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Cannes Film Festival
Until 25 May
"Strasbourg mon amour" in Alsace
Getting to Strasbourg, Alsace
Until 17 February
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…
Let’s conquer the Alps! Scale Mont Blanc or dip your toes in a crystal-clear mountain lake.
Run through the Vanoise National Park with ibex and chamois. Recharge your batteries in Evian-les-Bains, go skiing in Val d’Isère and stroll beside Annecy's picture-perfect canals.
Come evening, tuck into greedy portions of sumptuous tartiflettes, raclette and croziflette, and warm icy hands around a vin chaud.
Holidays for those in the know: on the trail of…
Les Arcs ski resort, with 260 miles of piste and views of Mont Blanc, is celebrating its 50th…
Unlimited Festival: Mont-Blanc, electronic music…
From 4 to 8 April next year, Chamonix hosts its Unlimited Festival. This fourth open-air Alpine…
Spa and wellbeing
Wellbeing and outdoor pursuits in Evian
Standing on the banks of Lake Geneva, Evian is a destination in a unique natural setting.
One to savour: Yannick Alléno’s Courchevel
Who would have thought that a triple Michelin-starred chef from Paris would fall under the spell of…
The Mont Blanc
Europe’s highest peak
The roof of Western Europe, rising to 4,810m, Mont Blanc is the world’s…
Extreme lines in the Alps
For alpinists, skiers, and kiters the Alps are a playground. Here, photographer Antoine Therizols…
Annecy Paysages Festival of Art
Until September 2
La Folie Douce Festival in Courchevel, French Alps
Until April 22
5 ways to feel on top of the world at the K2…
It takes its name from the world’s second highest peak, and the dream objective of any…
The Alps: 7 ways to enjoy the snow without skiing
The mountains aren’t just about skiing – every season, resorts push their creative boundaries to…
Notre-Dame de Paris: practical information and…