It's hard to believe, but autumn is well and truly upon us in France. And as the song goes, all the leaves are brown and the sky is (often) grey.
But that doesn't mean that the country – and especially the countryside – isn't radiant with colour. Here are some of our favourite snaps from every corner of France. Enjoy.
Puy-de-Dome in Auvergne, central France
Houses are seen among autumn-colored trees in Saint-Martin-Vesubie, Alpes-Maritimes.
A woman walks in the Vizzavona forest in Vivario, on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica
The Jardins des Tuileries, Paris
Vineyards in Burgundy, east central France
The vineyards of Champagne in eastern France.
And the vineyards near Chinon in Loire country
Foret de Fontainebleau to the south east of Paris
Mountain views of the French Alps in Isere.
Chateau de Plieux, Midi-Pyrénées
Montmartre vineyard, Paris
(Son of Groucho/Flickr)
Sunset in St Emilion, south western France
(Photo: Mariusz Kluzniak/Flickr)
Red leaves by Lake Annecy, south eastern France
(Photo: Dominique chanut/Flickr)
Rolling hills in Corsica
Autumnal forest near Dijon in Burgundy, eastern France
A lake in Auvergne, central France
The mountains in Provence, southern France
A canal in Annecy, eastern France
(Photo: Helene Schmit/Flickr)
Le Castellet, south eastern France
Windmill in the vineyards near Reims, northern France
(Photo: Vincent Brassinne/Flickr)
Chateau d'Aiguines, southern France
Mont Saint Michel, northern France (Although the photographer has enhanced the autumn colours on this one)
(Photo: Nicolas Raymond/Flickr)
La Cadièrema, southern France