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The French Government Tourist Office

French tourism nationwide

What Paris residents and visitors need to know

Accommodations, shopping, food, culture, events and practical info

The delights of Provence, from food and wine to hiking and sports

The gateway to France’s mountain resorts


     Lodging

Luxury hotels, acclaimed cuisine

A week of history, art, food and fun in a Provençal farmhouse

B&Bs, country getaways, unique camp sites

Charming hotels in peaceful settings

Short-term apartment rentals in central Paris

Short-term apartment rentals in Paris and beyond

Short-term and long-term Paris rentals

Hotels, B&Bs and apartments

Southern French real estate, accommodations and tourism

Provence blog and rental property


     Tours

Culturessence. Out-of-the-ordinary experiences in France

Gourmet tours, garden tours

Art, literature and luxury in the City of Light

Active vacations from Alsace to Provence

Guided tours of Paris and France since 1998

City tours, day tours, wine tours…

Luxury barging through France and beyond

Exploring the vineyards of France


     Classes and Workshops

Painting and drawing workshops in Southern France

Walking tours and photo workshops


     General Interest

Travel, Beauty, Shopping, Food & Wine and More
from France to the Rockies

Culture, tourism, shopping, dining and living in Paris

A guide to travel, food, wine, hotels, discounts and more

An alternative insider’s guide to the French capital

An online gazette covering lifestyles, and entertainment

A weekly newsletter on the latest in the City of Light

A guide to Paris, France and the French

Global street fashion and street style



From 13 U.S. gateways, daily flights to Paris and beyond

A French-language guide to airports throughout France

Train travel à la française

North America’s official distributor of Eurail passes

Getting around Paris like the locals do

Short-term auto leases for travel around Europe



     Cooking

Three hundred French recipes and counting

A charming blog with delectable dishes

From soups to sweets, 100 French recipes

Recipes and obsessions of an American pastry chef

Life and food in Southern France

Favorite recipes and restaurant talk

Cooking the classics

Recipes from a French expatriate in Boston

French-inflected food in Madison, WI


     Food Appreciation

A charming blog with delectable dishes

Food, wine and life in Provence

A culinary journey through France

Food-focused travel in France and beyond


     Cooking Classes

Cooking, tasting and discovering the Bordeaux region

Fall Culinary Vacation to the Loire Valley

Hands-on French cooking


     Marketplace

Regional products and arts de la table

French sweets from a New York pastry shop

Fine olive oils and other olive-based products

Premium French nut oils

Online treats from four French chocolatiers

Fine foods, baked goods and kitchenware


     Wine Classes and Tastings

Promoting the quality and diversity of French wines

Tips, tastings and tours


     Wine Tours

Prestigious stays and luxury breaks to discover
the most beautiful vineyards of Bordeaux

Promoting the quality and diversity of French wines


     Wine Appreciation

The official site of Bordeaux's 1855 grands crus classés

Wine and Dine Radio, offering news and conversation about wine and food



French cultural policy and events

A century of support for French language-learning and francophone culture

Grants and partnerships promoting contemporary art, music and education

From cave art to cathedrals, a compendium of France’s national monuments


     Cultural Events

French cultural events in the United States

The latest in French cinema on screen in Richmond, VA


     Museums

France’s 34 national museums

Unlimited access to 60 Paris-area museums and monuments

Louvre Museum

Orsay Museum

Pompidou Center

Luxembourg Museum



     Press

Le Monde

Le Monde Diplomatique

Libération

Le Figaro (in English)

Le Canard Enchaîné

Le Nouvel Observateur

L'Express

Le Point


     Radio

Radio France


     Television

Radio France Internationale

France Télévisions

MHZ Networks

France 24 (in English)

French American TV



Books, music and movies from a French-language Web site

Offering foreign books for sale since 1856

Limited-edition, exquisitely handcrafted art books



A century of support for French language-learning and francophone culture

The largest national association of French teachers in the world

Summer language immersion programs

Summer intensive language learning and translator-interpreter training

A forum for French-speakers in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean



KOCH LORBER Films, the best in current and classic world and independent cinema.

French feature films and festivals worldwide

A French-film buff’s shopping site

The latest in French cinema on screen in Richmond, VA



French policy, business, travel, visa information and more

French foreign policy

French cultural policy and events

French cultural events in the United States

Presidential speeches and documents

The Prime Minister’s office, with links to ministerial Web sites

Promoting foreign investment in France

The French Government Tourist Office



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Strengthening the French-American relationship

An in-depth examination of transatlantic ties

Fostering French-American business

Paying tribute to 300 years of French-American cooperation

Grants and partnerships promoting contemporary art, music and education

Supporting France’s architectural heritage, from the Loire to Louisiana



An alternative insider’s guide to the French capital

Paris and painting: the twin passions of an American blogger

Musings of a Paris-based Californian

Two dozen bloggers take on life in Paris

A Rhode Island native spends a year in the French capital

A Midwesterner contemplates pastries, pregnancy and Parisians

Ruminations from the author of Words in a French Life

Photographic impressions of France

An Englishwoman chronicles life in Reims

Daily blogging from cities across Europe



Classified ads for Paris’s English-speaking community

News and information for expats in Europe

Blogging the expat experience

Living and traveling in France

French and English conversation groups

Podcasts on the expat life




     Department Stores

Seven floors of fashion, beauty and special events

Fashion, luxury and the world's largest beauty department

Fashion, décor and gourmet treats at Paris's first grand magasin

Paris's DIY mecca


     Concept Stores

An edgy emporium of style, design and art


     Catalogs

Fashion and accessories


     Housewares, Toiletries and Gifts

Contemporary French home décor and gifts

Provençal pottery, art and chandeliers

Food, cookware, home décor, toiletries, and more

Housewares, linens, apparel, toiletries, toys…

Linens, tabletop, home accessories, stationery, gourmet items

Fine French soaps, bath and home fragrances, candles

French treasures for home and garden

Pottery, fragrances, toys and gourmet treats

Table linens, candles and toiletries

French enamel house numbers and signs

Celebrating French country style

Colorful, whimsical accessories for kitchen, home office, kid's room, etc.


     Fabrics

Fabrics, tableware and bedding from a venerable French maison

Luxury linens for bed, bath and table

Basque fabrics for house and garden


     Sewing

From scissors to samplers, a French source for fine needlework supplies

Exclusive heirloom embroidery and cross stitch supplies


     Contemporary Design

Contemporary furnishings from French design talents

French Provincial, exotic and contemporary furnishings

Furnishings and accessories by up-and-coming French designers

Sleek creations by top French and international designers


     Toys

Charming French and European toys

More charming French and European toys


     Antiques

French Accent Antiques specializes
in 17th through 19th century
French and Italian antique furniture

French & American Art Deco furniture, lighting and objets d'art



Buying a home in France

Short-term apartment rentals in Paris and beyond

Short-term apartment rentals in central Paris

Real estate, accommodations and tourism in Southern France



Making friends around the world

Linking 15,000 pen pals worldwide



Painting and drawing workshops in Southern France

Walking tours and photo workshops



An in-depth examination of transatlantic ties

International relations from a French perspective




Supporting France’s architectural heritage, from the Loire to Louisiana

A hub for Franco-American cultural exchange and philanthropy

Strengthening ties between the Louvre and its American audience

Encouraging support for the Palace of Versailles and its gardens with a focus on French-American cultural exchange

Acquiring major gifts of American art and design for the Centre Pompidou

Sharing the treasures of the Paris Opera with the American public and promoting artistic cooperation

Restoring and preserving precious art works and historical manuscripts and promoting educational exchange opportunities

Supporting the Château de Blérancourt, dedicated to documenting political, social and cultural ties between France and the U.S.

Promoting an appreciation of French history and culture through support for the Château de Compiègne

Assisting in the restoration and preservation of Nôtre-Dame de Chartres, a trove of medieval art and architecture

Promoting the Fondation de Coubertin, which supports high-quality craftsmanship in metalwork, woodwork, stone-masonry and art foundry

A historical and patriotic society dedicated to the memory of the Marquis de Lafayette and the study of his life and times in America and France