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Our Selected Links

We have selected France and French culture oriented sites  that feature current news, cultural events, language, gastronomy, home,fashion, and other information from and about France

French Press

Online Magazines & Newsletters

Travel Guides

French Gastronomy

Selected Recipes

Fashion and Beauty

French Home

Language Resources

Francophones, Francophiles Communities

Other links

Wine links

French Press

§        Le Monde : French daily Newspaper Politics, Society, Sports

§        Tocqueville Connection: Source for French news and analysis.

§        Le Parisien : Daily newspaper

§        Paris Match : France's major news and entertainment weekly (in French)

Online Magazines & Newsletters

§        Paris Voice : Online magazine for English speaking Parisans and wannabe Parisians. Nightclubbing, concerts, T.V., Art, cinema, music, classified ads, chat, and a forum

§        Franceandus - Offers French products, trip-planning software, books, music, videos, and travel necessities.

§        The News - For English-speaking residents and lovers of France

§        Insider paris Guide. - Insider Guides to Paris and France: restaurants, bistrots, hotels, apartments, property, biking, working and living in France, Gay Paris, Black Paris, Jewish Paris, practical answers, writers, healt.

§        Les Pages de Paris The Paris Pages -The Online Reference for the City of Light - Since 1994..

§        Paris In Sites - Newsletter – Direct From France Edited by Linda Thalman Home | Current Newsletter Issue | Book Store | Readers' Comments | Travel Articles | Food in France Travel Tips & Extracts

§        Paris Woman Journal: For women living and networking in Paris - Paris Woman Journal provides information that enabling women in the English-speaking community to live, network, and work comfortably in Paris

§        paris-anglo.com : eat. drink. work. play. understand.... - City guide for residents and visitors, including pictures, travelers and expatriates information,...

§        Parler Paris Bi-Monthly Newsletter France - Insider Newsletter to Paris and France, events, tours, French language learning, apartments, rentals, accommodation, restaurants, biking, clubs, museums and shops...

§        Metropole Paris : Weekly online magazine about Paris. Interesting articles and practical information for visitors

§        Journalfrancais.com : On line version of the most widely read French language newspaper in the U.S

§        Vive la France : Variety of topics covering from daily living in Paris, unusual travel destinations in France and more.

§        This City Paris : The insider's magazine for the season's most important Paris events : fashion, art, gastronomy and style in Paris.

§        Agence France-Presse (AFP)  - French newswire service that distributes news feeds in multiple languages; bureaus and offices worldwide.

§        About Label France : Distributed by the French Diplomatic Service in nine language versions.  Exclusive articles on every aspect of France today (society, the economy, arts and show business, tourism, books, co-operation, science and technology, sport, life-styles, etc).

Travel Guides

§        Bonjourlafrance.net : Latest Travel News Specials from France   travel, lodging, tourist information, reservation, travel tips and shopping

§        About Provence, a view of the south of France : a site that highlights the treasures of this region in the south of France. We give you in-depth information about towns and villages in the place-of-the-month.

§        Apartment Rentals Paris France Rendez-vous a Paris : Paris apartments rentals short term with Rendez-vous a Paris France.

§        C'est La Provence. : Un voyage touristique et culturel en Provence, pour découvrir une nature restée vierge, des villages pittoresques, leurs habitants et leurs traditions, des artisans et leurs produits. Noël en Provence.

§        Chateau de Fontenay : French castle Loire Valley rent castle in France.

§        Panache! Tours: : custom-designed, private sightseeing tours of Paris, Normandy and day trips from Paris..

§        Internet French Property: Real Estate in France : French property for international clients. Search properties by price, location and dates.

§        French Connections - Holidays in France - Vacation rentals - Self catering ... : Hundreds of French holiday homes on line, from a cottage to a chateau, plus real estate for sale throughout France.

§        French Wine Explorers: : wine tours of France, led by wine experts, with tastings at France's best chateaus and domaines

§        Ode to Aude - a vacation rental guide to the real "south of France" : Vacation properties to rent in the Aude, in Languedoc, in the south of France.

§        Paris apartment rentals : Paris vacation apartments rentals in France.

§        Paris guide - Le Club Paris : le city-guide de luxe sur Paris : Welcome to Paris ! Le Club Paris is the luxury city-guide about Paris..

§        Paris Hotel Guide, France : All hotels in Paris, France. Free booking service for all hotels in Paris. Cheap or exclusive, discount accomodation available..

§        Travel to France France Vacations Tours and Paris Hotels : We are specialists travel to France. We provide active and unique France vacations like bicycle tours and walking tours throughout France.

§        Wine, seminars, tours in France Fugues en France : Discovering tastes, flavours and colours of France with French experts: Wine and Gastronomy Tours Version française

§        Rentals France : All accommodation in France, from a Paris Apartment to a château in Provence.

§        1st Vacations.com : Vacation Rentals, Tours, Hotels, Bookings and much more.

§        FranceVoila.com : Directory and Newsletter for travelers to France and everyone who loves France.

§        FRANCE On Your Own : Illustrated quarterly print newsletter for independent travelers to France.

§        Au Château - the Ultimate Lodging Experience in France : Your on line guide to the world of luxurious and historic château accommodations in France.

§        virtual tour to historical Paris Bridges and Fountains. : Virtual walks in the heart of Paris!.

French Gastronomy

§        France Gourmet Tradition : French traditional products as well as of the best gastronomical specialities, delivers home to caviar, truffles, foie gras and fine wines direct from France

§        Provence Gourmet : Specialized in Provençal Gastronomy

§        Les Paniers Bretons : Discover all the gastronomic and fine craft treasures of the Brittany: olive oils, spices, fine chocolates, numbered earthenware pieces, traditional recipes

§        Les Délices du Net: Provides original French gastronomic products

Selected Recipes

§        Receptionfrance.com: Online cooking lessons from great French chefs on video and english recipes.

French Cheese & Wine

§        Fromages.com: Cheese on cheeses Recipes, articles, attractions, monthly journal, a treasure trove of information on cheeses. ...

French Home

§        Au Violon Dingue: Faience from Moustiers: When one speaks of ceramic in Provence, it is useful to remember that a long tradition is perpetuated there since the neolithic provencal. 1679, in Moustiers in France, when the pottery became faience..

§        Santons Didier: Hand made traditional French santon dolls and accessories for sale by Santons Didier with the history of the santons.

Fashion and Beauty

§        Elle: Founded in 1945, Elle is the most prestigious and influential of the women's magazines, covering women's issues and fashion.

§        Fashion Service: Fashion trends displayed and sold in retail stores in all major European cities.

Francophones, Francophiles Communities

§        Alliance Française: affiliated with worldwide network of organizations dedicated to education, understanding and promotion of French language, culture and education.

§        Alliance Française de Washington, DC: Cultural and educational association offering courses, activities and French Newsletter online with audio capability and glossary

§        Le contact: Directory of select US sites and sites for french speakers and francophiles. Variety of Canadian, French, Haitian and American sites

§        Santa Barbara French Festival: The largest French Celebration in Western U.S.: food, music, cancan, Poodle Parade, dance, Eiffel Tower, free admission.

§        Paris et moi - Paris through: personal photos, original subjects of visits, songs with extracts and words, paintings, good plans...

§        Interfrench: Réseau pour les francophones et francophiles de la région de San Francisco : renseignements, informations pratiques et adresses utiles, recherche d'emploi, calendrier des réunions et des manifestations.

Language Resources

§        AltaVista Translations : Translate web sites or typed text to/from a variety of languages.

§        Online Language Dictionaries and Translators : Contains links to language dictionaries and translators, many of which are searchable

§        French4u : The French language learning Newsletter

§        French phrases for better vacations and business.. : French phrases can be learned just before you travel and help break the ice on vacations and business. Download and learn easily...

§        Learn French and German language. : Learn French or German language for holidays, vacations or business.

§        Learningfrench.com. : Learningfrench.com presents Bien-dire Magazine : learn French language with a journal from France.

§        The French Class : The French Class is a school for learning French language and culture in a fun environment. It also provides translation services.

§        Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

§        Larousse Multimédia Encyclopédique

§        Champs-Elysées Inc. : publishers of monthly audiomagazines on CD and cassette aimed at English speakers learning French, German, Spanish, and Italian.

§        Tell me more French : A complete language learning method on CD-ROM teaching oral/written expression, comprehension, pronunciation, in an interactive dialogue with the user's PC

§        Un mot pour vous :This site sends an unusual French word, as well as its definition and examples of usage, to interested Francophiles daily

Other Links

§        French Bookstores for all : Fun and Educational Audiovisual Products - Educational Material for Teaching -Gifts and Games.