Requirements for driving in France – Breath Test Kits

On 1st July 2012, a law was introduced in France: all drivers had to carry a breath test kit in their car. Find out why and if or how that law was implemented. Read more about the driving requirements in France.

Kouign-amann vs Lardy cake

Kouign-amann is a beautiful, buttery, traditional Breton cake. During the current lockdown, unable to travel to Brittany, we have found an alternative: the British lardy cake. Read on.

Exporting a UK-bought LHD car to France

Is it possible or indeed practical to buy a LHD car in the UK, originally registered in Poland, and then import it to France? Are there guidelines to be followed?

Driving in France

In recent years, travelling across to the continent and driving in France has become increasingly easy for Brits, but there are laws and regulations to bear in mind while driving abroad.

Mushroom picking in France

In France, mushroom picking, or “la cueillette des champignons”, is practically a national sport during the Autumn season. However, there are guidelines to follow before wandering through the woods.

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)
  • Occitanie : Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées (6%, 1 Votes)
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (6%, 1 Votes)
  • Normandie (6%, 1 Votes)
  • Île-de-France (0%, 0 Votes)
  • La Réunion (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Guyane (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Martinique (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Guadeloupe (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Bourgogne-Franche-Comté (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Centre-Val-de-Loire (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Corse (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Grand Est : Alsace-Champagne-Ardennes-Lorraine (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Hauts-de-France : Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie (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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