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In the Autumn 2019 issue of Living France we explore Marne, home of champagne, take a look at some northern port-towns and properties near them, and our muse takes hold as we speak to a woodworker in Vienne and the owners of a creative retreat in Nérac

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Latest articles from Living France

Changes in taxation and the introduction of a new business aid mean it's easier than ever to start a new enterprise in France.

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Nicki and Brendan Chandler's move to Tarn-et-Garonne was driven by their desire for a more sustainable lifestyle and now they're sharing it with guests who stay at their gîte and luxury yurt camp

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Journalist Jenny Eagle left London for a new life in Montpellier, Occitanie and has fallen for its stunning architecture, buzzing vibe and beautiful beaches

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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

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If you want to buy a home in France, it's wise to be honest and open with estate agents, advises Julie Savill as she reveals the questions to ask and the key information to reveal

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