Located in the Lot department in Southwest France, Gouffre de Padirac is one of France’s most amazing and most unique natural wonders. It’s also one of the most Essentially, it’s an chasm that runs down to 103 metres (338 ft) deep at which point you can find an underground river. Gouffre de Padirac is one of those popular … Continue Reading

Everybody likes a treat now and then… me included! The thing I like most about treats are that they usually involve something special… something you have always wanted to do, stay, eat or try. On my look-out for nifty hotels, I came across Hotel Petit Moulin in Paris. I immediately fell in love with it! It’s … Continue Reading

Oh, Paris! The wondrous city that seems to capture the imagination of people all around the world! It’s one of those cities that conjures up a sense of magic and adventure – visiting in person only does more to solidify that feeling. I think one of the best things about Paris is how there’s something … Continue Reading

UNESCO World Heritage sites are an unequivocal stamp of prestige and honour on any landmark or tourist attraction. The criteria for being awarded this honour is very stringent. And, rightly so, as these UNESCO World Heritage sites are of cultural and/or physical significance and the instant this designation is placed on a site, it arguably … Continue Reading

With the weather soaring to the mid 30s (°C) in London this week, there is most certainly no denying that summer time is well and truly here! At the time in the UK, pretty much everyone is clear about the fact that it’s time to start planning a getaway to relax, soak up the sun and … Continue Reading

So, I spent last week in France (as you can probably tell from our Instagram) and it was something of a strange week. On one side, I had a rather weird experience (absolutely unrelated to France) which I will share with you once I get round to writing about it properly but on the flip … Continue Reading

Annecy is a commune in the South Eastern area of France and it needs to be added to your travel itinerary tout de suite! (Thank you Google translate for making me look like a classy gent who can speak French…). In any case, rather than go on and on about why you need a trip … Continue Reading

France is as diverse as any country can be, with its Mediterranean coast to the south, its mountainous eastern regions across the Alps to the south-western French Basque Country, France has it all. I wanted to showcase some of my favourite destinations that should be included on every trip to France this year. I have … Continue Reading

Because Paris is always a good idea… but even a good idea can still prove quite expensive! One of the best parts about city life all over the world is the diverse array of ways to keep yourself entertained regardless of your tastes and this definitely holds true in the city of light (and love) … Continue Reading

Mont Saint Michel is a tiny little commune on an island in France and is one of the prettiest places to visit in France. It’s Abbey is famous the world over and it probably comes as no surprise that Mont Saint Michel is a UNESCO World Heritage site (similar to the utterly gorgeous, Saint Emilion). … Continue Reading

Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris needs no introduction. It is one of the most famous landmarks in Paris and one of it’s most visited sights. It is impressive in pictures but even more impressive to see in person. I was going through my photos in Paris from a few months ago and I found these … Continue Reading

One of the most exciting parts of travelling is discovering new and rarely ventured travel destinations that are true gems and offer an experience you can’t get in many other places. This definitely holds true for a lot of French villages. The cities while offering all the mod-cons we have grown accustomed to, sometimes lack that … Continue Reading

Yup! You heard right! 🙂 The south of France is synonymous with beautiful beaches, great weather and I guess a truly decadent lifestyle yet it is also full of so much amazing history and sights. In the interest of full disclosure, I hadn’t really heard much about Nimes until I was looking on SkyScanner.net for … Continue Reading

France has long since been a mainstay for many a holiday makers however most people tend to venture to the same places over and over again, while some of those places are necessary staples of any holiday in France, here’s a list inclusive of said staple destinations and quite a few rarely considered holiday destination! 1.) … Continue Reading