Paris undergoes a brilliant transformation during the holidays… It is one of my very favorite times to visit Paris. There’s never a better time than during the holidays for Paris to live up it’s name “The City of Lights”.
Any Francophile worth their weight in Frog Legs has no excuse to miss out on today’s Bastille Day Celebrations!!! If you are lucky enough to be in Paris, then check out GGG’s Guide to Bastille Day in Paris. For the rest of us, there are still tons more options! Bastille Day Around the World Bastille Day in the United States…
French Easter Chocolate 2016 More chocolate gets consumed in France on Easter Sunday than on any other day of the year – over 15 thousand tons of chocolate deliciousness. The French yearly chocolate tally adds up to about 9.3lbs of chocolate per person per year, just a little below the American average of 9.5lbs per person. That surprised me, considering…
Have a Francophile Holiday ! Christmas will be here before you know it, and if someone on your gift list loves France, maybe one of these books by Margo Lestz of Curious Rambler would make the perfect present. Available on Amazon !
In Paris for Halloween ? Looking for thrills ??? Although France isn’t completely onboard when it comes to Halloween, there are still those that love the holiday.
What really happened on that day back in 1789 ? For those of you who are not too squeamish, and yet still curious about the events surrounding the storming of the Bastille, prepare yourself for a few choice details… History can be so much fun!
The Fête de la Saint Jean – every June 24th. The Fête de la Saint-Jean, what’s not to love ? A huge bonfire, music, dancing, partying… It’s a time of friendship, sharing, and community spirit.