5 historic places to stay in France

5 historic places to stay in France

In case you are planning a visit to France and you are looking for a unique place to stay at instead of the usual hotel rooms, I recommend you to read the following guide. Below I will present you 5 historic places to stay in France, including the Trianon Palace & Spa, the Château de Rochegude, the Château de la Vallée Bleue, the Manoir du Stang and the Château de Locguénolé. As you can see, most of these are some majestic castles (chateaux) which offer fantastic rooms to their vis... [ read more ]

Top budget hotels in Paris

Top budget hotels in Paris

Would you like to visit the city of love and romance, the fascinating Paris, but you don’t have enough money to pay a luxury hotel room? Don’t worry, there are numerous great, but quiet cheap hotels and hostels in the French capital city. Whether you prefer a comfortable, but not luxurious hotel room or a cheap hostel room, you will surely find something in Paris that suits your preferences. The Hotel Georgette, the Hôtel Ecole Centrale, the Oops! Hostel, the Port Royal Hôtel and St Ch... [ read more ]

Top 3 luxury hotels in Paris

Top 3 luxury hotels in Paris

Paris is full of amazing... everything, from museums to parks, from bridges to small cafes, the city of Love seduces everyone who ever saw it. What I love, maybe most, are the buildings, the individual and yet, genuinely and unmistakably Parisian buildings with their elegance, style and grace. And as buildings also have insides - yes, what a discovery - let us talk about some that you can actually live in, namely, my top 3 luxury hotels in Paris. There are so many beautiful hotels in the... [ read more ]

Tips for budget saving in France

Tips for budget saving in France

France is not a cheap country, but that’s only natural, considering that its attractions are not cheap in any sense of the word. So can a country where even the pavement is stylish be visited on the cheap? This seemingly impossible task is can be accomplished with the help of a few handy tricks and some useful pieces of info that might not be very obvious, especially for people who don’t speak French. So if you feel that our budget is not really up for a trip to France, then maybe after read... [ read more ]

Tips for backpacking in France

Tips for backpacking in France

France is more often associated with luxury and vacations spent in fancy hotels, but if you are on a budget, you can enjoy the country just as much as someone staying at the Ritz, if not more so. Backpacking in France is not impossible, and it can reveal a side of the country that doesn’t get much coverage in guidebooks. Before starting on a trip to discover the hexagon on a limited budget, here are some tips for backpacking in France, which might make your journey easier and more comfortable.... [ read more ]

A budget guide to Lyon

A budget guide to Lyon

There's much that can be said about Lyon: third largest city in France, gastronomic and historical center, the birthplace of the cinema. And most importantly, Lyon is a great, if sometimes overlooked destination which can be visited on a budget more easily than Paris, for example. If you want to experience big-city life in France for little money, Lyon is probably one of your best bets. So if you're prepared to see as much of this beautiful city as your time allows you, here's a budget guide to ... [ read more ]