The most scenic cities in the French Alps

The most scenic cities in the French Alps

France's lavender fields and pleasant, gentle hill slopes are only one side of the coin, and despite their popularity with the lovers of the great outdoors, they are nowhere near as famous and visited as the mountains of the country. With craggy outcrops, proud cliffs, verdant forests and rivers that range from tame to the wildest on the planet, French mountains have the perfect combination of fun, novelty and excitement for travelers of all kinds. The French Alps in particular have drawn ho... [ read more ]

The most amazing natural wonders in France

The most amazing natural wonders in France

The France you see on postcards might be more along the lines of glamorous cities, scenic villages and the occasional countryside picture from the southern regions, but there is more to France's natural wonders than that. It's not difficult to get a glimpse of France's natural beauties, they are not hidden from plain view in any way. If you can afford to take a break from the wealth of cultural attractions that France lays on its visitors, take a trip to the wild side of the country and bask... [ read more ]