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Top 10 places to visit in France

Top 10 places to visit in France

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With so many wonderful vistas to choose from, it's difficult to pick the 10 top places to visit in France. Here is just a starting list of France's best sites.

American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris

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A listing of organisations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

British associations and clubs in Paris

British associations and clubs in Paris

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Our handy guide to the British community in Paris, from cricket clubs to Scottish country dancing lessons to where to find a jar of Marmite when you need one.

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

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Travel through the French countryside on a bicycle with an experienced expat Frenchman who has fallen in love with his country again. [Contributed by French Kiwi Cycle Tours]

13 weird laws from around the world

13 weird laws from around the world

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From insinuating that someone is Swedish in Belgium to herders in South Africa having the right of way if they’re tending to specific animals, here are some of the weirdest laws in the world. [Contributed by Nestpick]

Top 10 festivals in France

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From the historical to the fantastic, France has amazing festivals on offer throughout the year – here are our top 10 picks.

Preparing a French Christmas: It's all about the food

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Like many French holiday traditions, the focus of Christmas and New Year's celebrations in France is on the table. Here's how to prepare French-style Christmas food.

Top 10 places to visit in Paris

Top 10 places to visit in Paris

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A guide to the top things to do in Paris: the best Parisian attractions to visit, sites, museums, galleries and activities in the French capital 'City of Light'.

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

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Plummet in darkness through a mining shaft on Europe’s newest attraction: Efteling’s dive coaster, Baron 1898. [Contributed by Efteling]

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

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You can easily work abroad, volunteer, or meet new people in a diversity of interests – dogs, entrepreneurs, knitting, mothers, soccer, teachers, theatre, technology, translators and more.

10 reasons why Lyon is the capital of gastronomy

10 reasons why Lyon is the capital of gastronomy

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Find out why Lyon has been known as the world's food capital for some 80 years with these top 10 facts on Lyon's gastronomy.

In Great Spirits: The ultimate French wine and cheese guide

In Great Spirits: The ultimate French wine and cheese guide

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Wine educator Sharona Tsubota provides a perfect base to navigating the sophisticated French wine scene and more than 350 French cheeses.

Prête-Moi Paris: Co-working and free computer use in Paris

Prête-Moi Paris: Co-working and free computer use in Paris

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EPN provides public spaces for all ages in Paris: Co-working desks, free computer and internet use, plus 'initiation' lessons for those unfamiliar with computer technology.

Girls' Guide to Paris: Hot hammams and spas in France

Girls' Guide to Paris: Hot hammams and spas in France

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Indulge in the relaxing luxury of some of France's top spas and hammams as recommended by Doni Belau, the founder of the a Girls' Guide to Paris.

Girls' Guide to Paris: Wine bars in Paris

Girls' Guide to Paris: Wine bars in Paris

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Organic, natural and biodynamic wines are a raging trend in many Parisian wine bars. Test your palate at these top wine bars in Paris as recommended by the Girls' Guide to Paris.

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