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France holiday travel and Coronavirus rules

Written by on July 24, 2020 in News
France holiday travel and Coronavirus rules

Everything you need to know about the new rules to enjoy a holiday in France during the Coronavirus pandemic. I’ve had so many questions about France holiday travel and Coronavirus rule, and indeed what life is like here under Covid-19 for visitors So here is a summary that’s up to date as at summer 2020. […]

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Buying property in France post Brexit

Written by on March 4, 2020 in News
Buying property in France post Brexit

“It’s now or never” say Brits buying property on the French property market.  Are Brits still buying property in France? Find out how Brexit is affecting British buyers and the real estate market in France: The UK is now in a Brexit transition period, which should last at least until 31 December 2020. But how […]

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Spring ski holidays in the French Mountains

Written by on March 4, 2020 in News
Spring ski holidays in the French Mountains

Spring is around the corner but it doesn’t mean you have to tidy away your ski gear. From the start of spring each year, 26 French resorts across most mountain ranges (Alps, Pyrenees, Vosges…) take part in the France Montagnes organised initiative ‘Skiing into Spring’. Skiing in spring is the key to good weather, good […]

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Will Brexit affect Travel to France in 2020?

Written by on February 5, 2020 in News
Will Brexit affect Travel to France in 2020?

ABTA (The Travel Association of British Travel Agents) has updated advice for travellers from the UK to Europe. This latest advice highlights that the UK is on track to enter a transition period from the end of January 2020 meaning that all travel requirements and arrangements will remain the same until at least the end […]

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French Tax Rates 2020

Written by on December 4, 2019 in News
French Tax Rates 2020

A summary of French tax rates 2020. Reduced tax rate for lower income in France for 2020 The main change is a reduction in the income tax rates for calendar year 2020. With the inntroduction of a PAYE (pay as you earn) system – the 2020 budget includes the income tax bands and rates for […]

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Lille3000 Eldorado | Arty party Lille

Written by on May 17, 2019 in News
Lille3000 Eldorado | Arty party Lille

It’s hard to imagine a more exuberant art festival than the one which takes place in the northern French city of Lille every few years. An enormous event which takes place over several months in the city centre and surrounding districts – it’s known as Lille3000. A cultural season of art and events Lille3000 is […]

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MARAISTHON France |The first and only eco-marathon in the world

Written by on February 18, 2019 in News
MARAISTHON France |The first and only eco-marathon in the world

The unique Maraisthon, the first marathon in the world to support a 100% eco-nature mandate, will celebrate its tenth anniversary 15th – 16th June 2019. More entrants than ever before are expected to take part with participants travelling to the Marais Poitevin, Poitou-Charentes (Nouvelle Aquitaine), France from all over the world. Last year there were […]

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Showtime in Paris – and a very special ticket offer

Written by on February 8, 2019 in News
Showtime in Paris – and a very special ticket offer

There’s plenty to see and do when you visit Paris but to get a real feel for its authentic love of the arts – take in a show! From concerts to comedy, circus and cabaret, musicals to theatrical performances – there’s something for everyone of every age and every taste. And, from 25 February to […]

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Centenary of the end of The Great War Remembrance Vigil in northern France

Written by on October 29, 2018 in News
Centenary of the end of The Great War Remembrance Vigil in northern France

France honours the end of World War I with a remembrance vigil taking place on the night of 10 November to 11 November 2018. Located on the front line from the end of 1914, the territory of Pays d’Artois was forever marked by those bloody battles. From the French offensives of 1915 to the great […]

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Paris Lift-Off Film Festival 2018

Written by on October 27, 2018 in News
Paris Lift-Off Film Festival 2018

The international Lift-Off Film Festival celebrates the best that the independent film community in Paris and across the rest of the world has to offer. The Lift-Off Global Network is committed to promoting global indie film, connecting filmmakers from all around the world, and nurturing the creative talent of their ever-growing community. Diary note: Paris […]

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