Springtime is a wonderful time of the year in France, however, as a tourist or newly arrived expat, you should be aware of all the French holidays and celebrations in the Month of May that could put a crimp in your plans.
French Easter Traditions In France: Atheists, Flying Bells, Chocolate Fish, And A Giant Omelette
Here’s what you need to know about French Easter traditions in France, one of the most atheist countries Europe
April Fools Day Traditions In France: (Poisson d’avril aka April Fish Day) A French Invention?
In addition to the hot air balloon, the sexy little black dress and photography, the French may have inadvertently invented April Fools’ day, known as “poison d’avril” in France, literally, April fish day. Here’s what you need to know about this fishy day in France.
Where And How To Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day In France
If you want to celebrate St Patrick’s day in France, you have to know where to go. Here are a few places you should check out.
Saint Valentin: An Uber Kitschy French Village Japanese Couples Love
Although Valentine’s Day is nowhere near as commercialized in France as it is in the US, Canada and Japan, it is celebrated. Here’s a small French town in the heart of France that goes above the call of duty for Valentine’s day and the Japanese love it.
Mardi Gras France Traditions: From Pagan Party To Crazy Carnival
The Ultimate guide for anyone curious about Mardi Gras and Carnival Season, its origins and how it’s celebrated in France.
Mother’s Day In France + Dates For 200+ Countries Around The World
What day is mothers day? The second Sunday of May? The fourth Sunday of May? The last Sunday of May? Are you sure Mother’s Day is even in May? Surprise, mothers day is celebrated on all those days depending on what part of the world you ask.