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Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.
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 go to the Pyrenees! We’ll climb the mountains to the Pic du Midi, where the view of the peaks and stars is breathtaking. In winter, we’ll hit the ski slopes and slalom between the fir trees.
Here, the land is home to France’s largest collection of prehistoric remains, the Cirque de Gavarnie puts out a beautiful display with its waterfall, and bears roam freely.
We’ll walk along part of the St-Jacques de Compostela trail as far as the Lourdes sanctuary, to fully immerse ourselves in the serenity of the place.
Unwind and be dazzled.
On the slopes
Skylodge, hotel of the future for ski groups in…
On December 21, an intriguing, futuristic venue will open its doors, welcoming guests at 1850 m…
A hot bath in the snow
Melt for these five hot springs in the Pyrenees
In the 19th century, the Pyrenees mountain range had already been home to some 30 hot spring spa…
Ski in the Pyrenees mountains
10 slopes not to be missed in the Pyrenees
Familial, remote or sporty: ski resorts in the Pyrenees are not lacking in character. Alpine or…
24 hours at the ROC, a secret refuge of the…
ROC, for "Refuge Out of the City", is a well-kept secret in the heart of the Ossau Valley, in the…