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Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.
"Joan Miró: the color of my dreams" exhibition in Paris
Until 4 February
The Festival of Lights (Fête des Lumières) in Lyon
Find yourself in Lyon
Until 9 December
The Distinction Palace
In France, hotel rankings highlight the exceptional 5-star hotels by elevating them to ‘palace’…
General information and practical conversions
Currency, electrical voltage, units of measurement... useful day-to-day information for your stay…
How about a trip to New Caledonia? We’ll kayak through the drowned forest, and on to the Forgotten Coast, before laying down our towel on Ouvea’s beaches.
From July to September, we’ll be made to feel tiny by the passing whales. We’ll go diving in the Far West in Bourail, and explore the caves in Koumac.
And through the people we meet, we’ll learn about the customs and cultures that make up these melting pot islands!
A beautiful biodiversity
New Caledonia: Dive into the heart of an…
New Caledonia, a French territory in the South Pacific, has created a new protective framework for…
New Caledonia: learn it like a fish in 6 lessons
In 2018, New Caledonia celebrates the 10th anniversary of its lagoons making the UNESCO World…
New Caledonia: what to do, what to see…
Bounded by the Loyalty Islands to the east and the Île des Pins to the South, New Caledonia lies at…
Rendez-vous at The Jean-Marie Tjibaou Cultural…
Tjibaou, the gateway to Kanak
More than just a cultural hub epitomising the rich diversity of New…
Going to France by plane