5 hidden gems in Bastille, Paris

Bastille Day is one of the most iconic national days in the world. Who hasn’t heard about the French Revolution, the storming of the Bastille prison, and the Man in the Iron Mask (or is the latter just a myth?). Few people, Parisians included, realize that many traces of this legendary revolution can still be spotted on, around and...

Paris on a budget: how to spend 48 hours in the capital for €200 or less

Paris: a destination sophisticated, yet familiar. You hum songs about it, read books about it, and watch films set in the City of Lights. Wherever you call home, Paris is pretty much always high up on the must-see destination list. And why not? With stunning architecture, rich history, and no shortage of delicious cuisine, a trip to France’s...

20 Most Beautiful Places in France

It’s easy to get lost in the beauty of France. This famously romantic country offers attractions for adventure-seekers, culture vultures and sun-worshippers alike. France is home to some of the world’s most beautiful natural phenomena and most fascinating historical landmarks. The scope of what France has to offer is very wide. Eiffel Tower

Romantic experiences in Paris for 10 perfectly French dates

Ah, Paris. The City of Light...and the City of Love. The French capital is a tried and true destination for romantic vacations. With a range of enchanting experiences — from champagne atop the Eiffel Tower to intimate meals in cozy bistros — the city has something for every couple to enjoy. Here are ten romantic things to do in...

How to be French: bring a petite piece of France home

French girl walking through a city
So, you’re having a staycation instead of a French vacation… well, why not bring France to you? Follow these simple tips on how to be French and inject a little French culture into your day. Start with an indulgent breakfast Bacon, eggs, oats, yogurt: they’re...

7 wine regions to visit (from your supermarket)

As the bubbles hit your tongue, you swirl your glass and breathe in the perfume of Prosecco. For a moment, you can hear the piazzas of Venice, smell the mozzarella melted over pizza. If you open your eyes, you know you’re in your living room — very possibly in your pyjamas — but for now, you’re there;...

5 fun facts you didn’t know about the Eiffel Tower

What’s the first thing you think of when you think of Paris? Probably the Eiffel Tower. In a city filled with iconic sites, this attraction might be the most famous of all. Read these facts to learn more about the history of this world-renowned landmark. 1. What’s...