Jeff Steiner's Americans in France.
Resource for people that would like to live or travel in France.

Attractions

Culture

Daily Life

Driving

Links

Moving Planner

Podcast/Hangouts

Q & A

Reading List

Travel Planner

Videos

Expat Store
Currency
Services

Driver's License

Events

Foods

Garbage
Disposal Units


Insurance

Learn French

Tax Services

Telephony

Newsletter February 2017
Photos of winter in France.

Traffic in France February 2017
This is the traffic estimation for February 2017 in France. French schools start their winter vacation in early February. This means that there is heavy traffic going to or coming from ski areas. The heaviest days are on Saturday.

Crepes Recipe
Mix flour, sugar and egg until you get a uniform batter with few lumps. Then add oil and milk stop mixing when thin and smooth. For best results let the batter sit in the refrigerator for half an hour.

Galette des Rois
This is a video of how to make a Galette des Rois - Kings' Cake. A French specialty normally eaten in January.

Winter Sales in France 2017
The 2017 winter sales in France (Soldes d'Hiver 2017) start on Wednesday January 11th and end Tuesday February 21st. There are a few departments where they start earlier. They are Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle and Vosges (Lorraine region) who start on Saturday January 2nd and end Tuesday February 12th.

Traffic in France December 2016
As the winter holidays get going there are three national Orange (moderate) traffic days in France, the 16th, 23rd and 24th. School vacation starts the evening of the 16th and ends January 2nd. Accessing and exiting some ski areas from the middle to the end of December could be difficult.

Pumpkin to Pumpkin Pie
Making a Pumpkin Pie from scratch.

November 11th (Armistice Day)
November 11th is a national holiday in France. Known as Armistice 1918, this holiday is commemorated in all cities and towns and most villages with a solemn ceremony to those that died in all French wars, not just WWI. Its not uncommon for even the littlest village to have some type of ceremony on November 11th.

Sign-up for the FREE Americans in France newsletter!



cookieassistant.com

HomeBack

Contact

Newsletter

About

Search Site



Travel Store

Auto Rentals

B&B's

Cell Phones

Hotels

Phone Card

Sightseeing

SIM Card

WiFi

Workshops

Terms &
Conditions

This site
uses Cookies!

Terms of Service

Other

Follow me
on Twitter.


Facebook Page

RSS Feed