Wed, 23 Oct 2019 15:30:43 +0200
Paris-based cinema club Lost in Frenchlation has a special ‘Women in the spotlight’ programme planned for November, with plenty of amazing films to look forward to.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 15:21:57 +0200
If you enjoy enjoying things and then telling people about it, we have the word to help you show your full appreciation.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 13:49:52 +0200
If you’ve ever wondered why French people seem to love moaning about their northern/southern counterparts, these light-hearted maps will shed some light on the matter.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 12:06:02 +0200
Visitors from countries such as the UK and - in particular the USA - might be expecting to see the shops full of pumpkins, ghost costumes and mini candy, but in France things are a little more restrained around Halloween.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:53:39 +0200
A pickpocket gang that targeted the Paris Metro have been jailed for a total of 113 years.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:52:59 +0200
Many people who buy a second home in France hope that as well as it being a pleasant bolthole, they will also generate some rental income. But it's a bit more complicated that just posting an advert and waiting for the money to roll in.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:28:43 +0200
Southern France has been hit with torrential rain and heavy flooding that has lead to train cancellations and road closures and the evacuation of a camp site.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:04:26 +0200
Pickpocketing is an age-old problem on the Paris Metro and it can ruin your day or even your trip to the French capital. But there simple things you can do to make it less likely to happen.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 10:02:16 +0200
A man has been arrested after a stand-off at a museum in southern France on Wednesday, where threatening messages in Arabic have been written on the building's walls, a police source told AFP.
Wed, 23 Oct 2019 09:56:59 +0200
A little-known perk of France’s social security system is the reimbursement patients get for travel costs if they have regular medical appointments. Here’s what you have to do to claim.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 15:59:01 +0200
France’s Indian community will be hosting a number of Diwali events across the country in the last days of October.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 14:20:27 +0200
The French government has abandoned its goal of welcoming 100 million foreign visitors in 2020, blaming the impacts of months of anti-government protests and Britain's looming exit from the EU, the finance ministry said Tuesday.
A missing painting, crowd trouble and an international spat . . . but Da Vinci exhibition is now set to open in Paris
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:20:52 +0200
A blockbuster retrospective of Leonardo da Vinci opens on Thursday at the Louvre museum to mark 500 years since the death of the Renaissance master in the historic town of Amboise, France.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:18:15 +0200
This November brings big changes for people claiming unemployment benefits in France.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 11:49:41 +0200
Buying property is never simple - but add in another language and a totally different purchase system and the French property market can be a stressful place. Here are some tips for navigating it, from people who've done it.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:43:51 +0200
The café is a ubiquitous part of French life, whether it's the bustling terraces of Paris or the sleepy village establishment with its clientele of old men nursing a pastis. But how should you behave in one?
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:13:45 +0200
The American head of a chemicals company whose plant in northern France was ravaged by a huge fire last month, spewing a noxious black cloud for miles around, will face two parliamentary commissions on Tuesday seeking answers on the site's security.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:04:41 +0200
Paris has unveiled its logo for the 2024 Olympics and it's fair to say that it - or rather she - has attracted some criticism.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:06:58 +0200
A new global wealth report has revealed that while there are far more millionaires in the United States than in France, the French are actually more wealthy than Americans on average.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 08:07:49 +0200
French farmers organised another day of protest across France on Tuesday, this time targeting prefectures.