Art de Vivre

The French cultivate a passion for the art de vivre or the art of living. The French art de vivre is a way of life and a way of seeing the world. It’s all about enjoying the most simple pleasures in life. The French love culture, arts, dining out, gastronomy, shopping, and museums. France is a country of celebration, freedom, conviviality, and sharing and it’s well worth your while experiencing this.

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How Valentine’s Day is Celebrated in France (plus 10 gift ideas)

Everything you’ve always wanted to know about la Saint-Valentin, also known as “la fête des amoureux”.

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10 Best Diptyque Candles to Make Your Home Smell Amazing

I’ve compiled the perfect guide to help you explore the world of Diptyque’s beautiful candle scents.

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The 6 Best Paris Department Stores for Shopping and More

The 6 best Paris department stores you won’t want to miss during your stay in Paris. A haven for shopping lovers!

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10 Best Candles to Bring The Smell of Fall Into Your Home

The best fall candles to create the perfect autumn ambiance in your home.

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The 15 Best French Coffee Table Books on Fashion, Art & Travel

Discover these 15 stunning French coffee table books that will surely inspire you.

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Cédric Grolet Reveals His Famous Pain Au Chocolat Recipe

The star pâtissier gives us his secret recipe for the world-famous pain au chocolat.

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10 Outstanding Hotels On The French Riviera

Heading soon to the French Riviera? Here is my selection of the best luxury hotels.

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How Mother’s Day Is Celebrated In France

Here is everything you need to know about French Mother’s Day, and how it is celebrated in France.

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The 10 Most Beautiful Villages To Stay in Provence, France

Get swept away at the most picturesque places to stay in the south of France.

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The 12 Best Artisan Chocolate Shops in Paris

An overview of twelve of the best artisan chocolate shops in Paris offering unique, expertly-crafted flavors in exceptional settings.

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The Delicious French Croissant Recipe by Cédric Grolet

If you’re an ardent fan of these delicious viennoiseries, read on to learn how to make proper French croissants at home.

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How The French Celebrate Easter

Here are all of the most important French Easter traditions in order for you to learn more about how we really celebrate Easter in France.