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1 October 2018

Cassoulet is a hearty stew from Toulouse. It is a combination of beans, sausages, pork and other meats. It is a regional specialty of the… Read More

Day Trip to Giverny

1 October 2018

Take a day out to Giverny, the home and workplace of Monet. Here, you can see the famous gardens that inspired the 'Waterlilies' series. Read More

Baby Blague #13

1 October 2018

Qu'est ce qui n'est pas un steak ? (What isn't a steak?) Baby blagues are a collection of jokes chosen by Babylangues. Although they are… Read More

French Book: ‘Une femme’

1 October 2018

‘Une femme’ is a story about a woman and her relationship with her mother. It is all the more moving because of its autobiographical nature. Read More

October 2018 Events

1 October 2018

Nuit Blanche is a one-night only event in Paris that focuses on art and exhibitions. Now in its fifteenth year, Nuit Blanche offers exclusive exhibitions… Read More

Grand Raid Réunion

1 October 2018

The tradition of Grand Raid: a treacherous race over a beautiful island. Would you be up to the challenge?… Read More

September 2018 Events

23 August 2018

Discover monuments old and new all over France with the Journées européennes du patrimoine. In Paris you can check out sites like the Palais d’Elysée,… Read More

Day Trip to Normandy

23 August 2018

Make Normandy your next getaway! Get ready to discover the chalk cliffs and towns that inspired Impressionists such as Monet and Boudin. Read More

Fêtes de Bayonne

23 August 2018

Every year, the citizens of Bayonne (and any tourists that come to visit) all don red and white and enjoy a five day-long festival. There's… Read More

August 2018 Events

18 July 2018

Since 1998, Cannes Pyrotechnic Art Festival has welcomed the world’s greatest pyrotechnists every year to the city’s beautiful waterfront. The show is watched by 200,000… Read More


18 July 2018

Served by line 13 of the Parisian metro, Liège is a relatively quiet station, next to Saint Lazare train station on the border of the… Read More

Le Festival des Jardins

18 July 2018

The ‘Festival des Jardins’ is a horticultural festival that takes place in Chaumont-sur-Loire. The festival has been held every summer since 1992. Read More

Intraduisible #24 Coup de

26 June 2018

'Coup de [qqc]' is a useful French phrase to describe those sudden, out-of-the-blue moments that trigger a certain feeling, such as love or tiredness. Read More

French Book: ‘Vol 1618’

25 June 2018

'Vol 1618', by French author, Betrand Puard, was published in 2014 and is a mysterious novel that will grip you and get your adrenaline pumping… Read More

July 2018 Events

25 June 2018

Taking place over the course of nearly two months, the ‘Voyage à Nantes’ offers visitors the chance to explore the city on an urban trail… Read More

Avignon Festival

25 June 2018

The Festival d'Avignon, or Avignon Festival, is an annual arts festival held in the French city of Avignon every summer in July. Read More

June 2018 Events

22 May 2018

More than 2,300 gardens across France will be open to the public during the 3-day ‘Rendez-vous aux jardins’ event. Historic, contemporary, exotic, urban and vegetable… Read More

Fête de la Saint-Jean

22 May 2018

The Fête de la Saint-Jean is an annual celebration that always falls on 24 June. The celebration commemorates the birth of John the Baptist and… Read More

A lovely experience

4 May 2018

Thank you for having me and employing me, it has been truly appreciated. I would definitely recommend Babylangues to my friends. Read More

Baby Blague #4

27 April 2018

Baby blagues are a collection of jokes chosen by Babylangues. Although they are childish jokes, they still make the French laugh!… Read More

May 2018 Events

23 April 2018

This annual festival celebrates street art and will take place along the Canal Saint Martin and throughout the 10th arrondissement. There will be art exhibitions,… Read More

Niçoise Salad

23 April 2018

Have a go at making your own salade niçoise from scratch with our quick and healthy recipe. Read More

Metro-Expo-Resto #17

23 April 2018

Served by line 12 of the Parisian metro, Abbesses is a bustling station on the western side of the butte (hill) of Montmartre in the… Read More

Baby Blague #1 – French Joke

3 April 2018

Baby blagues are a collection of jokes aimed at French children, chosen by Babylangues. Although they are childish jokes, they still make the French laugh!… Read More