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Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.
"Joan Miró: the color of my dreams" exhibition in Paris
Until 4 February
75th Anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy
Until 31 December
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…
Head to eastern France to follow the Alsace wine route, racing bikes along Colmar’s canals and across bridges in Strasbourg’s Petit France quarter.
Make a pitstop at the first brasserie you see – and then get lost at a dazzling Christmas market or in the modern art centres housed in abandoned factories.
At the heart of the vineyard
Alsace: La Maison Cattin reveals its wine-making…
La Maison Cattin, located for 300 years in a small Alsatian village called Voegtlinshoffen, offers…
European centre of books
The new Humanist Library unveils its treasures in…
This precious piece of French heritage, dating back to the 16th century, is testimony to the…
Warm up with a delicious Tarte Flambée
Tarte flambée from Alsace is a warm and tasty pizza like delight. Freshly baked dough topped with…
Alsace: what to do, what to see...
What are the things you just have to see, do, and taste while you’re in Alsace? From Strasbourg’s…
Feel our top 5 sensory experiences in Strasbourg…
See the monumental Notre-Dame cathedral with its…
Wedged between the Vosges Mountains and the River Rhine, Alsace is a European crossroads – and a…
Exhibition: ‘Quand les fleurs font l’étoffe’ in Mulhouse
Until September 19
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