Penny Osborne

Articles by Penny Osborne

Discovering the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region

The fabulous Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region is like a miniature version of France, jam-packed into a tenth of the area of the entire country. In this guide, you’ll find out why so many expats have found their chez nous in this stunning and multi-faceted region.

What to look for in a French seaside town

What’s not to love about a French seaside town? Featuring bustling quays teeming with stands selling the local catch, colourful seafront properties and top-notch restaurants, French coastal resorts are the real deal when it comes to an atmospheric escape or a bolt-hole from city life.