Visit the historic town of Tours

Visit the historic town of Tours

The spectacular historic town of Tours is situated in the central part of France. It is the capital of the department of Indre-et-Loire. Not only the city itself is an attractive destination, but the surrounding area named Touraine. There are dozens of amazing buildings and landmarks in the historic town of Tours, including its spectacular town hall, its magnificent St Gatien Cathedral, the Museum of Fine Arts of Tours, the spectacular building of the Hôtel Goüin, the botanical garden of t... [ read more ]

A visitor guide to Colmar

A visitor guide to Colmar

The scenic little village of Colmar is notable for its well-preserved historic town centre and buildings. It is home to dozens of outstanding landmarks (all are architectural jewels) and its fantastic museums. The commune is situated in the beautiful region of Alsace, being one of its most picturesque destinations. The beautiful commune of Colmar was founded in the 9th century. A visit to this tiny commune makes surely a great holiday. If you visit Strasbourg, take your time and make that al... [ read more ]

Top 5 attractions of Lille

Top 5 attractions of Lille

The attractive city of Lille is situated in Northern France, near the border with Belgium. The city lies on the Deûle River. It is considered the fourth largest metropolitan area of France. Lille is a spectacular city with numerous tourist attractions, of which many are architectural jewels influenced by Flemish architecture. These building were made of red and brown bricks. The houses are also magnificent, wearing the same characteristics. The fantastic attractions of Lille include the follo... [ read more ]

Must see fashion museums in France

Must see fashion museums in France

There are a large number of museums in France. Most of them are arts museums, including gorgeous collections of paintings, drawings, statues or sculptures. You can also find in France different themed museums, including technology, music, literature and so on. But have you heard about the interesting food or fashion museums of France? If you hadn’t, read on, because in the following article there will be presented the best fashion museums of the country. As we all know, France is worldwide f... [ 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 guide to the wonderful city of Toulouse

A guide to the wonderful city of Toulouse

Toulouse is a very attractive city located in the Haute-Garonne department, in southwestern France. It is situated about 590 km away from Paris, lying on the banks of the River Garonne, half-way between the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. Toulouse was the capital of the province of Languedoc. It is now the capital of the Midi-Pyrénées region and also of the Haute-Garonne department. There are dozens of attractions and things to do in the wonderful city of Toulouse. Ranging from so... [ read more ]

Child-friendly holiday to Paris

Child-friendly holiday to Paris

Paris is one of the world’s most popular destinations for couples. It is one of the most romantic towns in the world, being a perfect honeymoon destination. But what if someone would like to visit Paris with children? The town isn’t the perfect choice just for couples, it also has a family-friendly side. There are spectacular and numerous things to do and to see for kids here. Besides some historic attractions that children would also enjoy to visit, there are numerous pony rides, carousel... [ read more ]

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 ]

Visitor’s guide to the attractions of Lyon

Visitor’s guide to the attractions of Lyon

Situated in the east-central part of France, in the Rhône-Alpes region, Lyon is well-known for its historical and architectural landmarks. It is not surprising that the wonderful city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lyon is also considered the capital of gastronomy in France. The city has a significant role in the history of cinema, as Auguste and Louis Lumière invented the cinematographe in Lyon. The city is also known for its famous light festival called "Fete des Lumieres" which occurs o... [ read more ]

The best sights in Orléans

The best sights in Orléans

The wonderful city of Orléans is located in north-central France, on the Loire River, about 130 km southwest of Paris. Being one of the medieval France’s richest cities, Orléans had always been a strategic point of the Loire. Today the town is a well-known destination for tourists. Its university, founded in 1309, also contributes to the city's prestige. There are several tourist attractions in the city, such as museums, parks, churches, galleries, the well-known cathedral and so on. If yo... [ read more ]