The Ultimate French Weekend

November 7th - 8th 2015

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Southport Broadwater Parklands

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Movie Night : The Artist!

14 Aug - 2015

        Happy Friday everybody! For your movie night this weekend, think about "The Artist" starring Jean Dujardin and Bérénice Bejo. The Artist is a 2011 French romantic comedy-drama in the style of a black-and-white silent film. A highly rewarded and Read More....

Let’s get cooking’! The famous pistachio macaron!

14 Aug - 2015

The macaron is a French sweet meringue-based confection. The name is derived from the Italian word macarone, maccarone   or maccherone, the Italian meringue. The intricate confection is characterised by smooth, squared top, ruffled circumference, and a flat base. It is mildly moist and easily Read More....

Happy Friday with Skip The Use!

14 Aug - 2015

Perfect to start the week-end, let's discover Skip the Use ! They are a French band with electro funk, rock and punk influences founded in 2008. Here is their most famous song "Ghost", which wins unanimous support among French people !         Read More....

Fun Top 10 : The strangest laws still in force in France!

14 Aug - 2015

10.500 laws, 127.000 orders, 7.400 agreements, 17.000 community texts currently in force. Some of them go back to the Middle Age, others to the French Revolution or Vichy government. All are still perfectly legal in the eyes of the French Read More....

Do you really know French words meaning ?

13 Aug - 2015

Speaking French is not as easy as it seems, and it's even harder when some French expressions have a totally different meaning for English speakers. Everything starts to be a bit confusing ! To help you knowing French like the Read More....

Movie night : Nos Jours Heureux!

13 Aug - 2015

Happy Friday everybody! For your movie night this weekend, think about "Nos jours heureux" (Those Happy Days) starring Jean-Paul Rouve. An hilarious movie about an unusual summer camp! Watch the trailer and enjoy! :) THE PLOT During the summer 1992, Vincent Rousseau Read More....

10 cities you need to visit in France!

13 Aug - 2015

France is a country with beautiful landscapes but also beautiful cities, full of stories and delicious specialties ! Thus, whether you are planning to visit the country or just willing to know a bit more about it, this article is Read More....

Let’s get cookin’! The famous Quiche Lorraine !

13 Aug - 2015

Quiche is a savoury, open-faced pastry crust. The Quiche Lorraine (named for the Lorraine region of France) is a popular variant that was originally an open pie with a filling of custard with lardons. It can be served hot or cold. It is part Read More....

Let’s get cookin’ : the Cannelés de Bordeaux!

13 Aug - 2015

The cannelé is a small French pastry with a soft and tender custard center and a dark, thick caramelized crust. It takes the shape of small, striated cylinder approximately five centimeters in height and is a specialty of the Bordeaux region of France. Read More....

Enjoy the best food in Paris on a budget and picnic like a local !

12 Aug - 2015

Paris is one of the most visited cities on Earth, and for good reason: the French capital oozes culture, cuisine, romance and impeccable style. You might also imagine that the many attractions of Paris will induce an oh-la-la for all Read More....

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