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April 2015
 Different styles of Corbières wines
News
April 15, 2015
Red wines from the Corbières appellation are more diverse in style than most people think. Here is a representative selection. - Full body, well rounded, complex and well balanced wines with black fr[...]
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Mars 2015
 Mystery visits
News
Mars 02, 2015
You are curious, you like surprises and want to discover little known and unusual places in Northeast Paris or in the Seine-Saint-Denis department?... Then, book one of the monthly Mystery Visits orga[...]
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October 2014
 Ardèche’s new wines
News
October 17, 2014
The first 2014 wines are on sale and come from the Ardèche department. A blend of Gamay and Syrah, light and fruity but with a bit of complexity, the Orélie Rouge 2014 (€3.90) from UVICA Vignerons A[...]
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 Eiffel Tower’s glass floor
News
October 28, 2014
As part of its refit, the 57 meters high first floor of the Eiffel Tower now boasts a glass floor on which visitors can walk and look down through. In addition, floor-to-ceiling glass barriers tilting[...]
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 Exceptional prehistoric site
News
October 02, 2014
First tickets to visit the replica of the Chauvet Cave and admire its 36,000-year-old-paintings are already on sale online. Adorned with handprints, mysterious signs and over 400 representations of an[...]
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 Red wine for Autumn
News
October 30, 2014
A winery from the little-known Coteaux de Béziers IGP, the Domaine de la Barthe proves this appellation can gives great wines. Its Métamorphose, a blend of Syrah and Grenache is a full body, well bala[...]
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 Reopening of Picasso Museum
News
October 26, 2014
Located in a 17th century mansion in Paris's Le Marais district, Picasso Museum reopened on October 25th after five years of renovation works that have doubled its size. It now boasts 40 rooms and 3,7[...]
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August 2014
 Picpoul de Pinet, little-known white wines
News
August 03, 2014
Fresh, crispy, with a slightly mineral touch, with iodic and citrus notes, the dry white wines of the Picpoul de Pinet AOP are made from a single grape variety, the Picpoul. Perfect as an aperitif as [...]
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November 2013
 4 500 wines by the glass
News
November 25, 2013
Located in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, near Nice, on the French Riviera, the Maison du Vin Kurkoff is a restaurant, wine bar, wine cellar probably unique in the world. It indeed offers a choice of 4 500 di[...]
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 Chatus wines
News
November 23, 2013
A red grape variety indigenous of Ardèche, Chatus can give well-balanced, complex, quite tannic and yet fruity wines with a deep red color. Here are probably the three best presently on the market : [...]
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 Persan, a wine to discover
News
November 15, 2013
An ancient grape variety recently rediscovered, Persan is grown on less than 50 ha in Savoy and gives complex, full-bodied and aromatic red wines. An excellent one, if not the best, is the 2010 Pers[...]
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May 2013
 An armada of ships in Rouen
Family Outings
May 01, 2013
A must see event for ship enthusiasts, the Armada is held every four years in Rouen. During this 6th edition, tourists will be able to admire and visit at least forty-five modern and ancient ships. Nu[...]
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April 2013
 Festivities along the Alsatian Wine Road
Wine Tourism
April 29, 2013
Created in 1963, the Alsatian Wine Road turns sixty this year. A birthday marked by new tourism products and numerous events. One more reason to visit this region and discover its wines as well as its[...]
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February 2012
 Pandas in France
News
February 04, 2012
Two giant pandas named Huan Huan and Yuan Zi have recently been brought to Beauval zoo as part of a panda dedicated research and conservation programme, conducted in collaboration with the Chengdu pan[...]
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September 2011
 A cultural journey around the world
Lifestyle
September 09, 2011
At the end of September and early October Paris will beat to the rhythms of foreign cultures. Forty-four cultural institutes will give visitors the chance to cross cultural lines and travel around the[...]
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