Rural destinations in France

As many of us are aware, France is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Its combination of art, culture, history and stunning back drops has helped cement itself as a dream location for many of us to visit, but in many cases, this is to experience the more well known areas of …

What to do in Val de Marne

Val de Marne is a department located in the Ile de France region, close to Paris, and named after the Marne River that runs through the area. Although the region is popular with commuters, Val de Marne is not just home to new towns and motorways into Paris. You can enjoy walks by the riverside, …

City breaks in France

Strasbourg The beautiful city of Strasbourg lies to the east of France and borders Germany – thus it has elements of both French and German culture. The city plays a prominent role in European Political Administration, as it is the home of the European Parliament, and home to many diplomats and impressive buildings with conference …

Beach resorts in France

There are many reasons to visit the wonderful country of France. If it is pure relaxation and abandonment at a sunny coastal location you are looking for, then look no further! The North, West and South of France provide wonderful beach resorts where you can enjoy the sun and sand without a care in the …

Ski resorts in France

With the exception of Chamonix, the most lively ski resorts in France are undoubtedly those in the Trois VallĂ©es ski area – Meribel, Courchevel, La Tania, Les Menuires-Saint Martin, Val Thorens and Orelle. Over the years, these villages have become well trodden tourist routes for skiers all over the world and as a result a …

Wine regions in France

Any beginner wine enthusiast should learn that great wine is produced only under hospitable environmental conditions. There are several great wine-producing regions of the world whose reputation is far from hype – these are the areas in which grapes are grown in optimal weather conditions, which produces top quality wines. Here is an introduction to …

Top 10 places to visit in France

France is famous for romance, wine and art. So if you are in the mood for some love and culture your trip to France is going to be magnifique. The country is absolutely beautiful. Romance intoxicates the air you breathe and it will make you fall in love with everything and everyone you meet.