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The Good Life France
02  juillet     13h51
The Good Life France podcast is on the way
Janine Marsh    It s starting to feel very normal in France July which is wonderful after the last couple of very challenging restrictive years When I was in Bordeaux last week it was clear that visitors are returning in numbers though I still felt it wasn t as busy as usual for this time of the year
26  juin     11h22
What to see and do in Metz, Lorraine
Janine Marsh    Janine Marsh explores Metz the historic city of light where a dragon once lived Anyone been to Metz I asked in my local bar in the Seven Valleys Pas de Calais There was silence Even in France Metz is not well known and if you re from outside of France you might not even have heard
Travel documents for expat children under 18 in France
Janine Marsh    Children of non EU residents in France under the age of don t need to hold their own French residency card They are covered by their parents However there s a potential problem in proving resident status if they travel back into France after an overseas trip without a parent present
UNESCO-listed Cordouan Lighthouse
Janine Marsh    The Lighthouse of Cordouan rises up on a shallow rocky plateau in the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the Gironde estuary in the Nouvelle Aquitaine region In it was awarded UNESCO World Heritage Site status as a masterpiece of maritime signalling in use from the th century to this day It
18  juin     14h36
Free magazine about France, recipes and more newsletter
Janine Marsh    Bonjour I hope that you and yours are well We re in the middle of a mini heatwave here in France there are cats snoozing in shady corners ducks dawdling chickens chilling goats gnawing donkeys dozing dogs dreaming on cushions in the courtyard and yours truly making sure they
Recipe for Sugar Tart
Janine Marsh    Tarte au sucre sugar tart is a speciality of the far north of France Sugar beet is grown in abundance in the Pas de Calais region where I live and a fair few of the local traditional recipes feauture it and not just in cakes it s used in stews too like Carbonarde Flamande You ll Recipe
17  juin     10h15
The Good Life France Magazine Summer 2022 issue
Janine Marsh    The Good Life France Magazine Summer is out It s totally free to read and utterly fabulous The Good Life France Magazine Summer Discover the intoxicating island of Corsica a well kept secret island of beauty where of visitors are from France Head south to arty Arles once a Roman
The Good Life France Magazine Summer 2022
Janine Marsh    Bonjour and a great big welcome to new followers and a huge rebonjour to those of you who ve been subscribers to our free magazine for a while now we re delighted to bring you The Good Life France Magazine Summer The Good Life France Magazine Summer This issue is a summer special for
13  juin     09h48
Vercors, Isère, Rhone-Alpes
Janine Marsh    Amy McPherson finds beauty and adventure in unspoiled territory Before I went I had no idea where Vercors was but I did know it was famous for its outdoor activities A two hour car journey from Lyon Airport brought me to a small range of pre Alps mountains that straddles the departments of Is
09  juin     08h45
Medieval banquet in Agincourt
Janine Marsh    The Centre Azincourt is holding a banquet And this is no ordinary banquet A medieval feast complete with entertainment The annual medieval banquet of Azincourt though the British call it Agincourt due to a miscommunication at the famous th century battle takes place in July In