French cuisine · 04 April 2019
Cahors is a red wine known rather intriguingly as 'le vin noir'. It has had a fairly turbulent history, as we soon found out...

French culture · 30 March 2019
There's something very fishy going on here in France... Watch your back - it's French April Fools' Day!

Newsletters · 13 March 2019
The French Residential newsletter - learning tips, local news, French culture and more...

French cuisine · 07 March 2019
This delicious cheese from Rocamadour is one of the region's gastronomic delights not to be missed...

French language · 28 February 2019
Perfect your French punctuation with our handy guide...

French language · 18 February 2019
We all know that French is the language of love, cooking, wine, art, music and fashion. But who speaks it nowadays?

French language · 14 February 2019
The French language is considered as one of the most romantic in the world, so we decided to brush up on our "petits mots d'amour", in celebration of La Saint Valentin...

Newsletters · 24 January 2019
The French Residential newsletter - learning tips, local news, French culture and more...

French language · 07 January 2019
With frequent reports of extreme weather from around the world, we look at how to talk about it in French...

French culture · 01 January 2019
New Year's day is the first public holiday or "jour férié" in the 2019 French calendar. This year all but one will fall on a week day, meaning there could be 9 long weekends!

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