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I have co-hosted many episodes of the Join Us in France Travel Podcast. All of my episodes are listed below in order of most to least recent, and you can filter them by category to find the ones you are interested in more easily. Enjoy!

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All episodes: 137 found

Penne in the Tarn

Eposide #336 aired on May 9, 2021

Penne in the Tarn is a beautiful village with a medieval castle on top of the hill. We talk about why it is a great place to visit with kids.



Are You a Proper Francophile?

Eposide #334 aired on April 25, 2021

What makes a proper Francophile? On this episode of the podcast, Annie and Elyse have a little fun with this question and quiz you too!



A Brief History of the Knights Templar in France

Eposide #333 aired on April 18, 2021

Knights Templar have a romanticized and exotic imagery attached to them. But reality is different from the lore that surrounds them. Annie Sargent and Elyse Rivin talk about it in this episode of the podcast.



Avignon: Popes, a Bridge, Marvelous Gastronomy and a Festival

Eposide #331 aired on April 4, 2021

Avignon: A palace, a bridge, a festival and great gastronomy. Should you put it on your list? Let's talk about it!



To Airbnb or Not to Airbnb?

Eposide #330 aired on March 28, 2021

Airbnb has had a huge impact on the tourist industry because it is so popular. But there is a dark side to Airbnb and there are lots of great alternatives. Let's talk about it!



Bastides in the Southwest of France

Eposide #329 aired on March 21, 2021

There are a lot of towns designated as bastides in the southwest of France. What does that mean? It's a beautiful rich history!



Exploring Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val

Eposide #327 aired on March 7, 2021

Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val is a large village in the southwest of France. It has a gorgeous medieval city center, some great stories and a lot to do nearby. Perfect for slow travel and for those who are hoping to get to know the heart of France.



The Charming Village of Bruniquel

Eposide #325 aired on February 21, 2021

Bruniquel is listed as one of France's most beautiful villages and is a great place to visit. Should you go? What do you need to plan on? What will you see?



La Rochelle, France

Eposide #323 aired on February 7, 2021

La Rochelle in France is off the radar for many visitors from North America. But Annie and Elyse recommend it as a top destination in France and we explain why in this episode of the podcast.



5 Things You Must Do in the Marais Poitevin

Eposide #321 aired on January 24, 2021

Have you heard of the Marais Poitevin or Venise Verte? It's tucked away in the West of France near the Atlantic ocean and Annie and Elyse love it!