Category: France

travel tips for France

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Checking in: Chateau de Chailly, Bourgogne

You take a 16th century medieval fortress (which is classified as a historical monument) and turn it into a four star golf hotel. The result? Chateau de Chailly in the heart of France’s #1 wine region, Burgundy. But how’s it…

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Checking in at Les Marmottes in Les Gets: An Alpine Paradise

For decades, Les Gets has been a European favorite amongst winter sport enthusiasts, and maybe especially those with an infinity for French culture and idyllic mountain settings. But how’s it like during summer? And where should you stay to truly enjoy the beautiful…

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Top 5 patisseries in Paris

Paris sets the standard for many things, and gourmet desserts are no exception. In this culinary paradise, pastry shops are constantly improving and reinventing their sweet treats. From creativity to style; here are the top 5 patisseries in Paris. By Delilah…

Winter holiday: 6 amazing destinations

Whether you’re a fan of surfing or skiing, exotic or traditional holidays, we’ve gathered six interesting destinations for your coming winter holiday.    Hot & sunny South Africa Destinations in the Southern half of the globe are generally hot and…

In front of La Parare

Exploring the French Riviera with Côte d’Azur Autrement: Part II

So many words and pictures rushes through my mind when thinking about my latest trip to the French riviera. Still, it’s not an easy task to describe the beauty and diversity of this region, cause Nice and Cannes offers so much more than just beaches and…

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Exploring the French Riviera with Côte d’Azur Autrement: Part I

So many words and pictures rushes through my mind when thinking about my latest trip to the French riviera. Still, it’s not an easy task to describe the beauty and diversity of this region, cause Nice and Cannes offers so much more than just beaches and…

5 must-do’s when in Nice, France

When traveling through the South of France, you will notice that Nice is so much more than just beaches and restaurants. Here are 5 things you have to do when visiting Nice.    Morning coffee in the Old Town Nothing…

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Top 3 ski destinations in the Alps

If you are dreaming about going on a luxurious ski vacation this season, you have come to the right place! We love the feeling of skiing in the fresh snow followed by some serious self-indulgence. Sit back and enjoy the ride…

My European top 5: France

Although many countries and cultures have captured my heart through time, there’s a handful, which I keep returning to. Read on for some European travel inspiration. Third one on the list is France! Why France? To travel from the North…

Ladurée: The must-try bakery when in Paris

If there’s one pastry shop or café you have to visit in Paris, it has to be Ladurée. World-famous for its colorful macarons and pastel tarts, this adorable patisserie saw the light of day at 16 rue Royale in 1862….