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French holidays and traditions
Bank, religious and civil holidays mark out France’s annual calendar. Discover ...the origins and history of these holidays and traditions that are part of our popular culture.
Exceptional regions producing exceptional cheeses that bring the powerful, ...rustic savour of the Auvergne highlands to your table. Salers cheese comes from the high plateaus of Auvergne. Easily recognized by its thick, golden rind, it is a full-bodied cheese of unique flavour, lactic, spicy and fruity.
Festival of Light
The City of Lyon will be full of light for the 14th Festival of Light running ...from 6 to 9 December 2012, transforming itself into a unique world theatre for 4 amazing nights.
Paris International Boat Show 2012
From 8 to 16 December 2012, Paris turns into a yacht harbour as the venue for ...the International Boat Show - a must-see event for water sports enthusiasts and professionals.
Hospices de Beaune wine auctions
On 17 et 18 Novembee, Beaune hosts the most famours charity wine auction in the ...world.
18th Paris Chocolate Show
Gourmets will be flocking to the 18th Paris Chocolate Show from 31 October to 4 ...November.
Nuit Blanche 2012, “Infinite Paris”
The Nuit Blanche 2012 all-night event transports us to a vertiginous and ...weightless Paris, full of unique look-out points and highly unusual installations, all traced by the river Seine.
France-Alsace Rally 2012
The France-Alsace Rally will take place from the 4th to the 7th of October 2012, ...in the native land of the world championship title-holder Sébastien Loeb. The French driver will try to repeat history by winning a ninth title!
Nobel Prize Week 2012
The Nobel Foundation will announce the winners of the Nobel prizes between the ...8th and the 15th of October 2012. In total, six prizes will be awarded including the prestigious Nobel peace prize.
Dinard British Film Festival
The seaside resort of Dinard is hosting its 23rd British Film Festival, presided ...over this year by Patrick Bruel.