For most of its life, the Pyrenees-Orientales region (formerly called Roussillon) of Languedoc was Spanish, only reverting to France in 1659. Since then it has retained a distinctively Catalan flavour, with Catalan spoken widely, and the Sardana dance, Bullfights and Paschal rituals still performed. The food too has a Spanish flavour, with spicy chorizzo and […]
The Lot is in the region now known as Occitanie. Aptly named, it has it all. It is the department where the transition from the cooler, wetter north to the dry, hot south is encapsulated. The honey-coloured walls, steep roofs and small, flat tiles of the houses and pigonniers of the north part of the […]
France is a beautiful country. The scenic beauty and the amazing summer weather attract tourists from all parts of the world. But there is a majestic side of this country that comes out during the winters. Here are some points, which will strengthen your desire to visit France during the winters.
The holiday season is just around the corner. Both schools and offices are closed. It is the right time to go out on a special trip with your family. If you love the snow and desire to take part in winter adventure sports, then one place that will meet all your requirements is the Megève […]
France is a beautiful country. Everywhere you look, you will be greeted with picturesque settings, warm-hearted people and roadside cafes, which will offer you amazing dishes. The streets are lined with modern fashion stores, which will assist you to get a new look. But that is not all that France has to offer.
France has always been a popular tourist destination. If you are traveling in Europe, consider your trip incomplete if you haven’t taken a selfie in front of the famous portrait of Mona Lisa or claimed the stairs of the Eiffel Tower. The climatic condition and the geographic location of the place make it an ideal […]
One annual event that keeps the sport lovers on the edge of their seats is the Tour de France. It is a world class cycling competition that takes place on the French soil every year. It is a prestigious event and cyclists from all over the world aspire to take part in this championship.
The Languedoc-Roussillon region in France is a diverse landscape, offering breathtaking views of coastline and mountains, yet also being home to rich culture, lively towns, and impressive architecture.
The 21st June has been etched into the calendar for the first time in 1982; it has marked the kick-starting of a popular and valued celebration that is now part of French culture: la Fete de la Musique.