This summer, there is nothing better than discover the Loire Valley’s historical heritage under the stars. The traditional French province of Touraine is best known for its Renaissance châteaux and its rich historical background.
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Thanks to a €26.2 million budget, “Un Voyage à Nantes” (A Journey to Nantes) is an annual summer event with the aim of promoting culture in Nantes. This year, you can enjoy this wonderful event in the city from 27th July to 31st August.
From June to September all over France, open air festivals take place, replacing the crowded concert halls of winter. Let’s explore some of the best festivals to attend across the channel. They are excellent opportunities to spend time with your friends and family in France.
Summer time: Let’s go to a French Festival
Today, at 8 am, the summer sales have started in France. All French girls have been waiting for the opening of shops this Wednesday 25th of June to rush into all clothing shops and to be the first to buy their favourite trousers, top or accessories that they already chose one week ago.
French summer sales: Bargain time is here!
Next Sunday, in the UK as well as in France, we celebrate the Father’s Day. For a long time, it used to be celebrated on the 19th of March, on the Joseph’s day, as a reference of the Christ’s father. The Father’s Day without any religious connotation has been created in the USA in 1912. It has been fixed on the 3rd Sunday of June.
Father's Day: Still haven't bought Dad a present?
The opening ceremony of the 20th edition of the World Cup will take place in a few hours. The beautiful spirit of Brazilian carnivals is known all over the world; we can all expect unforgettable memories.
Whose dreams will come true?
On the 21st of June, the Fete de la Musique will be organised all over the French territory like every year. The specificity of this date is that it is the largest day of the year in the northern hemisphere and of course, the summer day! Good weather, good atmosphere and good music are expected, once again, for the 33e edition of this event.
Good weather, good atmosphere and good sounds for the Fete de La Musique!
The 67th edition of the glamorous and world-famous Cannes Film Festival began last Wednesday and will run until next Sunday, 25th of May.
Lights, Action, Camera! 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival
Sextant French Properties is pleased to announce the arrival of a fishing business for sale in the Sarthe Department. We receive numerous enquiries regarding this particular type of property with a private lake and it is a rare opportunity to run business gite.
Opportunity: a fishing business in the Sarthe department.
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‘Joyeuses Pâques!’ is how we say ‘Happy Easter’ in French. Like Christmas, the religious celebration has become a time for family get-togethers and children’s games. Chocolate eggs, rabbits and bells are all part of the celebrations of this springtime holiday.