Nantes – Europe’s greenest city

Nantes – Europe’s greenest city

Nantes is an astonishing city in the department of Loire-Atlantique. Located on the Loire River, the sixth largest city of the country is very popular among tourists. It boasts in numerous fantastic visitor attractions and remarkable landmarks, including medieval structures and ruined buildings which date from Roman times. Whether you are a lover of culture or an adept of nature, you will find something to suit your preferences, because besides the great landmarks, Nantes is considered Europe... [ read more ]

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 ]

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 ]

Top 5 picturesque forests in France

Top 5 picturesque forests in France

France is a wonderful country, being home to numerous natural attractions of outstanding beauty, including natural and national parks, gorgeous beaches, spectacular mountains and hills, well-known valleys, picturesque forests and so on. In the following article I will present you the top 5 picturesque forests in France. These forests are the following: Forêt d’Écouves, Fontainebleau Forest, Bois de Boulogne, Paimpont Forest and Bois de Vincennes. If you are a nature-lover and you prefer ... [ read more ]

France’s “Remarkable Gardens”

France’s “Remarkable Gardens”

Three hundred spectacular gardens of France were inscribed on the list of “Jardins remarquables” (“Remarkable Gardens”) emitted by the French Ministry of Culture. Such gardens are the Gardens of the Palace of Versaille, the Gardens of the Château de Losse, the Gardens of the Château de Villandry, the Gardens of the Château de Marqueyssac, the Gardens of the Château de Vendeuvre and numerous others. If you are a fan of gardens and nature, visiting any of these gardens is with n... [ read more ]

Top 5 national parks in France

Top 5 national parks in France

France is a very popular tourist destination. It is not only thanks to the fantastic cities and cultural attractions, but also to the wonderful national attractions. There are numerous natural wonders in the country, much of them being included in spectacular national parks. In the following article there will be presented the top 5 national parks of the country. These parks are the following: the Pyrénées National Park, the Écrins National Park, the Cévennes National Park, the Mercantour ... [ read more ]

The best natural attractions in the Hautes-Pyrénées department

The best natural attractions in the Hautes-Pyrénées department

Being part of the Midi-Pyrénées region, in South France, the Hautes-Pyrénées department is of a breathtaking natural beauty. It occupies a total surface of over 4.400 km² and is home to some magnificent natural attractions. The department includes several geographical areas each of which are home to magnificent natural attractions, such as mountains, lakes, hot springs and so on. If you are a nature-lover and you are about to visit France, the Hautes-Pyrénées department is a great desti... [ 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 ]

Visit the most picturesque waterfalls in France

Visit the most picturesque waterfalls in France

When it comes to romance, historic towns, monuments or buildings, worldwide famous art and culture, superb cuisine, France is the perfect choice! But let’s not forget of the spectacular natural beauty offered by the country. From plains to mountains, France is home to some magnificent landscapes and landforms. Being bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Mediterranean Sea to the south, the country has a large coastal area, too. The eastern and southeastern part of France is dom... [ read more ]

Top 5 outdoor activities in Paris

Top 5 outdoor activities in Paris

For many people Paris means romance, restaurants, historic buildings and museums, sightseeing or shopping. But what about the lovers of outdoor activities? Should they choose another destination instead of Paris? Absolutely not! Paris is a great place for practicing some interesting and even unique activities. If I say “outdoor activities”, you don’t have to think about sports only. There are numerous possibilities for practicing outdoor activities in the magnificent city of romance. Wha... [ read more ]