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Travel in France

France is a beautiful country because of its history, heritage and diversity.

To get to know her better, we go every week on a trip to a new department. Through a synthetic and complete presentation you will discover the history, the essential sites and the big tourist cities of our departments . You will then be ready to go on a trip to France!

Discover the Vignobles & Découvertes label

Discover the Vignobles & Découvertes label

12 The “Vignobles & Découvertes” label was launched in 2009. This tourism label highlights wine tourism destinations in France. What is the “Vignobles & Découvertes” label? Created in 2009 by ministries responsible for tourism and agriculture, the label “Vineyards & Discoveries” is awarded for a period of 3 years . …

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Discover the white pudding

Discover the white pudding

This week, we go to discover a new French culinary specialty: white pudding . This dish which is still today mainly savored during Christmas Eve would have been conceived in the Middle Ages, in Rethel (Ardennes). The history of white pudding It was during the seventeenth century that the white …

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Discover the Village Stage label

Discover the Village Stage label

The Village Stage label is awarded by the Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy . We present you this tourist label which is awarded for 5 years . What’s this ? It was in 1992 that the idea of ​​a village floor label was born. Some municipalities in the …

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Discover the Savoyard fondue

Discover the Savoyard fondue

Savoyard fondue is the specialty of the Pays de Savoie. Prepared with local products (Comté, Beaufort, Emmental), the Savoyard fondue is booming thanks to the development of alpine tourism and winter sports . Generally, this dish is made in winter. The origins of Savoyard fondue The first traces of a …

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Discover the perfume factory of Grasse

Discover the perfume factory of Grasse

For this new trip to France, we take the direction of Grasse . Let’s discover the history of perfumery . From the Neolithic era, the man was rubbing with essences and aromatics to impress the prey that he will hunt. Later, the Bible also speaks of aromatics, incense … The …

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Discover the raclette

Discover the raclette

When winter arrives and the temperatures are low, you have probably already eaten a good raclette. But what is its origin? We present you the story of the raclette . The origin of the raclette Some writings, dating from the Middle Ages, refer to a cooked cheese. But the word …

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Discover the omelette of mother Poulard

Discover the omelette of mother Poulard

Mother Poulard’s omelette comes from Mont-Saint-Michel . His fame is due to Annette Poulard. The story of the Omelet of Mother Poulard Mother Poulard has gained worldwide notoriety thanks to her famous omelette, the omelette of mother Poulard. At the beginning of the 19th century, Annette Poulard worked in the …

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Discover the Quenelle

Discover the Quenelle

Boulette of different shapes and different compositions, the quenelle is the specialty of Lyon . Most of the time, quenelles double in volume during preparation. The history of the Quenelle For centuries, confectioners made only dumplings. They then marketed them in their store. It was not until the beginning of …

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Discover the Quiche Lorraine

Discover the Quiche Lorraine

August 14 The Quiche Lorraine comes from the German kuchen and means “cake” . Originally from Lorraine, we find its origin in the cookbooks of the sixteenth century. The history of Quiche Lorraine The Quiche Lorraine is notified in cookbooks since the sixteenth century. At the time, it was the …

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