Your guide to the regional specialties and hidden gems of France.
videos with artisans
Artisans take us behind-the-scenes to show us the savoir-faire that has been passed down for generations.
Award-winning olive oils are some of the fine products you will find in our online boutique.
Meet French expats making a difference in various businesses across the US.
Experts on their hometowns, they share their tips on what to see in France.
"We French found it and called it - joie de vivre - the joy of living".
- Renée Répond
hidden gems of france
It's easy to find the tourist destinations, but what if you crave a more authentic experience? Each of the 13 regions of France has its own unique feel. Our self-guided itineraries lead you to the best that each region has to offer. Take a Detour, and create your best travel memories. On y va?
"You can fall in love at first sight with a place as well as a person"