France commune

Tourists demand an end to ‘noisy’ French cicadas

Georges Ferrero, mayor of the small town of Beausset near Toulon (Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur), confirmed that he had received two complaints from tourists staying in the area, who said they could “no longer stand” the noise of the insects. According to complaints, the insects do not “sing” melodically – as they do in the popular French […]