Happening now in France

Not to be

Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.

Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

8 slow living experiences that are 100% Made in Manche

1. Walk barefoot across the Bay of Mont Saint-Michel. Wet sand. Squidgy mud. Cool streams. Here is a place where the landscape can be soaked in from head to toe.

Inhale… Exhale... Here is a place where there’s no motorway or high speed train. A haven for both dreamers and migrating birds, this lovely little corner of Normandy entreats visitors to live life to the rhythm of the tides and the ovens that caramelise the local apples.

Mont saint michel