Baguettes, Paris rooftops and French wine festivals fight for Unesco recognition

Baguettes, Paris rooftops and French wine festivals fight for Unesco recognition

The much-loved French baguette, Paris’ iconic zinc rooftops and La Percée du Vin Jaune, a Jura wine festival are all in the running to be put forward for consideration in UNESCO’s 2022 list of Intangible Cultural Heritage.

Macron backs calls for baguette to get UNESCO heritage status

Macron backs calls for baguette to get UNESCO heritage status

Audrey Azoulay, France’s ‘passionate’ arts defender to Unesco chief

Audrey Azoulay, France’s ‘passionate’ arts defender to Unesco chief

IN PICTURES: A look at France’s new ‘German’ World Heritage site

IN PICTURES: A look at France’s new ‘German’ World Heritage site

Three reasons to go to Lens (when there’s no football on)

Three reasons to go to Lens (when there’s no football on)

France’s prehistoric Chauvet cave opens

France’s prehistoric Chauvet cave opens

Ten French Unesco sites you haven’t heard of but need to visit
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Ten French Unesco sites you haven’t heard of but need to visit

Prehistoric French cave granted Unesco status

Prehistoric French cave granted Unesco status

French cave paintings vie for Unesco status

French cave paintings vie for Unesco status

Nice seafront to bid for World Heritage status

Nice seafront to bid for World Heritage status

UNESCO postpones Paris Jewish exhibit

UNESCO postpones Paris Jewish exhibit

D-Day beaches move closer to UNESCO listing

D-Day beaches move closer to UNESCO listing

French court rejects Mont-St-Michel wind farm

French court rejects Mont-St-Michel wind farm

Mont-St-Michel returns to the sea after 130 years

Mont-St-Michel returns to the sea after 130 years

French UNESCO site evicts baboon vandals

French UNESCO site evicts baboon vandals

Hollande: make Champagne heritage site

Hollande: make Champagne heritage site