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Magic France

Thank you for joining Magic France!

You are on this page because your spot has been confirmed and you can now proceed to your payment of choice below.

If your spot has not been confirmed by email and you want to participate in Magic France, do not initiate payment. Please contact Francine as soon as possible.

Slow Living,
Deep Being


- Eight nights in the historic heart of the city (we have a few apartments, all in 18th-century buildings )

- Double occupancy rooms/apartments (each bedroom has two single beds and one bathroom)

- Single occupancy means you have your own apartment

- Fully equipped kitchen with snacks and breakfast items

- Visits to museums and historical sites

- Half a day SPA experience (access to hammam, gentle body scrub, Rhassoul Moroccan clay wrap, mini massage with argan oil

- A river cruise around the city

- Seven lunches

- Seven dinners

- Somatic awareness movement classes

- Creative writing and women's circles

- Leisure time to rest and walk around

- Transportation from the train station in Besançon to your apartment


Does not include:

- Transportation to Besançon, France. You can fly to Lyon or Paris and then take the train to Besançon. We will give you the best itinerary suggestions for your trip. We recommend arriving one day before the retreat to ease jet lag; we can provide tips and names of places.

- One dinner

- Wine and special drinks


8-night retreat:

FULL $3080 double occupancy (share a room, have your own bed)


$3380 semi-double occupancy occupancy (share an apartment, have your own room)


$3680 (have your own apartment)

- Payment in one, two, or four times.

- Your first payment secures your spot.

- If you choose a double or semi-double occupancy with a friend/partner, contact Francine at to give their name and ensure you are roomed together.

- In case of cancellation, $500 will be retained for administrative fees.

- No refund will be made after 05/10/2023 (40 days prior to the start of the event).

- We strongly recommend that you purchase your own travel insurance.

The pricing plans below show you the different instalments. You can pay with:

Credit card: click the plan of your choice below.

Venmo: @Francine-Bonjour-Carter (set yourself a reminder for the next instalments)

PayPal: (set yourself a reminder for the next instalments)

2024 dates:

June 20th-28th (9 spots total)

Choose your pricing plan

  • Magic France Single Occupancy

    Every month
    Pay in 4 installments
    Valid for 4 months
    • Unavailable after March 15th.
  • Magic France Single Occupancy

    Every month
    Pay in 2 installments
    Valid for 2 months
    • Magic France Single Occupancy

      Pay in Full
      Valid for one month
      • Magic France Semi-Double Occupancy

        Every month
        Pay in 4 installments
        Valid for 4 months
        • Unavailable after March 15th
      • Magic France Semi-Double Occupancy

        Every month
        Pay in 2 installments
        Valid for 2 months
        • Unavailable after April 15th
      • Magic France Semi-Double Occupancy

        Pay in Full
        Valid for one week

        In the coming months, I will communicate about directions, details, and what to bring. I am happy to help you book a train ticket from the airport (Lyon or Paris are best) to Besançon. You will also receive a questionnaire about what snacks and breakfast items you want in your apartment.

        Feel free to contact me with any questions at


        We will have a Zoom meeting in May to meet each other and arrange final details.

        Thank you!

        I look forward to being in France with you!

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