The Good Life France Magazine

The Good Life France Magazine brings you the best of France - inspirational and exclusive features, fabulous photos, mouth-watering recipes, tips, guides, ideas and much more...

Published by the award winning team at The Good Life France

2 weeks ago

Autumn 2023

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Brimming with fabulous features and stunning photos, inspiring destination guides, scrumptious recipes, history, culture and much, much more: Discover Provence, Ariege, Brittany, Normandy, Burgundy and Bordeaux, explore southern and northern France, secret places and exquisite castles. Bringing France to you - wherever you are.

56 56 Rouen Armada Find

56 56 Rouen Armada Find out why once in a while, tons of tall ships float into the historic city of Rouen. 62 Normandy Bells A visit to one of the last two ancient bell foundries left in France. 66 Transparent Yves Saint Laurent Haute couture is part of the fabric of France – and a unique exhibition of Yves Saint Laurent’s work reveals all. 72 Secret France: Tournus Historic, gastronomic and picturesque, the small town in Burgundy that has it all! 94 GUIDES 100 French language Looking to learn French? Immersion in France might be just right for you. 102 Prestige Property Show Dreaming of buying a property in, or living in France? Don’t miss the brilliant Property and Lifestyle Show in Southampton in October. 106 Good vibes in Bordeaux Sunny, vibrant Bordeaux city offers a laid-back lifestyle within easy reach of glorious coastal towns and beautiful countryside with excellent transport links. 110 Applying for a visa for France? Make sure you tick all the right boxes for success. 72 78 Saint Malo, Brittany Swashbuckling adventure, romantic walks, and delicious Breton fare - soak up the maritime atmosphere of Saint-Malo. 90 Compiègne, Picardy Gateway to one of the largest national forests in France, Compiègne in Hauts de France is full of nice surprises. PHOTO SPECIALS 94 Your photos Featuring the most beautiful photos shared on our Facebook page. 106 BON APPÉTIT 84 A taste of France: Auguste Escoffier A look at the life of one of France’s greatest culinary artists. 115 French Onion Soup A real taste of France in a bowl, this classic dish is absolutely scrumptious. 116 Mussel Mouclade Mouth-watering mussel dish that’s a speciality of Poitou-Charentes, southwest France. 118 Pork & Ginger Crepinettes A delicious dish from the famed French Ferrandi School of Culinary Arts. 78 REGULARS 96 What’s New All the news and events you need for your next trip to France. 122 Last word Life in Rural France – finding art de vivre. 115 120 Perfect Plum Tart Recipe for Mirabelle plum tart, but any plums will work – delicious! 4 Subscribe to The Good Life France Magazine Everything you want to know about France and more - subscription is totally free. 6 | The Good Life France The Good Life France | 7