Christmas articles Tag

Christmas in Alsace: 5 ideas for an unforgettable stay

1- Walk around the Christmas markets The first thing to do at Christmas in Alsace is to go around the Christmas markets! Sure, it's not the most original idea, but it's a tradition that has been a must for centuries in this part of France. Start with the very famous Strasbourg Christmas market w ...

17
Nov
2021

Christmas bonus from the CAF: 5 questions to understand

1- What is this Christmas bonus? The Christmas bonus is an additional aid paid at the end of the year to people who receive certain social minima. This exceptional bonus is paid automatically during the month of December, usually 15 days before Christmas. 2- What are the steps to take? Those ...

23
Nov
2021

Christmas in Sanary-sur-Mer: a magical experience

ters from Toulon in the Var, Sanary-sur-Mer is the perfect place to spend a few days of vacation during the holiday season. Covid 19 obliges, some Christmas animations have been cancelled for the 2020-2021 edition of 'Chœurs de lumière'. Thus, there is no parade, no fireworks or music in Sanary ...

30
Dec
2020

Angers: a magical and gourmet destination for Christmas

An adapted program this year A welcoming destination in all seasons, Angers traditionally organizes festivities during the Christmas period entitled Winter Suns. Due to the Covid-19 epidemic, this event had to be adapted this year. The program of the 2020 edition has been modified to adapt to th ...

16
Dec
2020

Franche-Comté: 5 good reasons to visit Montbéliard in winter

urgundy snails. 3- To discover the local crafts Another good reason to visit Montbéliard and its region in winter is to bring back from your trip original Christmas gifts. Among the town's craft specialties, we should particularly mention la verquelure, a woven fabric characteristic of the M ...

10
Nov
2021

Féerie de Noël : a shop exclusively dedicated to Christmas decorations

A 100% magical Christmas shop If you are visiting the medieval city of Riquewihr in Alsace, be sure to check out the Christmas Fair. No matter what time of year you visit, this shop like no other will immerse you in a festive atmosphere. It was after a trip to Germany in the 1990s that the Ha ...

24
Nov
2021

Visit Santa's village

mi, located 10 km south of the Arctic Circle, is the capital of Finnish Lapland. But it is best known for receiving visitors heading to the Father Christmas or Santa Claus Village, located nearby on the Arctic Circle. Rovaniemi is served by an airport near the village to accommodate visitors f ...

26
Oct
2007

Christmas lights: the Montbéliard Christmas market

illuminations Every year from the end of November the city of Montbéliard is adorned with magnificent illuminations on the occasion of the well-named Christmas Lights! The emblematic monuments of the City of Princes such as the castle of the Dukes of Wurtemberg, the Halles or even the Temple Sai ...

17
Dec
2015

Cyberbullying: how to protect your children?

On the contrary, you should talk to them about cyberstalking before they are teenagers. So, if your child asks you to give them a smartphone for Christmas or their birthday, take the opportunity to bring up the subject! Explain to them what online bullying is and teach them how to spot 'trol ...

01
Mar
2021

Halloween cookies: the recipe for gingerbread skeletons

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make Halloween cookies for 4 people: 165 g of semi-complete flour half a teaspoon of baking soda 60 g brown sugar one teaspoon of powdered cinnamon half a teaspoon of nutmeg powder half a teaspoon of ground cloves 50 g soft butter 1 egg 2 ta ...

20
Oct
2021

Rollerblading: the great return of roller skates

named rollers quad, these skates that were so popular in the 1980s are making a comeback on French feet. You might even find some at the foot of your Christmas tree this year! A practice popularized by social networks While some have been skating since their childhood in the 1980s, the average a ...

25
Nov
2021