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.

Pineau … or Pinot? Do you know the difference?

Pineau is a delicious alcoholic drink which comes from the Charentes region of France. It is a fortified wine made from 3 parts grape juice and 1 part Cognac and, like many great delicacies, was discovered by mistake. Find out all about Pineau des Charentes.

Mushrooming in Monteneuf forest

If it were blowing a gale outside your French home would your first thought be to rush into the local woods to go hunting for ceps, chanterelles and pied de mouton mushrooms? Read Nicola’s account of mushroom hunting in Brittany in the middle of a storm.

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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