Where are the Best Family Ski Destinations in France?

Where are the Best Family Ski Destinations in France?
France has always been home to some of the best ski destinations in the world, and that reputation is yet to falter. With something for everyone, from groups of young people to more mature couples and even solo skiers, France is the place to go. The skiing season really only gets underway in the New Year, so why not soften the blow of a long, cold winter in the office with a ski break to France? There are plenty of all inclusive ski holidays to France, where you can enjoy a superb family Read more [...]

How to spend a weekend in Paris

How to spend a weekend in Paris
Whenever I think about Paris I think of a Henry James, “Paris is the greatest temple ever built to material joys and the lust of the eyes.”  A simple yet revealing quote, Paris was built to excite the senses, not just the eyes; the full throttle pace of life in Paris has to be seen to be believed. Another great way to burn a few additional days in France is to take up the option of all the amazing Day trips from Paris too. Paris suffers from an embarrassment of riches, cafes, restaurants, Read more [...]

Parisian Christmas Traditions

Parisian Christmas Traditions
The City of Light always shines brighter around the holiday season. Even the Eiffel tower seems more sparkling than usual. Meander under the fairytale lights wrapped around the tree branches. Wander though the Christmas markets and pick up unique crafts for your loved ones. Ooh and ahh at the fantastical works made from light and ice. Indulge yourself with Christmas themed treats. Paris has many magical moments in store. Walk along the Avenue des Champs-Élysées The City of Light unsurprisingly Read more [...]

3 Strange Things to See in France

3 Strange Things to See in France
For those tired of the usual tourist haunts in France, mix up your trip with more curious and exotic fare, find something unusual, forget the backpackers lodges and hit up holiday villas in France. These three strange attractions will turn a museum trip, outdoor stroll, and dinner into an interesting affair.   Le Musée des Arts Forains (The Museum of Carnival Art) This magical display of carnival delight is only open to the public every December—the rest of the year it is shut away only Read more [...]

Renting a House in the South of France

Renting a House in the South of France
An uncorked bottle of wine sits on a round wooden table next to two empty glasses. The sound of splashing from the pool in front of the house can be heard in the distance. This dream can all too easily become a reality. The South of France is not only close, but it is also more affordable than you might think, especially if you are travelling off-season The best way to do it is renting a nice family home. An old family farm for instance, which has been tastefully converted. You might even choose Read more [...]