Travel Guide

Avignon is a quintessential example of the beauty and history in Provence – and a perfect destination for people who are venturing outside of Paris for the first time. So, what do you say – let’s see if we can get you there, and ensure you have fun once you […]


France has long offered winter enthusiasts some of the best skiing in the world. With ski holiday packages to France, travelers can enjoy an affordable snow trip to Europe, as the Alps provide a wide range of skiing opportunities. Here are five of the best places to ski in France. […]

5 of the Best Places To Ski In France

I’ll tell you right up front: I don’t drive. But I have had the good fortune of going on three road trips through France with friends who love driving. And, just for you, I’ve been taking notes on our combined observations, so you’ll be prepared for your own epic French […]

Tips For Driving In France

You may not be a fan of vacation packages and organized holiday tours. Heck, I wasn’t. But after doing some extensive research on the best France tours, and seeing just how sophisticated and downright interesting they are, I have to admit I’ve changed my mind. Check out these France tours […]

Fascinating Tours of France

French castles are the all-in-one destination – you’ve got history, art, architecture, and nature (sometimes harnessed, sometimes savage). You can see a couple a day, or pack a picnic and choose one for a daylong trip. And there’s always plenty of room for the kids to run around. But although […]

Amazing Castles in France [PHOTOS]

While Lourdes is well known to millions of religious pilgrims, it’s often overlooked by secular travelers. But you don’t have to believe the story of the Marian apparition, or even be religious, to enjoy a trip to Lourdes. In case you don’t know the religious history of Lourdes, in 1858 […]

Visiting Lourdes

Although Bordeaux is a popular destination, for many travelers it can seem just so darn far from everything (“everything” = Paris and Provence). And, although people do know about the city and oenophiles make the pilgrimage to the region’s yummiest vineyards, there’s a lot of “but what else is there […]

Side Trips from Bordeaux