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:
Sun 22/0920:59, Fri 27/0923:00
Episode 11/23
Guatemala, land of the Mayans Located between Mexico and Central America, Guatemala has long been seen as an extension of Mexico. However, this small country is extremely diverse, including volcanoes, lakes, fine sandy beaches, jungles but also ancient villages and majestic archaeological sites from the pre-Columbian period. Presenter: Jérôme Pitorin.
Sun 29/0921:00, Fri 04/1023:01
Episode 12/23
Mauritius-Rodrigues: lagoon gems Mauritius and Rodrigues: two islands in the Indian Ocean, so near yet so different. Fine sandy beaches, endless lagoons and a luxurious natural environment make this a paradise on earth. One is a symbol of luxury tourism while the other, less well-known, aims to focus on ecotourism. Presenter: Sophie Jovillard.
Sun 06/1021:00, Fri 11/1023:00
Episode 13/23
Mayotte, in the heart of the Indian Ocean Like volcanic confetti scattered between the coasts of Mozambique and Madagascar, Mayotte is an exotic corner of France. Jérôme Pitorin criss-crosses it from West to East. Along the way he meets men and women working to preserve their traditions as new, westernized generations emerge. Presented by: Jérôme Pitorin.