Practicing extreme sports in France

Practicing extreme sports in France

France is a perfect destination for adventurous travelers. This amazing country is well-known for its fantastic coastline, snowy mountains and breathtaking countryside. There are numerous destinations in France where the adrenaline-dependents can practice extreme sports. They can opt for practicing watersports including surfing, wakeboarding, kayaking and others; or other kinds of sports like ice climbing or snowboarding. Besides the natural beauty of the country, the outdoor activities are ... [ read more ]

Local transportation in Paris

Local transportation in Paris

As Paris is a huge city, it is important to use the right means of transportation to get around easily and fast. There are numerous ways to get around Paris, ranging from using metros to getting on buses, from trams to boats and from RERs to renting bicycles. Whatever your preferences are, you will surely find a way to visit Paris’ attractions. There are so many sights in Paris which are worth visiting that you have to pay attention to choose the right means of transportation to get everyw... [ read more ]

Top 5 picturesque forests in France

Top 5 picturesque forests in France

France is a wonderful country, being home to numerous natural attractions of outstanding beauty, including natural and national parks, gorgeous beaches, spectacular mountains and hills, well-known valleys, picturesque forests and so on. In the following article I will present you the top 5 picturesque forests in France. These forests are the following: Forêt d’Écouves, Fontainebleau Forest, Bois de Boulogne, Paimpont Forest and Bois de Vincennes. If you are a nature-lover and you prefer ... [ read more ]

Visit the historic town of Tours

Visit the historic town of Tours

The spectacular historic town of Tours is situated in the central part of France. It is the capital of the department of Indre-et-Loire. Not only the city itself is an attractive destination, but the surrounding area named Touraine. There are dozens of amazing buildings and landmarks in the historic town of Tours, including its spectacular town hall, its magnificent St Gatien Cathedral, the Museum of Fine Arts of Tours, the spectacular building of the Hôtel Goüin, the botanical garden of t... [ read more ]

France’s “Remarkable Gardens”

France’s “Remarkable Gardens”

Three hundred spectacular gardens of France were inscribed on the list of “Jardins remarquables” (“Remarkable Gardens”) emitted by the French Ministry of Culture. Such gardens are the Gardens of the Palace of Versaille, the Gardens of the Château de Losse, the Gardens of the Château de Villandry, the Gardens of the Château de Marqueyssac, the Gardens of the Château de Vendeuvre and numerous others. If you are a fan of gardens and nature, visiting any of these gardens is with n... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to Gironde

Your tourist guide to Gironde

The department of Gironde is situated in the region of Aquitaine, in the south-western part of the country. It is also the name of the beautiful navigable estuary, Gironde estuary which includes numerous islands. Among the highlights of the department are the following: Côte d’Argent with numerous towns and resort all along the coastline, Arcachon Bay, the beautiful city of Bordeaux, the beautiful commune of Langon and so on. If you find this introduction convincing, read the following ar... [ read more ]

Visit Dordogne’s spectacular castles

Visit Dordogne’s spectacular castles

The beautiful department of Dordogne is situated in the south-western part of France, in the region of Aquitaine. Besides the natural beauty which characterizes the landscapes, the department is well-known among visitors for its wonderful castles. If you love to visit historical building like castles on your holiday, Dordogne is the right choice for you. The most famous castles of Dordogne are the following: Château de Puymartin, Château des Milandes, Château de Castelnaud, Château de... [ read more ]

Top 5 historical sites in France

Top 5 historical sites in France

One of the most visited countries of the world is France. It is extremely popular among the lovers of art, culture, cuisine, sightseeing, wine tasting and of numerous other fantastic activities and attractions. Besides the breathtaking cities and towns, amazing museums and restaurants, the attractive natural and national parks, gorgeous mountains and beaches, France is home to some unique historical sites. If you are a fan of history, France is the perfect destination for you. Would you like... [ read more ]

Popular ski resorts in the Alpes-Maritimes

Popular ski resorts in the Alpes-Maritimes

Skiing is one of the most popular winter sports activities. It is the favorite sport for thousands or even millions of people. It is considered one of the most entertaining activities during the winter months. If you are also a fan of skiing and you plan a trip to France during this winter, I have good news for you! There are dozens of outstanding ski resorts in the fantastic mountainous regions of France. If you travel to the region of the Alpes-Maritimes, you read the perfect article. In t... [ read more ]