Visit the historic town of Poitiers

Visit the historic town of Poitiers

One of the most scenic historic towns of France, Poitiers is situated in the region of Poitou-Charentes. Lying on the river Clain, the tiny town is famous for its architectural remains, picturesque streets and religious sights. If you are planning a journey to this beautiful region, I suggest you to visit the historic town of Poitiers! In order to help you find the best attractions of the town, below I will present you some of these: Saint-Pierre Cathedral, the Palace of Poitiers, the Notre-... [ read more ]

Easter traditions in France

Easter traditions in France

Are you planning to spend your Easter vacation in France? If you would like to find out a few information about Easter traditions in France before traveling, you’ve found the right article. Below I will present you some facts relating to Easter traditions, traditional food, Easter games and religious ceremonies. France is predominantly a Roman Catholic country. Thus, the significance of Easter, the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and His resurrection is commemorated all over the country. Ch... [ read more ]

The most beautiful settlements in Poitou-Charentes

The most beautiful settlements in Poitou-Charentes

The wonderful region of Poitou-Charentes can be found in the western part of France, having access to the Atlantic Ocean. The capital city of the region is the beautiful Poitiers which is home to dozens of visitor attractions, including churches and other types of sights. Besides, there are other towns and communes in Poitou-Charentes which are very attractive for tourists. Every major town is with no doubt worth visiting! In the following guide I will present you the most beautiful settl... [ read more ]

Visiting the wonderful Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

Visiting the wonderful Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

Vallon-Pont-d’Arc is a wonderful commune situated in the southern part of France, in the department of Ardèche. This small, but very attractive village is extremely popular among visitors. During winter months the village is very peaceful, but during summer the number of visitors is about ten-fold the population of Vallon-Pont-d’Arc. You may have already heard about this scenic village, but if you haven’t, the following guide might help you make the final decision about visiting it... [ read more ]

The best cultural sights in Normandy

The best cultural sights in Normandy

Normandy – one of the most beautiful and most important historic regions of France. With its wonderful natural jewels, historic settlements and astonishing cultural sights Normandy attracts a large number of visitors every year. If you are interested in cultural attractions, looking for a great region to visit, I suggest you to choose this spectacular destination. Normandy is one of France’s geographical regions. It corresponds with the former Duchy of Normandy. Normandy is famous for it... [ read more ]

A short guide to Perpignan

A short guide to Perpignan

The historic town of Perpignan is located in the south of France. This city is known for its medieval architecture and its many markets, including the Marché aux Puces vintage market. The ancient city is located at the foot of the Pyrénées, near the junction of the Basse and Têt rivers. This medieval town has many narrow cobbled streets, stone buildings and many shops. Most of the food sold in the local markets is produced in the region, including fruit, vegetables and wine. So here i... [ read more ]

Your best guide to Avignon

Your best guide to Avignon

The beautiful French city of Avignon is a great place to visit! It is extremely popular among tourists due to its historical importance and fantastic landmarks. The city lies in the department of Vaucluse, in the south-eastern part of the country. Nicknamed the “City of Popes”, the wonderful city is the capital of the department and its largest settlement. It has preserved its historic centre, ramparts, its famous bridge and wonderful papal palace. Visiting Avignon is with no doubt a mem... [ read more ]

Discover the fantastic Languedoc-Roussillon region

Discover the fantastic Languedoc-Roussillon region

Situated in the south-eastern part of France, the wonderful Languedoc-Roussillon region is one of the country’s several administrative regions. Its main urban travel destinations are the following: Nîmes, Montpellier and Carcassonne. Besides, there are numerous spectacular tourist attractions in the region. Whether you travel with your family or you are a young adventurous traveler, you will surely find at least one sight which suits your preferences. From caves to wildlife parks, from aq... [ read more ]

The best historical attractions in Burgundy

The best historical attractions in Burgundy

The beautiful and historic region of Burgundy is situated in the eastern part of the country. There are dozens of things to do and to see in the area. Burgundy is not famous only due to its wonderful tourist attractions and historic settlements, but for its expensive wines, too. Below I will present you the best historical attractions in Burgundy. From churches to archeological sites, from medieval villages to chateaus, Burgundy has it all! There is no tourist who can not find at least on... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to the Seine-et-Marne department

Your tourist guide to the Seine-et-Marne department

As part of the Île-de-France region, the Seine-et-Marne department is famous for its beautiful natural reserves, wonderful towns, palaces and the worldwide famous Disneyland of Paris. If you would like to visit some excellent sights, I suggest you to choose the Seine-et-Marne department. In order to help you finding the best attractions, the following article will serve as your tourist guide to the Seine-et-Marne department. The highlights of the region are the following: Disneyland Paris, ... [ read more ]