How to live the French dream: Visit, move, live, study, work in France: Stories about frustrations, achievements & celebrations.

The unusual side of Christmas in France

At one end of Rue Principale a huge cauldron bubbles merrily stirred by a man on a ladder with a very long spoon. This is the local liqueur - the Licquoise - much loved by the huge crowds that have congregated close by. Close by a pen is filled with noisy birds - the famed turkeys await their big moment...