The Secret and Offbeat Paris I want to share with you

When I got some spare time one of my favourite things to do was jump on the RER A from our beautiful suburb of Maisons-Laffitte into central Paris. ... lire plus !

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A Guide to the 20 Arrondissements of Paris

The arrondissements of Paris are administrative districts organised in a spiral pattern. From the 1st arrondissement – the historical heart of Paris – the following arrondissements work their ... lire plus !

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The Top 10 Most Famous Monuments of France

It could be challenging to set a list of the top 10 most famous monuments of France. The truth is that such a list is highly subjective… unless ... lire plus !

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What are the Holidays and Celebrations in France?

In France, we know how to celebrate life on many occasions! Whether you are visiting Paris or the Province, holidays and celebrations in France will definitely bring an ... lire plus !

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Louis de Funès: Top 10 Funniest Movies

Although almost unknown in the English-speaking world, Louis de Funès (31 July 1914 – 27 January 1983) is still the most popular French comedian nearly 40 years after ... lire plus !

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Top 10 largest cities of France by population

In this blog post, I compiled a shortlist that refers to the 10 largest cities of France by population based on communes. The list starts with the French ... lire plus !

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Top 10 Most Famous Monuments of Paris

Paris, the City of Light is the world’s most visited capital. The city is proud of its many monuments from the iconic Eiffel Tower to the lofty Notre-Dame ... lire plus !

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Christmas in France: Celebrations and Traditions

Ready for the most wonderful time of the year in France? Christmas is an enchanting time when the best attractions of Paris and France transform into the most ... lire plus !

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French cheese: facts and figures

Every region in France supports a large population of milk-giving animals which provide the raw material for French cheese. Therefore, there are more than 400 French cheese varieties ... lire plus !

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April Fools’ Day traditions in France

Alongside Easter, French children follow April Fools’ Day traditions in Spring. On 1 April, people use paper fish to play an April Fools trick. This involves sticking a paper fish ... lire plus !

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