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Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.
Celebrating 500 years since the Renaissance in the Loire Valley
Until 31 December
Cannes Film Festival
Until 25 May
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.
Arts and crafts
Let's set a table with Lorraine artisans
Quiche, mirabelles, pâté lorrain—there are numerous and tasty culinary specialties in Lorraine.…
48 hours in Verdun: in the footsteps of World War…
February 1916, in Verdun: French and German troops get involved in the longest battle during World…
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…
6 well-being stopovers to relax in Alsace
We love Alsace for its quaint little villages, its iconic wine route, and its famous restaurant…
Going to France by plane