Category: Around France

Christmas Market in Uzes, France

Christmas Market in Uzes is an annual event that residents and visitors eagerly await. It’s the time when everyone knows they can find favorite holiday foods and unique handmade gifts. Mid-December Uzes stages a Christmas Market that no one wants to miss. In addition to food and wine tastings […]

Christmas in Uzès In Technicolor

Christmas in Uzès Christmas in Uzès is candy-coated with sugarplums and bright-colored packages. Imagine you’re here if you cover your eyes and click your heels together! The cobblestone streets twinkle with fairy lights, casting a warm and inviting glow. It’s a place where traditions come to life, where locals […]

Wine Tasting and Pottery: Sunday Fetes in France:

Living in France for over three months, I’m beginning to get into the rhythm of the weekly calendar. Wine Tasting and Pottery Wednesdays and Saturdays are market days; Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays are work days with all the stores and businesses open; on Sundays and Mondays, the place […]

Thanksgiving in France: Not Your Holiday? Celebrate Anyway!

I’m learning a lesson from my new friends this Thanksgiving in France. If it’s not your holiday, celebrate anyway! Wouldn’t the world be an excellent place if we just celebrated it together instead of fussing about what to call a holiday? Spending Thanksgiving in Uzès this year showed […]