This news program from the Savoie department in southeastern France includes reports on an archeology park in Aussois, the Mont-Blanc Festival of Humor, the effects of global warming on the ski industry in the French Alps, and much more.
In an effort to promote ecotourism, the town of Echelles has constructed one of the largest natural bathing areas in France. Its filtration system is 100% natural, powered by thousands of plant seedlings.
Dive back in to the 1968 winter Olympics, held in Grenoble, France. “Treize jours en France,” a recently restored documentary film made in ‘68 by director Claude Lelouch, captures the spirit of the times, and the “pre-revolutionary” zeitgeist leading up to the events of May.