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    Discover the traces of the First World War still visible in France

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    Seaside, heritage, nature and terroir: the Aude Cathar Country has so much to offer.

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    Where the Alps and Provence meet, capturing a fortaste of warmth and perfume of the latter. 

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  • For the second time, the exhibition «Sculptures» by French artist Julien Marinetti will be held at Plaza Athenee from September 30th to 24 November 2015. Born in 1967, he grew up in Quai de Conti, in
  • This internationally renowned event will see out the end of the current year and welcome the new year, with a programme of four nights of spectacular light...
  • A must-see museum - majestic, magnificent, magical. The biggest museum in Europe, the Louvre has not always been a wonderful museum visited by nearly 9 million...
  •  “How to ensure sufficient, qualitative, healthy and sustainable alimentation for Humanity?”: central theme of the Universal exposition of Milan 2015...
  • During the Christmas and New Year celebrations, towns and villages across France are decorated with Christmas lights and host traditional Christmas markets,...
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    Printemps de Bourges festival
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    The latest on the music scene. This festival has made a name for itself over the decades as a major event when it comes to the French chanson and the latest on the music scene. This year once more, 100,000 festival-goers will be flooding the Maison de la Culture and various bars and restaurants...

    Retrouvez les artistes ou groupes représentatifs du large éventail des familles musicales d'aujourd'hui, avec les nouveaux talents des Inouïes du Printemps de Bourges, la mise en avant des artistes de la scène française.

    Granville Carnival
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    It’s carnival time! Dates to be confirmed. Over 100,000 people are expected in Granville for the town’s famous carnival, which is the oldest and biggest event of its kind in Normandy.The tradition began in the 1870s when local sailors prepared to travel to fishing grounds off Newfoundland around...

    The Granville famous carnival is the oldest and biggest event of its kind in Normandy.

    International Comic Strip Festival in Angoulême
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    The major event in the world of comics. Every year since 1974, the four-day International Comic Strip Festival has been celebrating the "Ninth Art", which has long held a special place in French culture.The event has its roots in an exhibition entitled Ten Million Images, which brought together...

    Chaque année depuis 1974, le festival international de la bande dessinée prouve combien le "neuvième art" compte parmi les formes d’expression les plus vivantes et créatives de son temps

    Saint Barth Cata Cup
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    Paradise regatta. The Caribbean Sea is not just a backdrop for a beach holiday, it also sees a prestigious nautical event: the St Barth Cata Cup. In the turquoise water, catamarans skim at high speed around the island.Founded in 1992 by a group of people who love the sea and sailing, the St Barth...

    Sur l'eau turquoise, quelques 80 équipages de catamarans filent à toute allure autour de l'île de Saint Barthélémy.

    Sakifo Music Festival
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    Turn it up! Dates to be confirmed. The Sakifo Music Festival is one of the great festivals of La Reunion, with some 40,000 music lovers attending, and a dozen artists performing over several days. Hundreds of famous artists have graced the festival in the past: M, Arthur H, Cats on Trees, Les...

    Le Sakifo Music Festival est un des grands festivals de la Réunion, avec quelques 40 000 festivaliers et une dizaine d'artistes qui se produisent sur plusieurs jours.

    Rose and Plant Festival at Villa Ephrussi
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    A rose by any other name... Dates to be confirmed. The Festival of Roses and Plants honors the Baroness de Rothschild, who was passionate about flowers and was the founder of the nine gardens of the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. Rose specialists, gardeners, nurserymen and plant professionals from...

    La fête des Roses et des Plantes rend hommage à la Baronne de Rothschild, passionnée des fleurs et à l'origine des neuf jardins de la Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild.

    Seeing history better, immersive multimedia show
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    From antiquity to the present day. Step back in time with this multimedia show which takes you on a tour through time and space, showing you the moments that have marked the history of Besançon and the citadel. The nave, the choir and the arch of the chapel of Saint-Etienne has become the setting...

    Véritable plongeon dans le passé, ce spectacle multimédia vous emmène dans le temps et l’espace à la découverte des moments forts qui ont marqué l’histoire de Besançon et de la citadelle.