The Good Life France

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The very best markets in France – it’s official!

Everyone loves a French street market – from the visitors who flock to France to experience the good life to the locals who shop at …

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Discover the markets of Nice in southern France

One of the most famous markets in the region of Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur is Cours Saleya in the old town of Nice. But in …

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Bastille Day Antiques Market in Montreuil-sur-Mer Hauts de France

If you happen to be in the little town of Montreuil-sur-Mer on July 14, the major French public holiday of Bastille Day, you’re in for a …

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Discovering the Markets of Provence

Size isn’t everything as far as Provençal markets go. Large markets of Provence, such as les grands marchés in Arles and Aix-en-Provence, are extravaganzas that …

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5 Marvellous Markets Near Calais

The markets of France are known the world over for their fabulous, fresh produce and lively atmosphere. Buying your vegetables, fruit, cheese, bread and other …

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Lille Braderie Europe’s Biggest Boot Fair!

The flea markets of France are well known, but the biggest and many say the best in Europe and one of the top flea markets …

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Saint-Ouen Flea Market Paris

Saint-Ouen market in Paris is said to be the biggest antiques market in the world! For lovers of vintage, Les Puces de Saint-Ouen as it …

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The Market St Omer France

Saint-Omer is a lovely northern French rural town and a perfect weekend destination; it’s also where a great Saturday morning market is held, one that …

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Visiting the Lille Braderie Flea Market

For years my neighbours went on about “The BIG One”, the Lille Braderie, the biggest flea market in Europe with its 10,000 stalls full of …

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Lille Braderie 2015

The Braderie de Lille is the BIG one, the biggest flea market in Europe and for lovers of vintage, bargains and old tat this is …

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