French figures: The true spirit of France

French figures: The true spirit of France

This is the incredible story about the teenage girl who became a symbol of France for the ages.

French figures: The chocolate spread that caused a riot

French figures: The chocolate spread that caused a riot

French figures: The magical bells that bring chocolate

French figures: The magical bells that bring chocolate

French figures: The only socially acceptable street snack in France

French figures: The only socially acceptable street snack in France

French figures: The fruit that gives you an energy boost

French figures: The fruit that gives you an energy boost

French figures: The creature that sparked a protest method

French figures: The creature that sparked a protest method

French figures: The desert island reality show France loves

French figures: The desert island reality show France loves

French figures: The most controversial pastry in France

French figures: The most controversial pastry in France

French figures: The married couple who liberated Paris from the Nazis

French figures: The married couple who liberated Paris from the Nazis

French figures: The wine that has its own special day

French figures: The wine that has its own special day

French figures: The Auschwitz survivor who championed France’s abortion law

French figures: The Auschwitz survivor who championed France’s abortion law

French figures: The only vegetable allowed for raclette

French figures: The only vegetable allowed for raclette

French figures: The furniture where you hide a crêpe

French figures: The furniture where you hide a crêpe

French figures: The famous bistro sandwich with mysterious origins

French figures: The famous bistro sandwich with mysterious origins

French figures: The proud bird that is a symbol of France

French figures: The proud bird that is a symbol of France

French figures: The fish that pops up each spring

French figures: The fish that pops up each spring

French figures: The cake makes that makes you royalty for a day

French figures: The cake makes that makes you royalty for a day

French figures: The lucky May flower

French figures: The lucky May flower

French figures: The Breton speciality that’s both sweet and savoury

French figures: The Breton speciality that’s both sweet and savoury

French figures: The shellfish that’s a festive must-have

French figures: The shellfish that’s a festive must-have

French figures: The drink that sparked a regional crockery battle

French figures: The drink that sparked a regional crockery battle

French figures: The anarchist who is now part of the Paris Metro

French figures: The anarchist who is now part of the Paris Metro

French figures: The country’s most famous judge

French figures: The country’s most famous judge

French figures: The rodent that takes your teeth away

French figures: The rodent that takes your teeth away