Category: Things about France that surprised me

France’s Pantie Protest

You may be surprised to learn that the French prime minister is receiving ladies’ underwear in the post. This might be all in a day’s work for rock musicians and movie stars, but why is France’s prime minister also getting them? French prime minister… Continue Reading “France’s Pantie Protest”

Things about France that surprised me: French Tacos!

You may recall that I’m a big fan of Mexican food. So imagine my delight when i found a Taco restaurant in Nice. Then, imagine my disappointment when I discovered French Tacos have as much to do with the taco as fish fingers have… Continue Reading “Things about France that surprised me: French Tacos!”

Things about France that surprised me: love of Nutella

I’ve already discussed the surpising French love of le hamburger and pizza. This week I’m sticking with the (Easter) chocolate theme and (frankly) milking it for all it’s worth! Surprisingly there’s nothing France loves more than Nutella – at least according to a 2020… Continue Reading “Things about France that surprised me: love of Nutella”