Explore Haussmann and the Transformation of Paris in this episode of the Join Us in France Travel Podcast. Uncover the story of Baron Haussmann's urban planning innovations, controversies, and enduring influence on the City of Light.
On today's episode of the podcast we talk about the history of Huguenots in France, what happened and why this is such a pox on French history.
In this episode of the podcast, Annie Sargent and Elyse Rivin discuss Vauban. His life, his work, things he's not so famous for that make him a great human being #vauban, #military, #fortifications, #history, #france, #podcast
Jean-François Champollion was obsessed with ancient languages and was the first to read hieroglyphics. Annie and Elyse talk about his life.
Berthe Morisot was an artist who defied conventions in France and developed her own distinctive style. Click play to hear why she was so good!
In this episode of the podcast we discuss the tumultuous life of Eleanor of Aquitaine, her desire to rule and long struggle for power.
Do you love the Tour de France? Let's talk about its history and share practical information on how to enjoy the Tour while visiting France.
How 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.
In this episode of the podcast, Annie and Elyse talk about the crusade against the Cathars and how it led to Occitanie becoming part of France
An episode about Cathar theology and what led these people to choose violent death rather than renounce their beliefs