Fantastic spring festivals and events in France

Fantastic spring festivals and events in France

Are you a fan of festivals willing to visit France this spring? I have good news for you! I’ve found the best and most fantastic spring festivals and events in France which I will present you below. Whether you visit France during March, April or May, you will notice that there are several spring festivals held all over the country. French people love their festivals and you should also join them while celebrating music, dance or even food. Whatever your preferences are, you will surely fin... [ read more ]

Exploring Yvelines in Northern France

Exploring Yvelines in Northern France

Exploring Yvelines in Northern France is with no doubt a memorable experience. It is one of the departments of Île-de-France Region. Yvelines is a magnificent area, attracting dozens of visitors each year with its fantastic cultural attractions including museums, palaces and chateaus. The natural attractions of the department include beautiful forests, parks and gardens. If you are visiting Paris or the region of Île-de-France on your next holiday, I suggest you not to miss the departme... [ read more ]

Visiting the wonderful city of Versailles

Visiting the wonderful city of Versailles

Versailles is a fascinating city located in the northern part of France, in the region of Île-de-France, more precisely in the Yvelines department. The city is home to some outstanding UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Palace of Versailles and its gardens. Other fantastic sights of the city are Versailles Cathedral, the Church of Notre Dame and the Musée Lambinet. If you would like to find out more about these attractions, read the following guide. The sights of Versailles are with no doubt... [ read more ]

A guide to the fantastic Île-de-France

A guide to the fantastic Île-de-France

Situated in the northern part of the country, the administrative region of Île-de-France is considered the wealthiest region of France. It is not surprising because the region includes the Paris metropolitan area which practically occupies the major part of it. The following guide to the fantastic Île-de-France will surely come in handy in case you want to visit the region. Some of the most beautiful historic subprovinces of the region are the following: Beauvaisis, Vexin français, Bri... [ read more ]

Top budget hotels in Paris

Top budget hotels in Paris

Would you like to visit the city of love and romance, the fascinating Paris, but you don’t have enough money to pay a luxury hotel room? Don’t worry, there are numerous great, but quiet cheap hotels and hostels in the French capital city. Whether you prefer a comfortable, but not luxurious hotel room or a cheap hostel room, you will surely find something in Paris that suits your preferences. The Hotel Georgette, the Hôtel Ecole Centrale, the Oops! Hostel, the Port Royal Hôtel and St Ch... [ read more ]

France, the perfect destination for art-lovers

France, the perfect destination for art-lovers

France is the perfect destination for art-lovers! I am absolutely sure that you’ve heard a lot about the French artists, their worldwide famous works and the astonishing museums which house these works. Rodin, Manet, Renoir, Monet, Delacroix, Gauguin and Cézanne are just some of the most famous French artists. There are numerous art museums in France of which many are situated in the capital city. The most famous and most popular ones are: Musée du Louvre, Musée Rodin, Musée d’Orsay,... [ read more ]

Tasting Brittany’s traditional drinks

Tasting Brittany’s traditional drinks

Situated in the north-western part of France, Brittany (Bretagne) is a magnificent region of the country. It is considered one of the country’s most important cultural and historical regions. Brittany is extremely popular among visitors due to its outstanding visitor attractions, historic towns, numerous beautiful chateaus, megalithic monuments, fantastic festivals, not to mentions its famous gastronomy. As Brittany presents a long coastline, seafood is usual in the region. As for the drin... [ read more ]

Top 5 “Hôtel particulier”-s in France

Top 5 “Hôtel particulier”-s in France

After you read the title, you probably asked the question: “What is a Hôtel particulier?”. Well, here is the answer: a “Hôtel particulier” is a huge townhouse which was usually built for a noble man. These houses were built in a row, sharing party walls. Today, the “Hôtel particulier”-s of France are extremely beautiful architectural jewels and visitor attractions. Such buildings are spread all over France, including Paris, Lyon, Bordeaux, Toulouse, Avignon, Rouen, Nancy, Renn... [ read more ]