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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. If you travel to France, here is just a starting list of France's best places.

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.

15 of the top activities to get outdoors in Paris

15 of the top activities to get outdoors in Paris

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When the sun is shining, Paris smiles too; here are the 15 of the top things to do outdoors in Paris outdoors, where you'll find all the other Parisians.

10 tips on how to eat healthy on flights

10 tips on how to eat healthy on flights

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Helpful advice for frequent expat travellers who want to keep their healthy eating habits while travelling on an airplane and stay away from some less than appetising plane food.

The terrifyingly beautiful reasons to visit Chamonix in the French Alps

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Chamonix makes the perfect French Alps getaway with many top things to do in the quaint village before embarking up the French Alps and the towering Mont Blanc.

9 quintessential French foods even your kids might eat

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Infuse your weekly meals with a dash of French inspiration – there are many top French foods the whole family will eat.

The best street food in Paris – and where to find it

The best street food in Paris – and where to find it

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Get your appetite ready to travel Paris's international street food scene, from gourmet grilled cheese and pulled-pork sandwiches to arepas to the classic French 'jambon' baguette.

10 picturesque, off-the-beaten-path towns to explore in northern France

10 picturesque, off-the-beaten-path towns to explore in northern France

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Northern France is not just about Paris or Bordeaux. Wander off the tourist track and visit these top 10 scenic towns to experience the beauty of France's northern countryside.

How to find the literary scene in Paris, past and present

How to find the literary scene in Paris, past and present

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We can’t all be Maupassant or Colette but we can try. Here are five classy ways to discover Paris's literary secrets.

Top 10 free things to do in Paris

Top 10 free things to do in Paris

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Paris is known for romantic allure but also for being touristic and pricey – let native Parisians guide you to the coolest local free activities.

Top 10 royal French castles in the Loire Valley

Top 10 royal French castles in the Loire Valley

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The Loire Valle was once the stomping ground of French kings and the cradle of French royalty – their elaborate French castles each have a different story to tell.

Top 10 festivals in France

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

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'.

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