The best rural escapes in France

The best rural escapes in France

If you are looking for a great autumn holiday and you consider France might be a great destination, why don’t you immerse yourself in the rural area? There are numerous areas in France which are famous for their rural beauties. The French Jura, Forêt de Compiègne, Limousin, Gers and the Drôme are just five places for the best rural escapes in France. All of these regions are famous rural areas. It will be hard for you to choose one. Whatever you’d choose, you will surely have part of ... [ read more ]

Your guide to the region of Limousin

Your guide to the region of Limousin

As one of the 27 regions of France, Limousin is situated in the south-western part of the country, mainly in the Massif Central which gives the area some picturesque landscapes. Limousin is a beautiful region with some fantastic towns and villages, including Brive-la-Gaillarde, Limoges, Ussel, Tulle, Guéret, Saint-Junien and others. Visiting this astonishing area is with no doubt a fantastic holiday option. In case you prefer smaller towns or villages instead of huge and noisy cities, this ar... [ read more ]

The most interesting traditional French dishes

The most interesting traditional French dishes

French cuisine is famous worldwide, and countless upscale restaurants compete when it comes to producing the daintiest, tastiest, most exquisite French dishes. But traditional French cuisine can be quite different from what you find on your plate at an expensive restaurant. Instead of the small, intricate portions that you usually get in these restaurants, the traditional dishes served up by small, family restaurants or local eateries are heartier and sometimes even stranger than their upsca... [ read more ]