English subtitles. Travel off the beaten track with Échappées belles and discover new places—from the most iconic landmarks to the least known treasures. In each episode, you will be given insights into the local culture through interviews with residents as well as being shown the most amazing landscapes and man-made masterpieces.


Échappées belles is not only extremely comprehensive but also provides innovation in travel storytelling. Every month, viewers are treated to a soap-opera-style show called Le Routes mythiques in which a traveling filmmaker undertakes a journey along a mythical route in history. It is a fun and creative way to discover new places while being drawn into the story!


About Échappées belles


Genre: Documentary

Produced by: Alain Goury

Presented by: Sophie Jovillard, Jérôme Pitorin, Ismaël Khelifa, and Tiga

Country: France

Year: Since 2006

Length: 90 minutes

Subtitles: English


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Subtitles: en
Episode 7 Mar, 12 2021 11:32 pm
The fabulous food of Brittany Brittany has a strong identity, notably expressed through a cuisine that draws its authenticity from the rich lands and seas of the Morbihan and the Finistère. Oysters from the Morbihan, fish from the well-stocked Atlantic, Gémené andouilles, Brittany crêpes and Plougastel strawberries... Exceptional produce that makes the renown of Brittany. Presented by: Raphaël de Casabianca.
Episode 8 Mar, 20 2021 09:31 pm
Tunisia, the sunshine of the Mediterranean Tunisia is easy to explore. Small in size, but vast in history, having seen a succession of different civilisations since antiquity: Carthaginian, Roman, Byzantine, Arab and Ottoman, whose remains are still visible today. Discover the effervescence of Tunis, Djerba and the beaches of Hammamet, the sublime oasis of Tozeur... Presented by: Jérôme Pitorin.
Mar, 27 2021 12:31 am
Episode 9 Mar, 27 2021 09:30 pm
A weekend in Nantes A trip to Nantes means stepping out to explore an unusual city steeped in history with a clear intention to become a town of art infused with fascinating works of every level and in every form, including the most unexpected. But the strength of Nantes also comes from its port... Presented by: Sophie Jovillard.