When Constantine Konovalov came to Paris two and a half years ago, he was struck with the difficulty of reading the metro map. He found it hard to orient himself, and too easy to lose track of where he was. For Parisians, the map is a familiar muddle. But for Constantine, an information designer, this was a challenge to solve.
Cow's butts are just the beginning! There's so much to see and do at the Salon de l'Agriculture - check our insider tips to make the most of your visit.
What do you do if you’re in Paris but you don’t want to eat French? Crazy question, right? After all, France pretty much put gastronomy on the map (and in the dictionary). How could you possibly want anything else?
Today it's the 20th annual Carnaval de Paris. More street party than spectacular, this is the last true ‘traditional’ carnival run by locals. No big fancy floats, just a lot of people dressed up in crazy costumes, making a lot of noise and having a ball!
While you'll never need any special vaccinations to visit mainland France, there are many places in the world where vaccinations are recommended or required. No need to go to your French doctor for this, anyone can show up with or without an appointment to the Air France Centre de Vaccinations Internationales.