Everything you need to know about French customs and French people

Pétanque in Australia

About 17 million French people play pétanque casually. Numbers continue to grow gobally, including in Australia where there 1 200 registered pétanque players. We interviewed three players: Andrew Mack, Gary Hosie and Pierre Bommarito.

Burial of life of a young girl

'Enterrement de vie de jeune fille' It sounds really scary when it is directly translated to English. Don't use auto translation for this. I guess better translation is 'burying life as a single girl' and it simply means bachelorette party.