Enjoy 5 issues for just £5 Subscribe to one of our France Magazines click here

Food and Drink

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

This rich side dish from south-east France combines potatoes, cream and a hint of garlic. Rosa Jackson shares a recipe for this classic French dish

Read full story
Tuesday, January 3, 2017

A hearty dish for dinner, boeuf bourguignon is a traditional beef stew from Burgundy made with Charolais beef and Burgundy red wine. Make it yourself with this simple recipe

Read full story
French recipes

Language

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Institut français offers a wide choice of French courses at every level, either one-to-one or in groups, at an equally wide choice of days and times

Read full story
Thursday, October 27, 2016

Planning a ski holiday in France this winter? Here’s all the vocabulary you’ll need for your trip

Read full story

Celebrity Interviews

Friday, January 13, 2017

Former Olympic ski jumper Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards talks about his time on the French ski slopes and his love of France

Read full story
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Welsh actor Alexander Vlahos takes us behind the scenes of TV drama Versailles in which he plays Louis XIV’s brother

Read full story

Restaurants

Monday, November 21, 2016

Veggies, rejoice! Paris has plenty of exciting vegetarian restaurants serving delicious and healthy veggie dishes. Caroline Harrap chooses some of her favourite

Read full story
Paris
Monday, July 18, 2016

The chic resort of Saint-Tropez is a food lover’s paradise with restaurants for all budgets. Here is our pick of places to eat

Read full story
Provence-Alpes-Cote d Azur

History

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Created by Georges Remi (Hergé), Tintin is one of the French speaking world’s best-loved comic-strip characters. Find out everything you have ever wanted to know about this extraordinary cartoon character and where to find him in France

Read full story
Friday, January 6, 2017

With superstitions involving baguettes, pancakes, knives and cats, the French have plenty of bizarre superstitions to make you laugh! These are 18 of our favourites

Read full story
French culture
Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Traditional French Christmas celebrations include letters from Santa, feasts on Christmas Eve and presents at the beginning of December!

Read full story
Christmas in France
Wednesday, October 5, 2016

It’s official! France has chosen the new names and capitals for its new 13 regions. Find out the history behind the names and how popular they have been with residents

Read full story
Friday, September 30, 2016

An exhibition on Oscar Wilde in Paris’s Petit Palais has reignited a new surge of interest in the flamboyant Irish writer. Sophie Gardner-Roberts looks at what influence France had on the writer and his works

Read full story
Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Le Corbusier was an architect who divided opinion. But his influence as a pioneer of modern architecture was undeniable and 17 of his works are now named as UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Read full story
Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Anyone who has been in France on 14 July will know that Bastille Day or the Fête Nationale is a big deal in France, but what is it and where do you celebrate it?

Read full story
Events in France
Friday, May 20, 2016

Louis XIV, the ‘Sun King’, was king of France during a time of prosperity and left a legacy of art and architecture, including the iconic Palace of Versailles

Read full story
Monday, March 14, 2016

Take a step back through French cultural and political history with a trip to one of these majestic castles.

Read full story

Most Read

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

France Forum

Questions about France? Visit our free France forum to get help and advice from thousands of other Francophiles and expats. Topics include: property, tax, law, travelling, pets, education, healthcare and much more.

Join the forum

Enter our competitions

Win books, DVDs, travel and even holidays in France in our great competitions! Take a look at our latest competitions…

Enter now

Join us on social media

France magazine
Living France magazine
French Property News magazine