What it’s like to ride the La Plagne Bobsleigh?

To start the winter season off in style we were given the opportunity to do something that’s really incredible, maybe a once in a lifetime experience…. the La ... lire plus !

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Dates of Christmas Markets in France

Here are the dates of Christmas markets in France for 2019 (Note: I am currently working on the dates for 2021 but it looks quite complicated to confirm ... lire plus !

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Why you should visit La Plagne in Autumn

This is the second time we are spending Autumn in the French Alps. With less tourists and traffic it is a really good time to explore and it ... lire plus !

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The best way to discover La Plagne in the French Alps

Since we’ve moved to an alpine village in the Tarentaise Valley we have not yet taken the time to explore the resort of La Plagne. Last week, we ... lire plus !

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Discover the Provins Medieval Christmas Market

I have two favourite sites when it comes to Christmas in the Seine-et-Marne département. These are the château of Vaux-le-Vicomte and the Provins medieval Christmas market. The latter ... lire plus !

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What makes the Ribeauvillé Christmas Market special

A joyous medieval atmosphere awaits all who come to Ribeauvillé! Open on two weekends during Advent, the Ribeauvillé Christmas market has become over the years a not-to-be-missed event in Alsace. ... lire plus !

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The return from the Alpine pastures in Annecy

I’ve known about the return from the Alpine pastures for a long time. I had heard of great festivals happening in Austria, Switzerland and Bavaria but only recently ... lire plus !

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Christmas 2016 at Galeries Lafayette Haussmann

Christmas 2016 at Galeries Lafayette is just amazing. The department store has done a great work this year with beautiful and creative decoration. The theme chosen for the window display ... lire plus !

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2016 Bastille Day parade on the Champs-Élysées

Here are a few facts about the 2016 Bastille Day parade on the Champs-Élysées that will take place on July, 14.   2016 Bastille Day parade The 2016 ... lire plus !

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How do we call oxeye daisy in French?

This morning we went on a nice family walk in our neighbourhood. The Park of Maisons-Laffitte is a great place to stroll on a Sunday morning as most ... lire plus !

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