Chris Slade describes the son et lumiere presentation at the abbey of Bon Repos called "Le Pays de Conomor" in Brittany, which takes place during the first two weeks of August.
Tourists enjoy visiting craft, antiques and produce markets in France. Looking for local Pottery, salt from the Guérande marshes, Muscadet from the Pays Nantais or fabulous fresh shellfish? All can be found at any number of bustling local markets.
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France is suffering once again from the strikes and protests against the government’s plans to raise the retirement age, causing chaos and anger. What’s your view of the strikes in France?
The French love a strike and a demonstration. Last year dairy farmers caused chaos as they demonstrated over falling milk prices. They refused to supply cheese factories and took to tipping trailer loads of manure in supermarket car parks. Now, it is the oil refinery workers. They are not at all happy about the governments