Château Accommodations in the Loire Valley

Loire Valley Chateau Accommodations

The Loire Valley is conveniently located in central France. Known for its lively towns, fantastic wines and rich history, the region is home to over 300 castles. Today many castles in the area are private homes and others are government… Read moreChâteau Accommodations in the Loire Valley

Loire Valley Vineyard Accommodations

Loire Valley Vineyards by JPC24M on Flickr

9 Amazing Vineyard Accommodations (Chateaux, Hotels and B&B’s) in the Loire Valley of France   1. Domaine des Bidaudieres  Rue du Peu Morier, 37210, Vouvray, France   +33 (0) 2 47 52 66 85 Pet-Friendly: NoWheelchair Accessible: Yes This elegant XVIII… Read moreLoire Valley Vineyard Accommodations

Free Attractions in Paris: Culture & History

Free Cultural and Historical Attractions in Paris While most things in Paris are expensive, these free cultural and historical attractions are both impressive and easy on the wallet. Nicolas Flamel’s Home 51 rue de Montmorency, 3rd Arrondissement Nicolas Flamel built… Read moreFree Attractions in Paris: Culture & History

Free Attractions in Paris: Museums

Free Museums in Paris There are many free museums in Paris. All museums run by the city of Paris are always free. Payment is not required, however, some museums will encourage donations. The first Sunday of the month, admission is… Read moreFree Attractions in Paris: Museums

Free Attractions in Paris: Parks, Gardens & Outdoors

Free Outdoor Attractions in Paris

Free Parks, Gardens and Outdoor Attractions in Paris Paris doesn’t always have to be expensive. The metropolitan city of Paris has many free public parks, gardens and outdoor attractions to enjoy year round. Parc du Champ de Mars 2 Allée… Read moreFree Attractions in Paris: Parks, Gardens & Outdoors

Free Attractions in Paris: Markets & Shopping

Free Attractions in Paris

Free Markets and Shopping Attractions in Paris    Paris doesn’t always have to be expensive. There are plenty of ways to spend time in the French capital without breaking the bank. Browsing through the markets and shopping attractions is a wonderful way to… Read moreFree Attractions in Paris: Markets & Shopping

Free Things to See in Paris: Churches & Cemeteries

Free Churches and Cemeteries in Paris   Not everything in Paris is expensive. Many historic churches and cemeteries in Paris are free for visitors year-round. Check out the following guide to these must-see attractions.    Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris 6… Read moreFree Things to See in Paris: Churches & Cemeteries

Weekend Trips from Paris

A guide to weekend trips from Paris to other areas of France France is a fantastic country to explore. Each region has its own distinct landscape and unique appeal. With the capital city located at the center of northern France,… Read moreWeekend Trips from Paris

The Best Steak-Frites in Paris

Robert et Louise Photo by John Weiss on Flickr

  Steak-Frites is one of France’s signature dishes, and always my first meal off the plane.  The following restaurants aren’t just well rated but are known specifically for their superbly cooked steaks and perfectly golden frites.     Le Relais de… Read moreThe Best Steak-Frites in Paris