The fantastic Futuroscope theme park

The fantastic Futuroscope theme park

A great day-out option for the family is visiting a theme park. There are innumerable fascinating theme parks all over the world. There are several Disneyland parks in numerous cities, not to mention the UK’s Alton Towers, the Swedish Liseberg, Legoland Windsor, numerous water parks and so on. France is home to some fascinating theme parks, too, including the world famous Disneyland Paris, the fantastic Puy du Fou, Nausicaa in Boulogne-sur-Mer, the Futuroscope and so on. In the following gu... [ read more ]

Visit the historic town of Poitiers

Visit the historic town of Poitiers

One of the most scenic historic towns of France, Poitiers is situated in the region of Poitou-Charentes. Lying on the river Clain, the tiny town is famous for its architectural remains, picturesque streets and religious sights. If you are planning a journey to this beautiful region, I suggest you to visit the historic town of Poitiers! In order to help you find the best attractions of the town, below I will present you some of these: Saint-Pierre Cathedral, the Palace of Poitiers, the Notre-... [ read more ]

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 ]

 Top things to do in Poitou Charentes region

Top things to do in Poitou Charentes region

When it comes to France everyone tends to think about Paris, the Cote d'Azure or Cannes, however the country has got so many other - more or less - hidden treasures. One of these pearls is the beautiful region of  Poitou Charentes that offers amazing cultural, adventure and gourmet experiences to all travelers. There are so many reasons why you should visit this nice land on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean that one cannot collect all of them. Instead, here is a nice video and the top th... [ read more ]

The best city break destinations in France

The best city break destinations in France

When you have only a few days to travel, it's more important than ever to pick the right destination. You will want something really exciting, otherwise you short break will feel like it was wasted, and you need a destination that it just the perfect size to be explored and taken advantage of in a day or two. If you are planning on escaping to France for a city break, there are hundreds of destinations you could choose - there is no one perfect destination, there are several of them! If you ... [ read more ]

Top 5 theme parks in France

Top 5 theme parks in France

Theme parks are not exclusively for kids, and even as an adult you can enjoy them a great deal. But when you're traveling with kids, going to a theme park is the most surefire way to avoid them getting bored. France is a great place for culture and history, but if you want some lighter entertainment that even small kids will enjoy, then take a day off to visit a theme park, or even two. There are lots of exciting theme parks in France, some completely wacky, and others educational. Here are our ... [ read more ]

Top 5 family attractions in France

Top 5 family attractions in France

Visiting France with your family can be an awesome experience, but like with any family trip, you need to decide in advance where to go. Traveling with kids is more difficult than solo or couple travel, because they get bored easily, and unless you want to put up with their whining you had better make sure you're taking them someplace interesting. Fortunately, there is no lack of family-friendly destinations in France, so you can plan your itinerary before you go. Here are the top 5 family a... [ read more ]