The best attractions of Toulon

The best attractions of Toulon

A holiday to France is a good option at any time of the year. Spending your vacation on the French Riviera or visiting its historical towns, famous vineyards or any of its natural beauties can be an unforgettable experience for everyone. If you decide to visit a city instead of lying on the beach, I suggest you to choose Toulon. It is one of the most spectacular and attractive medium size towns of France. Toulon is located between Marseille and Nice, in the western part of the French Riviera a... [ read more ]

The best beaches of Corsica

The best beaches of Corsica

Corsica is a spectacular island in the Mediterranean Sea. It is located west of Italy, southeast of France and north of the Italian island of Sardinia. Although the island is closer to Italy than to the French mainland, politically Corsica is part of Metropolitan France. It is a perfect place for the lovers of sun and sea. There are several fantastic beaches on the island, of which some are located closely to Porto-Vecchio, a commune located right in the centre of Corsica's most impressive coa... [ read more ]

Top 10 best coastal towns in France

Top 10 best coastal towns in France

I am sure that everyone loves France…its culture, the historical and natural heritage, the French cuisine and also the locals’ hospitality. If you are about to visit this fantastic country, but you still don’t know what to do in France, I suggest you to spend a couple of days or even weeks in one of the top 10 coastal towns of France! The coastal line of the country is over 3200 km long. From the North Sea stretching down to the Mediterranean Sea, the beaches are of different sorts. If y... [ 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 ]

Things to do in Brittany

Things to do in Brittany

Brittany, or Bretagne in French, is a beautiful region which has played a very important part in the history of the 20th century. For more than a millennium, Brittany's history had something to do with a struggle for independence. Even today, Bretons are a fiercely independent bunch, who take pride in every little bit of their cultural heritage, customs and traditions. All around France, Breton art and culture is appreciated, but of course, the best place to enjoy it is in Brittany. But there ar... [ read more ]

Top 5 beaches in France

Top 5 beaches in France

If you speak of France and summer in the same sentence, the Cote d'Azure or some other beach is bound to come up in the conversation. In fact, France's beaches are some of the best in Europe, and definitely some of the most stylish as well. While the Cote d'Azure is the most famous string of beaches in France, it isn't the only one, nor the most exciting. If you want to skip the crowds and avoid the celebrities and their paparazzis parading on the beach, there are a few more French beaches that ... [ read more ]