December in France
The latest news from France plus the events taking place this month
If you go to only one Christmas market this year, make it Strasbourg, the capital of Christmas, which is home to the oldest festive market in France dating back to 1570. With its magnificent Christmas tree, pretty illuminations and wooden chalets brimming with gifts and edible delicacies, it attracts visitors from all over the world and runs until 30 December. noel.strasbourg.eu/en
Read on to find out what else is happening in France this month.