The fabulous onion dome steeples of Savoy

They are a characteristic part of the landscape of Savoy and give a resolutely cheerful and baroque touch to the background of snow-capped mountains. The onion dome steeples ... lire plus !

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Châteauneuf-en-Auxois, an old village and castle

The old village of Châteauneuf-en-Auxois dominates the surrounding countryside of Burgundy in a picturesque setting. The village, which is part of the association Les Plus Beaux Villages de ... lire plus !

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What are the most beautiful villages of Savoie?

Let’s discover together the most beautiful villages of Savoie, from the north to the south of the province. From the flowery villages on the shores of Lake Geneva ... lire plus !

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A stroll through the market in Annecy

This is one of the most typical markets in the Savoy region. Three times a week, the arcaded streets of the old town, paved and coloured, welcome the ... lire plus !

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Take the French Riviera Quiz

Find out more about the French Riviera on the blog… Who knows: you might get some answers for the quiz! ... lire plus !

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The French Riviera or Côte d’Azur: A discovery guide

For many French people, the French Riviera (or Côte d’Azur) is synonymous with summer holidays. Between mountains and the sea, the French Riviera offers a stunning variety of ... lire plus !

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The Cross of Lorraine: the fascinating story of a symbol

This symbol of hope and faith in victory is without doubt one of the most popular French emblems. Although the origin of the cross of Lorraine seems to ... lire plus !

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15 sites to discover around Annecy

Is it necessary to present Annecy and its lake with emerald waters in which the Alps are reflected? This tourist mecca in Savoie is indeed surprisingly charming and ... lire plus !

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Why you should discover Bédoin in Provence

In this article, I have chosen to tell you about the village of Bédoin, where we stayed for a fortnight in Spring. Situated at the foot of Mont ... lire plus !

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French History Trivia: How France got its name?

In a previous article, I talked about what is France in French. I’d like to continue on this topic and ask the question: how France got its name? ... lire plus !

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