Quick facts about France

Quick facts about France

You’ve surely heard dozens of interesting things about France. This majestic country is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the entire world. With some unique and recognizable monuments and landmarks like the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, the Notre Dame Cathedral, Mont Saint-Michel and so on, France attracts millions of visitors each year. Besides its unique landmarks, the country is home to spectacular natural attractions, including the Loire Valley, the French Rivier... [ read more ]

Top winter destinations in France

Top winter destinations in France

Visiting France during winter season can offer many different experiences. It can mean different things to different people: you can visit Paris for instance and enjoy the Christmas markets and lights; you can explore some other popular destinations in France, too or you can go skiing in one of the numerous ski resorts. A great advantage of visiting France during winter season is that most regions in the southern part remain relatively mild. Thus, France is an ideal destination for a relaxed... [ read more ]

The best cultural city breaks in France

The best cultural city breaks in France

France is an excellent destination when it comes to cultural city breaks. The major cities of the country are filled with hundreds or even thousands of unique and famous cultural landmarks and tourist attractions. These French cities are some of the most visited and most famous tourist destinations of the entire continent. Paris, Marseille, Lille, Strasbourg and Lyon are just five of the most beautiful and most attractive French cities. Whether you are looking for a great sightseeing tour or... [ read more ]

Beautiful villages in Provence

Beautiful villages in Provence

The famous region of France named Provence is an extremely attractive place to visit. With wonderful historic settlements and incomparable sceneries, the region attracts thousands or even millions of tourists each and every year. The historical region of France has significant geographical features, too. The Camargue region, the Calanques and the Verdon Gorge are just some of the most famous sights of Provence. The region is also famous for its picturesque small towns and villages. In case y... [ read more ]

The best tours in France

The best tours in France

In case you are an active tourist, visiting France or you are interested in more attractions than just one at the same time, I suggest you to read the following guide. Below I will give you some useful ideas relating to the best tours in France. France is a wonderful county, being one of the top tourist destinations of the entire world. It is famous for its historic and romantic cities, unique natural attractions, excellent wines and cuisine, the gorgeous beaches on the French Riviera, the gr... [ read more ]

5 historical towns in the Loire Valley

5 historical towns in the Loire Valley

Everyone knows that the famous Loire Valley is a top tourist destination. It is world famous for it natural beauty and historic chateaus and communities. In one of the previous articles I have already presented you the historic castles of the Loire Valley. Below I will give you some information relating to the historic settlements of the valley. Nantes, Orleans, Tours, Amboise and Blois are just 5 of the most beautiful historical towns in the Loire Valley. Visit any of them and make an unforge... [ read more ]

Most haunted places in France

Most haunted places in France

Do you love myths and legends? In case you do and you happen to visit France on your next holiday, I have some good news for you: there are some fascinating haunted places in France. If you love weird or unusual sights, you will surely love these ones. The most haunted places in France are the following: the Catacombs of Paris, Brissac Castle, the Versailles Palace, the Le Bois-Chenu Domreny Basilica and Pere la Chaise Cemetery. All are weird, but attractive sights for tourists. I am sure that... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Southern France

Tourist guide to Southern France

Just like France generally, Southern France is a fantastic area, including numerous regions like the southern parts of Poitou-Charentes, Aquitaine, Corsica, Midi-Pyrénées, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, the southern parts of Rhône-Alpes and Languedoc-Roussillon. Within these famous regions there are innumerable visitor attractions and cities to visit. The area also includes the famous French Riviera. Whatever you would choose of the following tourist destinations, you will surely have an u... [ read more ]

The best summer destinations in Provence

The best summer destinations in Provence

The southern region of France can make a perfect destination for a memorable summer vacation. There are numerous destinations you can choose of. Besides the world famous French Riviera, the sunny Provence also offers some excellent locations for tourists. Located between the picturesque Alps and the wonderful Mediterranean Sea, Provence’s wonderful hills, beautiful vineyards and immense lavender fields provide a perfect summer destination to any holidaymaker. Besides the warm temperature, t... [ 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 ]