Trip to France 2019: Registration is open!

Square trip to france

The Alliance Française de Seattle is partnering with Florence Bangue-Tandet, FLE professor and owner of newly renovated vacation rentals in France to offer you the opportunity for a cultural and gastronomic trip to France with language immersion. Enjoy cultural, historical, linguistic and culinary discoveries in a beautiful and authentic setting.

Dates: July 21-29, 2019
Location: Marchiennes, France

This one-week immersion program in northern France & Belgium will offer the opportunity for daily trips and excursions, culinary experiences, and French classes to fully immerse you in this French environment! Recommended level: A2+ and higher

The host & instructor: Florence Bangue-Tandet, FLE professor

Discover northern France & Belgium with Florence Bangue-Tandet, FLE professor, in a newly renovated family-owned B&B! Florence is a French native from Lille. She relocated to Seattle 14 years ago with her family.  She holds a Master’s in Teaching English/French as a Second Language from Seattle Pacific University. She has been teaching at AFSeattle since 2010 and at SPU since 2011.

Rooms & rates

There are 7 rooms currently still available for booking. Every room has a private bathroom (bath or shower). The buildings are all adjacent; rooms in the same building also share a common living-room. Airfare not included – option to book with group. 

Building 1:

  • 1 standard room | ground floor | easy access shower | $2790
  • 1 studio | with kitchen, terrasse, and a sleeper sofa | $2890
  • 1 suite | upstairs | $2990
  • 1 superior room | upstairs | $2890

Building 2:

  • 1 standard room | $2790
  • 1 superior studio | with separate bedroom, kitchen and terrasse | $3190
  • 1 suite | upstairs | $2990

For booking, please contact Florence & Michael by email at to make a $1500 deposit.

Discover the Brochure here