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Clermont-Ferrand: Yes, France Has Volcanoes
Other than Paris, it seems like the most popular destinations in France run along its borders – Normandy, Brittany, the South of France, and the Alps. But almost smack in the middle of France is the oft-overlooked Clermont-Ferrand, nestled there in the Massif Central. Let’s take a look at this […]

Clermont-Ferrand: Yes, France Has Volcanoes




If you’re thinking of taking a ferry from France to England or Ireland – or vice-versa – it’s a good idea to get there the night before, stay overnight and get a fresh start the next day. Also, it’s a great way to get in another city visit on your […]

Hotels Near France Ferry Ports


5 Places to Go in France in 2012
  France is kind of a dream place, is’nt?  Whether you’re looking for a honeymoon destination, a full-on yearly vacation or just a quick getaway, here are my top picks for the five best places in France to go. Ladies and gentlemen, start your (booking) engines! Best French Road Trip Destination: […]

5 Places to Go in France




France Travel Tips
Bonne Année! Here at WhyGo we’re excited about how much the France Travel Guide has grown – and we thank you sincerely for joining us in 2011 as we discover all of the breathtaking adventures France as to offer. If you’re new to the site – or if you’re just […]

Best of WhyGo France Travel Guide 2011



France 3-Day Itinerary: French Riviera
If you’re taking a 10-day vacation to Paris, there is perhaps no greater 3-day side trip than to the French Riviera – the “other France.” At once nothing like France and yet quintessentially French, the Côte d’Azur is a user-friendly region that gives any vacation to France a certain jet-setting […]

France 3-Day Itinerary: French Riviera



France 3-Day Itinerary: Loire Valley
A Loire Valley 3-day trip is an experience in full immersion into Frenchness, and a must-do for any Francophile. It’s beautiful any time of year, but the Châteaux gardens really should be seen in late spring and summer. (That being said, there is a case to be made for Fall […]

France 3-Day Itinerary: Loire Valley