Le Frog Blog

When you’re searching for a property in Britain the label of a “detached” house can often feel cold and uninspiring, but travel across the water to France, and properties there fill you with excitement…
Named after the River Gardon, the Gard is a department in Southern France in the Occitanie region. Languedoc is known for its abundance of historic sites and dramatic landscapes and the Gard follows suit with its proud Roman…
The west coast of France is regularly visited and written about but here at My-French-House we have a guide of our favourite towns that zig-zag their way from La Rochelle down to Bordeaux. This area of France is renowned…
There’s so much that the Haute-Garonne has to offer we’re not sure where to start. We could tell you about its contrasted landscapes, its historical heritage or its lively atmosphere, this remarkable place has…
With the Law "Macron" passed in France on August 8th - 2015, the cooling off period for buyers of property in France known as 'délai de rétractation' has changed from 7 to 10 days. The entitlement for…
Nestled between some of France’s most famous coastlines right up to where the Alps meet the clouds is the Var. Although most of the Var’s visitors are allured to the popular coastal towns of Saint Tropez , Saint…
When we talk about the Burgundy area of France what words come to mind? Wine, cuisine, scenery? Delve a little further into the heart of Burgundy and you will find so much more that might just convert you from being a tourist…
Bergerac is home to a beautiful blend of peaceful countryside, picturesque old towns and golden sweet Monbazillac wines. Just South of Bergerac is the attractive bastide town of Eymet which is known for its thriving central…
Monaco , the beautiful sovereign city-state located on the French Riviera ; surrounded by France and near the Italian border. Locked against the coast by soaring French mountains, Monaco has a climate of its own - balmy…