Mar 28, 2015
Today on Join Us in France we visit Southern Burgundy, specifically the department of Saône et Loire (71) with Jeff Steiner of Americans in France. This is an area that French people would qualify as "la France profonde" meaning that it is rural, has centuries of history during which strong culinary and...
Mar 21, 2015
Elyse is back on the show today! Together we continue to explore the Basque Country, in particular the village of Espelette, Saint-Jean-de-Luz and Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port. Gorgeous areas full of history and charm.
Mar 14, 2015
The French Alps have a lot to offer yet are not well-known. Cynthia Caughey offers tours that are at once action packed and bucolic, include gastonomy and wine, and offer in-depth knowledge of the area.
Mar 7, 2015
Today we talk about Napoleon in Paris. Specifically how Napoleon changed Paris physically and how he left his mark on all French institutions. Under Napoleon France transformed itself from the "Ancien Régime" to a "modern" society. We don't discuss the Napoleonic conquests, but rather his long-lasting influence...