas Traditions The way Christmas is celebrated in France is not too dissimilar to the UK festivities and traditions: decorating the house, presents and good food are all involved. The religious significance…
After many years of holidaying in France, Noelle and Michael Keating decided to start looking for their dream home. They now live in the pretty village of Bourgueil in the heart of the Loire Valley best known for the splendour…