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Exhibition: ‘LU: A Century of Innovation (1846-1957)’, Nantes
Until 3 January
Until 4 October
The Distinction Palace
In France, hotel rankings highlight the exceptional 5-star hotels by elevating them to ‘palace’…
General information and practical conversions
Currency, electrical voltage, units of measurement... useful day-to-day information for your stay…
Passport, driving licence, swimsuit. Are you forgetting something? Here's where you'll find all you need to know before you set off for France.
Getting to Alsace
Traveling by plane, train or car - the easiest and best ways to get to Alsace.
Transportation to and from Paris Airports
Most visitors to France, whether staying in the capital or traveling elsewhere, fly into one of…
In a "gîte", with host families
Gîtes de France (External link) are equipped accommodation classified by 'épis', or sheaves…
Eating in French Restaurants
In France, there are three meals a day. Breakfast, generally served from around 7:00 am to 9:00 am,…
Going to a Restaurant in France
- Receive up to a 12%* discount on your Shopping in France !
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Renting a Car and Driving in France
Here's what you need to know when it comes to renting a car and driving through France.
Coming to France by train
Ticket prices vary according to the level of comfort (there are 2 classes) and departure…
Flying into France
There are numerous airlines available to you according to your country of departure. The…
Lille: World Design Capital in 2020
From 6 December 2019 to 31 December 2020
Leonardo da Vinci exhibition at the Louvre, Paris
From 24 October 2019 to 24 February 2020