Join Our Community
Join our community - Learn more about French property and travel, receive our monthly newsletter, hear about our upcoming events and be updated on new French properties.

E-mail Address:

First Name         Surname:

Site Development
We are always adding to this site to make it a comprehensive guide to all things French.

- Recent Updates
- E-mail Us with Suggestions

Christmas facts

  • Santa is know as Pere or Papa Noel; there is also Pere Fouettard who gives spankings to naughty children.
  • There are specialty cakes to recognise the Christmas season: Galette des Rois (with toy inside), Buche de Noel (yule log) and Pain Calendeau (Christmas loaf).
  • Christmas celebrations vary between regions. While most celebrate on 25 December in NE France, la fete de St Nicolas is celebrated on 6 December while in some provinces la fete des Rois (the Epiphany on 6 January) is one of the most important holidays.

About Us
About Us

Rent Our House
Rent Our Properties

Property Purchasing Information
Property Purchasing Information

Online Shop

Platine Members


French Australia Directory | Peter Mayle Book Reviews
French Property Rental | French Property for Sale
Invoice Finance | Debtor Finance
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer