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On the first Saturday in October Paris puts on a spectacular art party for Nuit Blanche (French for sleepless night), and everyone is invited....

I’m sure they meant ’holly molly’ but French is French and this placard sums up the whole region. The Haute Savoie is in the...

"A year!" repeats the astonished bank teller."Yes," I stammer, suddenly feeling irresponsible."And where is it that you’ll be spending most of your time?""Um, in...

Nobody wants to be stuck in France without knowing what to do. One of the challenges for North American or British travelers is the...

There are days, weeks, months and years when living in Paris makes me come to a crashing halt and reevaluate so many things I’ve...

For those of us who live to travel and travel to live getting sick isn’t on the top of our anxiety list. We know...

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

The city of Palladio Tolosa,Toulouse, began at the crossroads of the Mediterranean and the Atlantic on a finger of the Garonne River ...

  If you have to explain to a US customs inspector what St. Bart’s is, you might cause some confusion. You see, St. Bart’s...

French uses a very precise vocabulary to ask for directions. The biggest pitfall is probably the pronunciation of à droite - do say the...

Paris bound or, for that matter, traveling anywhere? Air travel is rife with health challenges because planes are essentially flying Petri dishes. Even if...

“All for one and one for all!” On the road to Pays d’Artagnan As you drive through the remote, southwestern French countryside, down narrow plane...