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May 2017
 Dolphins count
May 14, 2017
Do you want to spend your vacations helping to preserve the Planet ?... The French association Cybelle Planète offers you to board 7 days Mediterranean cruises as an eco volunteer to participate in a[...]
December 2016
 Cross country skiing galore
December 20, 2016
The Rhône Alpes region offers a “Nordic Pass” giving unlimited access to over 5000 cross country ski tracks of 76 ski resorts situated in six departments : Ardèche, Drome, Isère, Loire, Savoie and Hau[...]
September 2016
 A Fitou winery to follow
September 29, 2016
Located near Fitou, only three km away from the sea, Château Champs des Soeurs produces finely chiseled, elegant and fresh wines from Carignan, Grenache, Mourvèdre and Syrah grapes. Last but not the l[...]
July 2016
 Beaujolais for all seasons
July 31, 2016
Fruity, with bright berry flavours, light and easy to drink, yet complex and slightly peppery, the Régnié “Printemps Fleuri” 2015 (€5.10) from the Vignerons de Bel Air is perfect to pair with summer d[...]
June 2016
 Subtle rosé
June 19, 2016
Made from Grenache, Cinsault and Rolle grapes, Solstice is a light-colored Côtes de Provence rosé yet well balanced and complex that develops white fruits flavors with a peach finish. Perfect for summ[...]
May 2016
 Tall ships in Brest
Family Outings
May 18, 2016
The city of Brest hosts an International Maritime Festival gathering thousands of sailors and ships from all over the world. Beautiful tall ships will dock in the port and regattas, exhibitions, sea s[...]
August 2015
 Carpooling for art lovers
August 13, 2015
Monuments and cultural festivals are not always easily accessible by public transport. But, now, art lovers without a vehicle have another option. A website named “Covoiture Art” indeed connects drive[...]
April 2015
 Different styles of Corbières wines
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[...]
October 2014
 Red wine for Autumn
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[...]
August 2014
 Picpoul de Pinet, little-known white wines
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 [...]
November 2013
 Chatus wines
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 : [...]
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[...]
Mars 2013
 Karting tracks near Paris
Sport & Nature
Mars 14, 2013
Safe and accessible to everyone, kart racing is a real racing driver’s school. Near Paris, several indoor circuits offer you the opportunity to take the wheel with friends for tight and contested race[...]
November 2012
 Sake sanctuary in Paris
November 28, 2012
More and more chefs and sommeliers praise sake and consider it pairs as well as wine with Western cooking. Some of the best sakes produced in Japan are now available in Paris at Workshop Issé.
September 2011
 A cultural journey around the world
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[...]