Travel to France

Get insider travel tips on visiting France from a local. Explore the History of France and dive into its culture and hidden gems :   

Whether it is your first time coming solo, or a family with kids, we will explore the off-the-beaten-path and tell you what you should see, and what you shouldn’t miss.

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Visiting Albi in Occitanie, France

On the banks of the Tarn river in a corner of south-east France, is the medieval town of Albi. Located in the Occitanie region of France, it is a beautiful city to visit, its streets are lined with impressively old…


Visit Grenoble: the Capital of the Alps

The Rhône-Alpes region in France is known for its beautiful mountains, spectacular scenery, and stunning cities. One such gem is the town of Grenoble, which is located at the northern edge of the Alps mountains. Located in the Isère department,…


Eating Nougat in Montélimar (Drôme)

The small town of Montélimar is not one that a lot of foreign tourists flock to. Located in the Drôme department in the region of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, it is charming little town surrounded by the natural landscapes of Gorges de l'Ardèche…


Hanging Houses of Pont-en-Royans (Isère)

Deep in the Isère Valley in France, at the foot of the Massif du Vercors Regional Natural Park is the tiny town of Pont-en-Royans. Voted one of the plus beaux village (meaning "most beautiful village") in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alps region, Pont-en-Royans…


Visit Jardin des Plantes in Paris

Right in the heart of Paris in the 5th arrondissement is a large botanical garden, called Jardin des Plantes, which also features 4 large galleries holding specimens of all types of animals. Known as Paris’ oldest botanical garden, it is…


17 Best Museums in Paris you shouldn’t miss

Paris is an exceptionally rich city with regards to history and culture. So it is no surprise that there are so many museums in Paris. From art galleries to historical museums, with over 130 different museums, Paris has something for…


Panthéon in Paris: What to see inside

One of the most iconic monuments in Paris, the Panthéon was intended to be a church located in the 5th arrondissement, in the heart of Paris. The best laid plans however, can change. Built in the 17th century, it was…