Introduction to Victor Hugo, Episode 404

Portrait of Victor Hugo: an Introduction to Victor Hugo episodeHow much do you know about Victor Hugo other than he wrote Les Mis? In this episode you'll get to know this fascinating French author better. And who knows? You might even be inspired to read some of his work!

Rosa Bonheur, the Artist Who Wore Pants, Episode 396

The Horsefair painting by Rosa BonheurRosa Bonheur was the artist who dared wear pants when it wasn't proper for a woman to do so. Her life and work are amazing!

A Brief History of the Chemin de Compostelle, Episode 390

The Church of the Virgin in Le Puy en Velay: Chemin de Compostelle episodeHow much do you know about the Chemin de Compostelle aka Camino? Have you walked it? Walking the way of Saint James is more and more popular as more and more people turn to active vacations in France.

Celebrating 400 years of Molière, Episode 379

The Richelieu theater at the Comédie Françaose: Celebrating Molière episodeIn 2022 we are celebrating 400 years of Molière's birth. Have you ever watched a Molière play? How do you think he compares with Shakespeare?

The Paris Bookseller, Episode 371

Shakespeare & Comapny and Kerri Maher: The Paris Bookstore EpisodeThe Paris Bookseller, the amazing story of Shakespeare & Company, the iconic bookstore in Paris, an interview with the author Kerri Maher.

What's Special About Moissac, France? Episode 354

A view of Moissac from a scenic ventage pointHave you ever heard of Moissac, a lovely small city in the southwest of France? Perfect for history lovers because it is a Unesco world heritage site.

Burgundy Wine and Cooking Tours, Episode 337

White cows in a bucolic field: Burgundy Wine and Gastronomy episodeOn this episode of the podcast Annie and Ellen chat about a trip to Burgundy to explore local wine and gastronomy. How about a cheese class also? This is one of the best vacation spots in the world!

Napoleon: the Long and Short of It, Episode 335

The Coronation of Napoleon painting of Jacques-Louis DavidHave you heard about Napoleon your whole life but don't really know what he was all about? This episode of the podcast is your chance to learn why he changed France forever #joinusinfrance

Are You a Proper Francophile? Episode 334

Bag with French writing on it, a baguette and a bottle of wine. Are you a proper Francophile episode.What makes a proper Francophile? On this episode of the podcast, Annie and Elyse have a little fun with this question and quiz you too!

Avignon: Popes, a Bridge, Marvelous Gastronomy and a Festival, Episode 331

The Avignon bridge and pope's palaceAvignon: A palace, a bridge, a festival and great gastronomy. Should you put it on your list? Let's talk about it!