Provence’s natural jewels

Provence’s natural jewels

As one of the most beautiful regions of France, Provence is a paradise for nature-lovers. Situated in the south-eastern part of the country, the area includes mountainous regions and coastal lines at the same time. In case you are interested in a journey to this breathtaking region, I think you should read the following guide. Below I will present you some of Provence’s natural jewels. These are the following: the breathtaking and famous Verdon Gorge, the beautiful Mercantour National Park, ... [ read more ]

The best French events in May

The best French events in May

For many of us May is the most beautiful month of the year. It is the time of the year when temperature is already warm, but not hot, the flowers and trees are blooming and everyone wants to escape in nature. In case you would like to visit France this May, I have another option for you. Instead of getting out in nature (or besides) why not attend a great French festival? The French love the festivals and they really know how to celebrate. There are great events and festivals all round the co... [ read more ]

Your guide to the region of Limousin

Your guide to the region of Limousin

As one of the 27 regions of France, Limousin is situated in the south-western part of the country, mainly in the Massif Central which gives the area some picturesque landscapes. Limousin is a beautiful region with some fantastic towns and villages, including Brive-la-Gaillarde, Limoges, Ussel, Tulle, Guéret, Saint-Junien and others. Visiting this astonishing area is with no doubt a fantastic holiday option. In case you prefer smaller towns or villages instead of huge and noisy cities, this ar... [ read more ]

A tour around Reims

A tour around Reims

Reims is an ancient city located in the Champagne region of France. The city is well known for its heritage cathedral, which is one of its main landmarks but not by far the only reason to visit this charming French town. Let us take you on a tour around the city and show you why you would love to visit this particular pearl of France with its charming houses, great French wine and picturesque cobble street villages in the whole area. Food and wine The city center is known for its Art De... [ read more ]

Top spring destinations in France

Top spring destinations in France

Going to France this spring? In case you do, you must read the following guide. Below I will present you the top spring destinations in France, including the Loire Valley, Provence, Bordeaux, Paris and the less-known but magnificent town of Annecy. Springtime in France is considered an ideal time for campings, city breaks, cycling and walking tours. If you would like to admire France’s most breathtaking landscapes in bloom, this is the perfect time of the year to make a visit. Whatever you... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to the department of Finistére

Your tourist guide to the department of Finistére

The westernmost department of continental France, Finistére is an astonishing region. It is home to dozens of beautiful visitor attractions, including Brest, Quimper, Locronan, Saint-Jean-Trolimon, Ushant and Brignogan-Plage. The department makes part of the beautiful region of Brittany. The department is very attractive for visitors. If you would also like to visit it, I suggest you to read the following article before traveling. It will serve as your tourist guide to the department of Fin... [ read more ]

The most beautiful villages in the Midi-Pyrénées

The most beautiful villages in the Midi-Pyrénées

You probably heard about “the most beautiful villages of France” (“Les Plus Beaux Villages de France”). This is actually an independent association which promotes picturesque small villages all over the country. In 2008 the list included about 150 such villages. These are divided in terms of France’s regions. In the following article I will present you the most beautiful villages in the Midi-Pyrénées. If you prefer to visit peaceful and scenic villages or communes instead of noisy ... [ read more ]

Top urban travel destinations in Aquitaine

Top urban travel destinations in Aquitaine

You probably don’t know that Aquitaine is one of France’s 27 regions. It is situated along the Atlantic coast. This amazing area has a rich history, it used to be a kingdom and a duchy during the Middle Ages. Aquitaine today is famous for its astonishing urban travel destinations. If you find this introduction convincing and you would like to visit this region, I suggest you to read the following guide. Below I will present you the top urban travel destinations in Aquitaine which are the f... [ read more ]

The best cultural World Heritage Sites in France

The best cultural World Heritage Sites in France

France is a fascinating country with dozens of fantastic visitor attractions. Some of the world’s most breathtaking sights can be found here, in France. Such attractions are the Eiffel Tower, the Palace of Versailles, the Notre Dame Basilica, the Papal Palace in Avignon, Mont Saint-Michel, Chartres Cathedral, the Louvre Museum and so on. There are tens or maybe even hundreds of fascinating cultural sights in France which are with no doubt worth visiting. If you prefer to visit cultural sig... [ read more ]