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Ten top things to do in Paris in 2015

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Property pick: ski apartment

Our property pick this week is this three-bedroom apartment in Morzine, the perfect ski base

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January 2015 issue of Living France

January 2015 issue of Living France out now!

In the new January 2015 issue of Living France we explore Bouches-du-Rhône, meet a family living on the French Riviera and find out how to integrate into French life

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Explore Côtes-d’Armor in Brittany

With its rugged coastline and tranquil countryside, Côtes-d’Armor in Brittany is a department of rich and colourful contrasts, as Patricia Stoughton discovers

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Estate agent interview: Côtes-d’Armor

Thinking about buying a house in Côtes-d’Armor in Brittany? We spoke to local estate agent Robert Welton, of Bel Air Homes, for the inside track on this rural area of France

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5 ways to make a living in France

If you need to make a living in France, there are lots of options open to you from running a gîte to finding full-time employment, but make sure you are well prepared

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A visit here and you just don't want to go home: three houses, a pigeonnier and medieval chateau ruins for 875,000 euros

Dordogne and beyond: an estate agent interview

Cate Carnduff of Herman de Graaf Immobilier answers our questions

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4 ports of call in Brittany and Normandy

Arriving on France’s north-western shores, Ben Palfreyman sets off to explore the attractions and property of four major ports

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Recipe: Crêpes Suzette

Treat yourself with Mary Cadogan’s recipe for crêpes Suzette and discover why it is called crêpes Suzette

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Guide to fishing in France

Fishing is another popular pastime in France, but make sure you’ve got the right permits before you start

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French Christmas Drinks

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My France: Interview with Sheila Hancock

Actress and author Sheila Hancock has owned a house in Vaucluse for two decades. She talks to Zoë McIntyre about her love of France and the inspiration behind her debut novel.

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