A guide to Marseille's nightlife

A guide to Marseille’s nightlife

Nightclubs, cafes and bars might seem like an recent invention, but as longe as there have been cities and towns, there have been places where people could go out for a drink, a chat or some music and dance. And seeing as Marseille is officially the oldest city in France, we can safely assume that it has had plenty of practice at building up an exciting nightlife. Add the fact that Marseille is a port city and sailors have reputation for knowing how to have fun, and you can already guess tha... [ read more ]

A guide to nightlife in Nice

A guide to nightlife in Nice

Nice, the most resplendent city on the French Riviera, is a favorite target of the tourist hordes that take the coast by storm in summer. Thousands of foreign and domestic tourists come to Nice to enjoy their summer holiday, because this city simply has it all. Some of the bluest waters and loveliest beaches on the Riviera are located near or in Nice, and the city has more than enough museums and historical attractions to keep your afternoons busy. With your daytime hours taken care of, you ... [ read more ]

Top 5 nightlife spots in Lyon

Top 5 nightlife spots in Lyon

Lyon is a beautiful city, and on of France's cultural centers, a place to find gourmet cuisine, to explore urban parks and quaint neighborhoods, see churches and old buildings and shop to your heart's content. There is no way to get bored in Lyon during the day, because you can always find something to busy yourself with. And come evening, you won't have to sit around your hotel room, flipping channels, because Lyon has more than its fair share of nightlife venues where you can spend a few h... [ read more ]

Where to go clubbing in Strasbourg

Where to go clubbing in Strasbourg

Strasbourg is the cultural capital of Alsace, and a great place for travelers who are trying to soak in as much French art and culture as they can. But Strasbourg is not just  city filled to the brim with museums and galleries where only high-culture experts can feel in their element. You can enjoy a good museum and then head into the city for some more light-hearted fun that doesn't involve any thinking beyond what's necessary to move your feat to the beat or bring a glass to your lips. St... [ read more ]

Things to do in Versailles when you’re not sightseeing

Things to do in Versailles when you’re not sightseeing

Versailles is known chiefly for being one of the most popular attractions in France, and when hearing the word, most people automatically think of the eponymous palace that represents one of the biggest excesses of Louis XIV - lavish interiors, pure luxury wherever you look, and the elegance of French aristocracy. But Versailles is in fact an entire town rife with all manner of attractions, and you can easily forget yourself and spend hours and even days wandering through the classy streets. But... [ read more ]

The best nightclubs in Paris

The best nightclubs in Paris

Paris is a classy and stylish city full of glamor, but that doesn't mean that it's forgotten how to have fun. Parisians don't spend all their time elegantly lounging in cafes or nibbling tiny dishes in restaurants - they also go out to clubs, and know more than well enough how to turn the night into a revelry. Parisian nightclubs are not hard to find, and there's a great variety when it comes to them. Regardless of your musical tastes, you will find a place for the night where you can listen... [ read more ]

Best university towns in France

Best university towns in France

France has been a center of education in Europe since the Middle Ages, and besides having some of the best universities on the continent even now, it also has some of the oldest institutions of higher education in the world. French university towns have a je ne sais quoi that makes them seem at the same time historic and great for partying. If you are looking for destinations in France that embody historical charm and a bustling nightlife, then here are some of the best university towns in F... [ read more ]