Discover the beautiful Périgord

Discover the beautiful Périgord

Périgord is with no doubt one of the most beautiful natural regions of France. It lies in the department of Dordogne and makes an extremely attractive region. The natural resources of Périgord make it one of the most beautiful, unspoiled regions of France. Besides, it is also rich in history and wildlife. Recently a protected area has also been created here. It is named the Parc Naturel Régional Périgord-Limousin. The region is also famous for its cuisine, truffle has an important ... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to the Seine-et-Marne department

Your tourist guide to the Seine-et-Marne department

As part of the Île-de-France region, the Seine-et-Marne department is famous for its beautiful natural reserves, wonderful towns, palaces and the worldwide famous Disneyland of Paris. If you would like to visit some excellent sights, I suggest you to choose the Seine-et-Marne department. In order to help you finding the best attractions, the following article will serve as your tourist guide to the Seine-et-Marne department. The highlights of the region are the following: Disneyland Paris, ... [ 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 ]

Visit Dordogne’s spectacular castles

Visit Dordogne’s spectacular castles

The beautiful department of Dordogne is situated in the south-western part of France, in the region of Aquitaine. Besides the natural beauty which characterizes the landscapes, the department is well-known among visitors for its wonderful castles. If you love to visit historical building like castles on your holiday, Dordogne is the right choice for you. The most famous castles of Dordogne are the following: Château de Puymartin, Château des Milandes, Château de Castelnaud, Château de... [ read more ]

The best Cathar Castles

The best Cathar Castles

The Cathar Castles are actually fortresses which were built by the French king after the Albigensian Crusade. The term “Cathar Castles” is actually used by the industry of tourism. There are numerous spectacular Cathar Castles, all of them situated in the southern part of France, in the vicinity of Carcassonne. The royal citadels are practically five fortresses resisted numerous assaults. These are magnificent castles which are very attractive to visitors. Château d'Aguilar, Château de P... [ read more ]

The best attractions of Nantes

The best attractions of Nantes

Situated in western France, on the Loire River, the spectacular city of Nantes is a popular tourist attraction. It is the 6th largest city in the country. Nantes is home to numerous stunning buildings and attractions. The Castle of the Dukes of Brittany and the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul are two of the main tourist attractions in the city. There are also numerous churches and basilicas in Nantes. Besides the religious buildings, there are several museums, gardens, parks and other histo... [ read more ]

A tour of the most scenic villages of France

A tour of the most scenic villages of France

France is a beautiful country, also very popular with tourists. If you visit France, you can not miss to visit Paris, its spectacular capital city, they say. But what about the picturesque rural sites of France? There are some fantastic little villages here that evoke the medieval France. These are perfect romantic holiday destinations for couples, but families with children will also adore the peaceful atmosphere, narrow streets and friendly local people. A number of 155 villages of France ha... [ read more ]