Discover a city or region, discover a wild country, make a getaway off the beaten track, "Échappés belles" offers a breath of fresh air to the traveller who sleeps in all of us.

Presented by: Sophie JovillardJérôme Pitorin, Raphaël de Casabianca.

Next airing time:
Fri 21/0222:59
Episode 4/40
Welcome to Alsace Alsace is a cosmopolitan, reasonably sized region, which certainly doesn't lack dynamism. Its geographical location makes it particularly multicultural, especially with the European capital Strasbourg. Alsace is a living, changing environment, but a region strongly attached to traditions. Presented by: Jérôme Pitorin.
Sun 23/0220:53, Fri 28/0223:00
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The Pyrénées-Atlantiques Jérôme explores the roads through the Pyrenees, beginning at Pau, the entry point, before ending his journey where the mountains meet the sea on the Basque coast. Driving his little 2cv, he'll be meeting the seasonal workers who keep this mountain economy alive. Presented by: Jérôme Pitorin.
Sat 29/0201:00
Episode 1/1
Ethiopia, back to our origins Jean-Charles Deniau travels 4,000 km, exploring Ethiopia from north to south. This East African country is where, some 20 million years ago, the continental plate was torn apart separating Africa from Asia and where the archaeologists uncovered the remains of Lucy. A voyage back to the origins of humanity. Directed by: Jean-Charles Deniau (France, 2016) Presented by: Sophie Jovillard