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As a floating restaurant opens in Paris, we take a look at some of the city’s alternative dining experiences, involving famous rail carriages, secret doorways and eating in total darkness.

Posted: September 21, 2018, 11:23 am

There are many benefits associated with learning a new language, from career choices to cultural know-how, so why aren’t we all doing it?

Posted: September 20, 2018, 1:22 pm

They may be called the Journées Patrimoines, but women get a look in at the European Heritage Days as well. Why not go and see one of the historic locations celebrating one of France’s leading females?

Posted: September 14, 2018, 2:55 pm

Want to discover some of the secrets of Paris? A unique guided tour teaches visitors about the history of brothels in the now illustrious district of the Palais Royal in Paris

Posted: September 13, 2018, 11:26 am

These English-language blockbusters have been given some interesting names for their French releases.

Posted: September 6, 2018, 3:46 pm

Want to eat vegan in France? Check out these 22 cafés, coffee shops and restaurants.

Posted: September 6, 2018, 11:02 am

If you’re looking forward to making the most of France’s most famous tipple as part of your new life across the Channel, follow this guide to help you choose a great bottle

Posted: September 3, 2018, 12:23 pm

The significance of cheese in the French way of life simply cannot be underestimated and while discussing our favourites, we decided to investigate which ones pack the biggest punch when it comes to smell.

Posted: August 30, 2018, 2:51 pm

It’s back to school time. How many French words do you know relating to school and education?

Posted: August 20, 2018, 10:01 am

The sad loss of two of France’s most celebrated chefs has made 2018 an emotional year for the country’s culinary world.

Posted: August 16, 2018, 10:07 am

Put your knowledge of French law to the test with our fun quiz

Posted: August 15, 2018, 3:46 pm

Need something new to watch? Check out our list of French TV shows that you can watch in the UK.

Posted: August 15, 2018, 2:58 pm

Discover the history behind Alexander Dumas’s tale of derring-do, the ultimate swashbuckling adventure.

Posted: August 8, 2018, 9:47 am

Born out of revolution, the French national flag is the ultimate symbol of liberté, egalité and fraternité

Posted: July 11, 2018, 11:34 am

Looking for some cocktail ingredients to jazz up that summer barbecue and impress your guests? Learn all about the origins of three unusual French alcoholic drinks

Posted: June 28, 2018, 4:18 pm

Do you know the English meanings of some common French idioms? Take our quiz and find out!

Posted: August 8, 2017, 10:42 am