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French Mardi Gras Traditions: From Pagan Party To Crazy Carnival

Here’s a look at how Carnival and Mardi Gras are celebrated in France, plus we’ll explore the origins: how Christianity and several ancient Pagan celebrations most likely influenced today’s party

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44 Fascinating French Croissant Facts For Curious Foodies & Francophiles

Everyone loves French croissants, but how much do you know about them? From its Viennese origins to the wacky things people do with croissants, here are 44 interesting, unusual, and

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Surprising Facts About Must Try French Christmas Market Food In France

Crepes and wine aren’t the only Christmas market food and drink you’ll devour at holiday markets across France. From mulled wine and oysters to regional foods such as Socca and

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39 Stunning Swimming Pools In France You Won’t Believe are Public

From Brittany to Paris and the French Riviera, for just a few euros, tourists and locals can dip their toes in over 2880 public swimming pools in France. Here are

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What’s So Special About Michelin 3-Star Restaurants In Paris France?

If you’re a foodie with a passion for French haute cuisine and plan on visiting Paris, it makes sense to plan your travels around restaurants that have earned the coveted

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