While Paris may be the obvious top-choice for visitors in France, Toulouse, in the southwestern Midi-Pyrenees region, offers tons to see and do – and it’s a great base from which to further explore this beautiful part of France. Here are the things you should absolutely not miss when visiting the Pink City, Toulouse.
While all of France is beautiful, its beauty lies in the uniqueness of the regions and their capital cities. It’s what makes Strasbourg such a shocking delight to those for whom Paris equals France. But even better are day trips from Strasbourg, which yield yet more exciting discoveries for the traveler. Here are a few of our favorites.
In this guide, we’ve handpicked the very best of what makes Paris so special — both on and off the beaten path — so you can travel like an insider in Paris!
The region of Burgundy isn’t just about the famous wine that comes from there; there’s a lot of history and plenty of natural beauty to enjoy as well. Here are our suggestions for the most beautiful villages in Burgundy to add to your next itinerary.
Monaco is a great day trip – whether you’re in nearby Nice, over the border in Italy, or even on a shore excursion from a Mediterranean cruise. But although there is plenty to see and do, it can be a little strange to navigate this tiny country. Set into cliffs that head straight down to the port, there aren’t any sweeping views except of the sea in front of you, and you always kind up on the various sightseeing spots, instead of seeing them from afar. This can all change, however, in under ten minutes – when you see Monaco by helicopter.