The Parc Astérix theme park

The Parc Astérix theme park

Located about 35 km north of the French capital city, the fantastic Parc Astérix is a great place to take the kids at. It is one of the several theme parks of France, being also one of its most renowned ones. Opened in 1989, the park is a major visitor attraction of France. With its innumerable rides and attractions, it is a paradise for every kid. It is famous for its numerous roller coasters. In case you are visiting Paris or its adjacent area on your next holiday, I suggest you to visit th... [ read more ]

The fantastic Futuroscope theme park

The fantastic Futuroscope theme park

A great day-out option for the family is visiting a theme park. There are innumerable fascinating theme parks all over the world. There are several Disneyland parks in numerous cities, not to mention the UK’s Alton Towers, the Swedish Liseberg, Legoland Windsor, numerous water parks and so on. France is home to some fascinating theme parks, too, including the world famous Disneyland Paris, the fantastic Puy du Fou, Nausicaa in Boulogne-sur-Mer, the Futuroscope and so on. In the following gu... [ read more ]

Visit the fantastic Puy du Fou

Visit the fantastic Puy du Fou

What is the Puy de Fou? You’ve probably never heard about this fantastic historical theme park. It is situated in Les Epesses, in the centre of the Vendée region. The park attracts about 1.5 million visitors yearly, making it the fourth most popular sight in the country. The idea of creating the park began with the discovery of a ruined Renaissance castle in the village in 1977. Today the theme park is a very attractive visitor attraction, including five different grandiose shows: the Vik... [ read more ]

Child-friendly destinations on France

Child-friendly destinations on France

If you are looking for a wonderful country which also houses child-friendly destinations, I suggest you to choose France. It is a fantastic country, owning some outstanding visitor attractions and tourist destinations. There are hundreds of fantastic natural and cultural sights which are with no doubt worth visiting. Museums, art galleries, national park, beaches, historic monuments, cathedrals and other sights…but all of these are attractive for the adults. What about the kids? France has ... [ read more ]

 Top things to do in Poitou Charentes region

Top things to do in Poitou Charentes region

When it comes to France everyone tends to think about Paris, the Cote d'Azure or Cannes, however the country has got so many other - more or less - hidden treasures. One of these pearls is the beautiful region of  Poitou Charentes that offers amazing cultural, adventure and gourmet experiences to all travelers. There are so many reasons why you should visit this nice land on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean that one cannot collect all of them. Instead, here is a nice video and the top th... [ read more ]

Child-friendly holiday to Paris

Child-friendly holiday to Paris

Paris is one of the world’s most popular destinations for couples. It is one of the most romantic towns in the world, being a perfect honeymoon destination. But what if someone would like to visit Paris with children? The town isn’t the perfect choice just for couples, it also has a family-friendly side. There are spectacular and numerous things to do and to see for kids here. Besides some historic attractions that children would also enjoy to visit, there are numerous pony rides, carousel... [ read more ]

Top 5 zoos in France

Top 5 zoos in France

When it comes to France, everyone can name at least one of its spectacular attractions. With thousands of natural or cultural attractions, France is one of the world’s most visited and most attractive countries. If you have already been to France and seen many of its attractions, willing to make something different on your next holiday, I will give you a tip: visit some of its fantastic zoos! There are impressive zoological gardens in this country which are perfect destinations for the lover... [ read more ]

The top ski- and seaside resorts of France

The top ski- and seaside resorts of France

It is a well-known fact that France is a very popular destination. Besides the cultural attractions and the gorgeous historical towns, it owns a rich natural heritage. France has a wide variety of landscapes: from coastal plains to the mountain ranges of the Alps in the south-east, the Massif Central in the south-central part and Pyrenees in the south-west. France is bordered with the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. Anywhere you go in France, you will find fa... [ read more ]

The most visited festivals of France

The most visited festivals of France

Visiting France on your holiday? It is the best choice! France has a rich natural and cultural heritage. After visiting some of its natural beauties, Paris or other gorgeous cities of the country or the fantastic resorts, don’t forget about the events and frenetic festivals of France! The French love the festivals! Join them and explore the traditional and modern festivals, local events or celebrations. From music- to film festivals, from medieval- to gastronomical festivals, from sport- to ... [ read more ]

The unspoiled island of Noirmoutier-en-l’Ȋle

The unspoiled island of Noirmoutier-en-l’Ȋle

Noirmoutier-en-l’Ȋle is a commune, situated in the northern part of the island of Noirmoutier, off the coast, in the western part of France. The name “Noirmoutier” means “black monastery” in English, which was given to the island for the darkly clad monks who lived on the island in the seventh century. Noirmoutier-en-l’Ȋle has some spectacular attractions, peaceful and soft sandy beaches, not to mention the French cuisine. The commune contains three villages: Noirmoutier, L'Herba... [ read more ]