The most beautiful settlements in Poitou-Charentes

The most beautiful settlements in Poitou-Charentes

The wonderful region of Poitou-Charentes can be found in the western part of France, having access to the Atlantic Ocean. The capital city of the region is the beautiful Poitiers which is home to dozens of visitor attractions, including churches and other types of sights. Besides, there are other towns and communes in Poitou-Charentes which are very attractive for tourists. Every major town is with no doubt worth visiting! In the following guide I will present you the most beautiful settl... [ read more ]

The picturesque port cities of France

The picturesque port cities of France

France has a rich maritime history, and at some point in the past, French fleets could easily rival any one of the most powerful fleets in the world. The French built colonies across seas and oceans, fought battles on water, and developed a considerable fishing industry. But the bottom line is that there are quite a few port towns scattered over the coasts of France, some of them centuries and millennia old. If you've ever dreamed of sailing on the high seas, or if you're just fascinated by ... [ read more ]