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 ]

The best French festivals in August

The best French festivals in August

If you think that the Tour de France is the only exciting event to take place in France in summer, think again. There are tons of festivals that await you in the summer months, and many of them are just as exciting as the famous Tour de France, and even more so if you are not interested in cycling to begin with. There's an eclectic selection of French festivals or you to choose from, ranging from opera music to gourmet cuisine and sports. So if you travel to France this summer, here are some... [ read more ]