Exporting a UK-bought LHD car to France

Tracey, a British expat living in Brittany, contacted us to ask the following question: I am thinking of exporting a UK-bought LHD car to France. The car would be registered in Poland. Is this possible? How difficult would it be? EXPORTING A UK BOUGHT LHD CAR TO...

Driving in France

In recent years, travelling to the continent and driving in France has become increasingly easy for Brits. Both the Channel Tunnel and the various ferry companies offer numerous options. We live in Swindon and usually use the Portsmouth - Le Havre crossing. It offers...

Mushroom picking in France

Autumn, mushroom picking season Mid-October is upon us, and autumn is already well on its way... glorious golden colours abound in the countryside. A real feast for the senses: bright yellows, oranges, rich reds and browns so pleasing to the eye. The earthy and musty...

Pineau … or Pinot? Do you know the difference?

What is the difference between Pineau and Pinot? When I first met my wife's family in France, I had never heard of Pineau. When I did hear of it, I thought people were referring to Pinot – as in Pinot Grigio, which I love! But I did not realise there is a great...

Mushrooming in Monteneuf forest

An unexpected visitor (original post by Nicola) There was a terrific storm yesterday in the Ploërmel area. I had just put another log on the fire this afternoon when there was a knock at the door. Since yesterday was a bank holiday, we were rather startled: generally,...

Polls on France & French Life

If you would like to poll our website visitors with your questions – anything to do with France, French Life or the French Holiday Property market, then please let us know and we may make it our next poll. In the meantime, please respond to these ones and help us understand a little more about what makes France tick…

If you could live in any region of France, which would it be?

  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine : Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes (33%, 6 Votes)
  • Bretagne (28%, 5 Votes)
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur (17%, 3 Votes)
  • Pays-de-la-Loire (6%, 1 Votes)
  • Normandie (6%, 1 Votes)
  • Occitanie : Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées (6%, 1 Votes)
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (6%, 1 Votes)
  • Guadeloupe (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Guyane (0%, 0 Votes)
  • La Réunion (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Martinique (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Centre-Val-de-Loire (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Île-de-France (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Hauts-de-France : Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Grand Est : Alsace-Champagne-Ardennes-Lorraine (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Corse (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Bourgogne-Franche-Comté (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Mayotte (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 18

Start Date: March 7, 2010 @ 12:48 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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