Choosing a Place to Stay in France

Choosing a Place to Stay in France

April 15, 2015 - Posted by Linda
From elaborately furnished rooms in charming rural castles to simple tents at beach-side campsites, you will find accommodations to suit every taste and budget. In order to help you to decide where to stay during your visit to France, here is a round-up of the five most popular types of accommodations. 
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7 Absolute Must-See Attractions in Paris, France

7 Absolute Must-See Attractions in Paris, France

March 10, 2015 - Posted by Linda
A person's first trip to Paris may seem overwhelming at first: the city is packed with enough history, beauty, and culture to last anyone a lifetime.
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Getaways in France: Best Charming Hotels for Autumn

Getaways in France: Best Charming Hotels for Autumn

September 02, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
Autumn is nearly upon us, vacationers! The leaves will soon be golden, the air more crisp. You’ll be taking your sweaters out of storage; hotels will begin charging their “off-season” rates. What better way to welcome the season than by taking a short break in France? 
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The Loire Valley’s Most Beautiful Villages

The Loire Valley’s Most Beautiful Villages

July 23, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
The Loire Valley is best known for its world-renowned vineyards and wine, but what of the towns and villages themselves?
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Short Break at Vaison-la-Romaine : Day 3

Short Break at Vaison-la-Romaine : Day 3

July 14, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
After the tour of Hotel Burrhus, I bid au revoir once again to Laurence and go in search of the Roman bridge that leads to the medieval town. 
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Hotel Burrhus Vaison-la-Romaine : interview

Hotel Burrhus Vaison-la-Romaine : interview

July 14, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
Back at Hotel Burrhus, I take my bread and olives onto the terrace to have lunch. The merchants in the square are packing up; the market begins the process of closing at one o’clock and is completely dismantled by two.
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Short Break at Vaison-la-Romaine : Day 2

Short Break at Vaison-la-Romaine : Day 2

July 12, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
So often sleeping in a strange bed is uncomfortable, but not at Hotel Burrhus: I have no back-ache this morning, and I rise with energy. At the reception, Laurence, the owner, greets me and asks if I would like coffee ...
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Short Break at Vaison-la-Romaine : Day 1

Short Break at Vaison-la-Romaine : Day 1

July 10, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
The road to Vaison from Orange is narrow and winding. The bus takes us through tree-lined alleyways and past vibrantly green vineyards. For most of the drive, we’ve had a spectacular view
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Corsica's most beautiful villages

Corsica's most beautiful villages

June 30, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
Whether nestled around an inlet, perched high on a mountain, or sprawled across a cliff, each of the villages of Corsica has its own unique flavor. In the varied landscapes of the island, you might find a small fishing town or a thriving tourist destination founded in the Middle Ages.

One thing is for sure, Corsica is not lacking for scenic views.
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Aquitaine’s most beautiful villages

Aquitaine’s most beautiful villages

June 24, 2014 - Posted by Hayley
Many of Aquitaine’s villages have been certified as Les plus beaux villages de France. This is no accident. Often situated in the valleys and on the cliffs surrounding the Dordogne River, the medieval towns in this region have a distinct look and a unique history.

Each with distinctive architecture, these towns’ populations rarely exceed 500, adding to their quaint charm.
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