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 Jovillard, Jérôme Pitorin, Raphaël de Casabianca.

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Mon 22/0718:39
Episode 3/23
Autumn in Chicago Sophie discovers the Middle West at the finest time of year, when the leaves change colour, taking on flamboyant orange and red hues: autumn in America. She begins her journey in the company of bikers sat astride their Harley-Davidsons, en route for Milwaukee, where the famous brand has its headquarters. Presenter: Sophie Jovillard.
Mon 29/0718:37
Episode 4/23
A weekend in St Petersburg Raphaël visits the majestic city of St Petersburg, on the edge of Europe. The canals bring to mind Amsterdam, while the baroque architecture resembles Italy. Over a weekend, Raphaël discovers Russian culture, which combines the majestic buildings and arts with the simplicity of bathing in frequently cold water. Presenter: Raphaël de Casabianca.
Mon 05/0818:19
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Canaries: islands of character The Canary Islands are generally associated with the beaches of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, mass tourism and sunbathing. But we often forget to explore the eastern islands, where the nature is still wild and unspoilt, and where the oldest traditions are echoed in the islanders' folkloric celebrations. Presentation: Jérôme Pitorin.