A unique land…

Warm, welcoming, dynamic, traditional, contemporary and most of all smiling… This is the absolute friendly destination!
In its shops and like everywhere in the territory, at every step, a local is happy to give away great advices and secret spots adresses.
Visitors main expectations are to meet people, discover local culture, and experience the place through the eyes of the locals. People do not simply visit a territory anymore, they live it, they seek to appreciate its distinctive features off the beaten tracks.

 

Sylvie Macaroni gratin

Sylvie Macaroni gratin

For 4 people – Preparation time: 10 minutes – Cooking time: 35 minutes 500 g...

Voltaire’s vanilla pudding

Voltaire’s vanilla pudding

For 6 people – Preparation time: 10 minutes – Cooking time: 30 minutes 1/2 l...

The Marquis de Sade’s Chocolate Cake

The Marquis de Sade’s Chocolate Cake

For 6 people – Preparation time : 5 minutes – Cooking time : 10 minutes...

Prosper Merimee’s cold orange salad

Prosper Merimee’s cold orange salad

For 4 people – Preparation time: 10 minutes – Rest time: 3 hours 5 oranges...

The Edmond and Jules Goncourt Savoy cake

The Edmond and Jules Goncourt Savoy cake

For 6 people– Preparation time: 10 min – Cooking time: 50 min 100 g flour...

Meeting the city along the quays of the Counts of Champagne!

Meeting the city along the quays of the Counts of Champagne!

Wander, have a break, look around, chat, enjoy Troyes! Wandering along the quays, taking a...

To fight like cats and dogs!

To fight like cats and dogs!

This is true, cats have been inspiring most of the famous proverbs (according to my...

Marie de Champagne, a progressive woman!

Marie de Champagne, a progressive woman!

Marie was the daughter of the King Louis VII and Aliénor of Aquitaine. She married...

An impressive motto!

An impressive motto!

« UNITY, INDIVISIBILITY OF THE REPUBLIC, LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY OR DEATH » This is what you can...

Nuns with guts

Nuns with guts

St Urbain Basilica is one of the gems of Troyes religious heritage. Its construction started in...