Spending A Weekend In Nantes

Nantes is a wonderland for weekenders. The city, on the river Loire, has seen a cultural reinvention in the past 10 years and there’s easily enough to do to fill a week – or a few days en route south, as many people tend to do. Here’s how.

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How To Choose Flooring For Your Home

Add style and value to your home with new flooring. With all the flooring options today, you have a lot to choose from. Asking yourself the right questions up front makes it easier to select the right one for your home. Explore basement flooring ideas as well as options for your kitchen, bathroom or living […]

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What To Do In France In October

Looking for something to do in France this month? The start of autumn brings lovely hues of red, orange and yellow to France along with a crisp chill to the air. Here are some of the top events you might want to attend on your October trip to France.

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Tips To Sell A Property in France

Selling a property requires more than simply appointing an estate agent or putting an announcement on a property listings website. If you are to sell at the best possible price, and to do so within a reasonable timescale, then you need to consider how you can best offer your property to the market.

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What is a Sextant?

Everyone knows Sextant Properties but do you know what a sextant is?

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Things To Do On A Weekend In Lille

Lille is very colourful, welcoming and dynamic. It’s a far cry from the grey and rainy clichés of the Nord Pas de Calais region. The city is nestled close to the Belgium border and is the main city in France’s Nord-Pas-de-Calais region, which like Lille does not really have a reputation for pulling in the […]

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Activities You Can Do In Paris In September

After the summer holidays Parisians gear up for a variety of cultural and festive outings. September is a great time to visit the French capital and enjoy the pleasant autumn weather. Autumn brings a host of vibrant events to match the spectacular array of colour on trees.

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10 Super Ways to Beat the Post Holiday Blues

Getting away is blissful — coming home, not so much; unpacking, laundry, catching up on emails, ugh. Don’t despair. That super-bored feeling you get after a great holiday is totally fixable. Need some help easing back into everyday life? Try these clever, sanity-saving moves.

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5 Tips for Getting the Kids Ready for School on Time

We’ve all been there before. You dash back and forth between packing lunches, making sure the kids are awake and getting dressed, and somehow finding enough time to make yourself a large pot of coffee to help you through the process.

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5 Best Outdoor Swimming Pools In Paris

Despite longing for it since September, the honeymoon phase of warm weather in the city tends to fade rather quickly. While baking hot days and long summer evenings are wonderful in theory, if you’re stuck in an office, the Métro or anywhere indoors you may as well be staring at a Caribbean screensaver for all […]

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