Maybe you've seen this viral Tiktok video making the rounds from a woman named Angela (@realphdfoodie) who recently visited Lyon over the holidays as a solo traveler. She had a bad experience in France and people are riled up... so much so that it even made French news. ... Read More about Unpopular Opinion: Yes, it’s possible to have a bad experience in France
Bonjour, tout le monde! I wasn't going to write a year in review post since I've done so many sentimental ones in the past, but here I am... probably with a shorter one than in years past. Check out last year's which features what I've learned in 10 years of blogging or this one from 2021, a very ... Read More about Au revoir, 2023! A quick year in review
For over a decade here on Oui In France, I've been discussing cultural differences between the U.S. and France as well as what it's been like for me living abroad in France as an American (among other things of course). Part of living abroad is adapting to a new culture and experiencing all the ... Read More about 6 Strange things I now do in the U.S. because I live in France
Do you have plans to visit Paris next summer? The highly anticipated 2024 Olympic Games in Paris have sparked global excitement, attracting tourists from every corner of the earth who are eager to be part of this unique occasion. Although it's easy to be captivated by the magnificence that is the ... Read More about Personal safety tips for tourists at the Paris Olympics 2024
No outfit is complete without a gorgeous handbag that ties it all together. Picture this: the luxe feel of genuine leather, turning heads and making a statement — all without that sinking feeling in your wallet. I've put together a list of high-quality, gorgeous Italian leather handbags for you from ... Read More about 11 Affordable leather handbags from Quince
If you've spent any time around French speakers, you've definitely heard the word petite. But what does petite mean in French and how is it used? It definitely goes beyond how we use petite in English. That's exactly what we're talking about in this post. ... Read More about What does petite mean in French?
Before leaving on a trip to France, many of us do extensive research on where to stay, what things to see and do, where to eat, and that sort of thing. No matter how much a tourist prepares, though, it's impossible to know everything you need to know for your vacation. There are only so many hours ... Read More about 6 Important but overlooked France travel tips
French culture is known for its elegance, delicious food, and rich history. However, some of the customs and habits that are commonplace in France may come across as rude or off-putting to Americans. These cultural differences can cause misunderstandings and even lead to conflict between the two ... Read More about 7 Normal French habits that would be rude in the U.S.
The world would be a boring place if we were all the same. Learning about cultural differences is fascinating and fun. But sometimes it can be confusing, especially when cultural differences come across as rude. I recently wrote an article on 13 things tourists do that get strange looks from ... Read More about 8 American habits that French people think are rude
Bonjour, my fellow snack enthusiasts! Are you ready to infuse your snack time with a dash of French flair? Say au revoir to mundane munching and bon appétit to an array of delectable French treats available at pretty much all French grocery stores. What's that, you say? You're not in France?? No ... Read More about 13 Best French snacks (and where to buy in the US)