Its reputation comes from its volcanoes and extraordinarily pure water sources. Local products, with natural flavours, continue to be celebrated. ...
Geography: Hercynian France
The Paris and Aquitaine Basins, but also the Armorican Massif, the Massif Central, the Ardennes and the Vosges mountains are all part of ... “Hercynian” France, Europe’s ancient structures crossed by wide valleys (geological folds from the end of the primary era).
The Way of Saint James in France
In order to reach Spain, pilgrims travelling to Santiago de Compostela can choose from one of four routes that run through France. Many monuments have ... been built along these historical roads to welcome the pilgrims.
Mashed potato with Cheese
This exquisite dish, originating from Aubrac, at the heart of France's Massif Central, is essentially composed of mashed potatoes flavoured with ... a touch of garlic and some cheese.