Visiting the wonderful Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

Visiting the wonderful Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

Vallon-Pont-d’Arc is a wonderful commune situated in the southern part of France, in the department of Ardèche. This small, but very attractive village is extremely popular among visitors. During winter months the village is very peaceful, but during summer the number of visitors is about ten-fold the population of Vallon-Pont-d’Arc. You may have already heard about this scenic village, but if you haven’t, the following guide might help you make the final decision about visiting it... [ read more ]

A great fall vacation in the Var department

A great fall vacation in the Var department

The Var department is situated in Southeast France, in Provence. The department was named after the river Var. The region is characterized by spectacular natural beauty. There are some magnificent natural attractions here, not to mention the cultural jewels of Var. The natural attractions of the department include among others the spectacular Canyon du Verdon, Massif de l’Esterel, magnificent vineyards and so on. The cultural attractions are the following: the Fréjus Cathedral, the Thoronet... [ read more ]

Top 5 national parks in France

Top 5 national parks in France

France is a very popular tourist destination. It is not only thanks to the fantastic cities and cultural attractions, but also to the wonderful national attractions. There are numerous natural wonders in the country, much of them being included in spectacular national parks. In the following article there will be presented the top 5 national parks of the country. These parks are the following: the Pyrénées National Park, the Écrins National Park, the Cévennes National Park, the Mercantour ... [ read more ]

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 ]