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Lille 3000 2015

Lille 3000 is a unique, quirky, fantastically French cultural artistic event that takes place in the city of Lille, northern France over several months in …

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Marionnettes Festival Charleville-Mezieres

Quirky and Quaint – the World’s Biggest Puppet Party, Charleville-Meziers, Champagne-Ardennes… It may not be quite so well known as the Place Stanislas in Nancy, …

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An Accidental Tourist at the Festival of Avignon

As our taxi entered the city walls of Avignon, it was evident that something was happening. I had seen online that a festival would be …

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Palais des Papes Light Show Avignon

It’s a star attraction in Provence – the ancient Palace of the Popes. Avignon is one of the prettiest places in France, a once tranquil …

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The Biggest Strawberry Tart in the world!

In France, strawberries are adored – in fact the French even claim to be responsible for the popularity of the delicious red fruit! The common …

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The Sailing of Hermione from La Rochelle 2015

The building of a replica 18th Century sailing ship in France is an incredible project which began in 1997 and is coming to fruition in …

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Attending La Fête du Citron in Menton

Menton is a charming village near the Italian border. It was love at first sight for author Darina Nykl… Fête du Citron Every year the …

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The Most Romantic City in France | Strasbourg

Love is in the Air in Strasbourg each February when, for ten days – it’s Valentine’s Day! Strasbourg Mon Amour If all you need is …

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Awesome 4 Day Light Show in Lyon France

“Protect us from famine, war and plague, Seigneur,” cried the Lyonnaise people in 1628. Alas, their pleas came too late – the bubonic plague had …

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Nuit des Chimères Annual Light Show Le Mans

The annual light show Le Mans is a spectacular sight and a great way to enjoy an evening in the town throughout the summer months. …

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