Christmas in France

If you can’t go home for Christmas, don’t worry! France, as many countries in the world, is very happy to celebrate Christmas and you can see decorations in the street all through December (even before sometimes). Learn more about French traditions during these...

The best places to ski in France

If you’re a fan of skiing or snowboarding, you probably know that France is one of the best (if not the best) countries in the world for its variety of mountains and ski resorts. Here is a short list of the best French ski resorts according to us: Les Trois Vallées...

Festival of Lights

You may have heard the nickname of Lyon, “Ville des Lumières”, which actually comes from the Festival of Lights and partially from the Lumière brothers – but this is another story… Every year, at the beginning of December, the city organizes what we called in...

Best French TV shows

Let’s face it: America and England are clearly dominating the TV field! Even in France, most people watch American TV shows because they are usually more dynamic and interesting than their French counterparts. However, if you want to learn French while entertaining...

5 French eating habits

France is internationally renowned for its good food, and its healthy eating habits. If you are coming to the country of gastronomy, we think you will be pleased to discover French meals with this small article about the French eating habits! Bread     This...

How to look French?

© Cover picture: Illustration by MW – Marion Wang You must have heard about French style, and how French people, especially women, always look classy and fashionable. Well, here are some tips to blend in and to learn these little details that make a perfect...

5 French books you must read (at least once)

We know that French literature is not the simplest literature in the world, but it is full of masterpieces, and if you take a literature course at the university, there is a good chance that you will hear about these 5 books. And let’s face it, it is always impressive...

Halloween in France

Halloween comes from Ireland and Scotland. It is massively celebrated in the US and has progressively imposed itself in France. However, the event is not as popular in France as in the US or in Great Britain. Just learn the differences of the tradition in our article:...