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Tag: Holidays in France

My very first trip to Paris, I happened to arrive on Christmas eve. I had spent the previous few weeks in London, taking in the...

Whenever I’ve dined in French homes, I’ve often been struck by how easygoing the pre-dinner cocktail hour is. While many American hosts feel the...

This week's photo comes during Hanukkah (or Hanoukka in French), and features a Jewish bakery on Rue des Rosiers, the center of the Marais'...

Just in time for the holidays, here’s a list of some great gift ideas for people on your list who love to cook—especially those...

Stow the mistletoe, ignore the eggnog and leave the Christmas tree for another year. Visiting Paris during the festive winter holiday season is a...

Its reputation may be tarnished, but Marseille offers travellers pretty much everything; sunny skies, art, terrific food and a rich diverse history dating back...

By mid-day each Friday, Parisians begin pounding the pavement and squeezing into metro cars with a weekend's worth of rolling luggage. As ...

Galette des Rois ~ Cake of the Kings The French tradition of serving this frangipane-filled tart on the Twelfth Day of Christmas or Epiphany Day...

Antique postcard with images of Saint Nicolas de Myre, patron saint of Lorraine, France. This is the second of two lessons. Please read Part 1...

L'Hotel, Paris 6th The new exhibition at Musée d'Orsay is "Beauté, morale et volupté dans l'Angleterre d'Oscar Wilde.” Small wonder there are big lines waiting...

We break our glasses and sometimes we lose them; sometimes other people even steal them. When you’re away from home on business or...

Avignon is easily accessible by TGV from Paris, Lyon or Marseille and is therefore the logical starting point for an exploration of the region....