Situated in Northern France, Lille is a lesser-known hub for train travel, particularly to nearby countries, as well as destinations within France. Not to mentioned, it’s worth visiting Lille for it’s wealth of museums, culture, and beautiful architecture, plus it’s proximity to the WWI battle fields. While Paris is an obvious transportation hub, traveling from Lille will allow you to avoid the insanity that can be travel to, from and within Paris.
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May 4, 2015
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.
April 30, 2015
With no drastic temperature swings and a convenient location in northern France, there’s never a bad time to visit Lille. But Lille in the spring is beautiful, and there’s plenty to see and do.
April 20, 2015
Museums are a part of any travel experience, and Toulouse is no exception. Make sure not to miss our top picks for museums in Toulouse.
April 13, 2015
The city’s winter winds can bite, and summer can be sweltering, which is why visiting Lyon in spring is the perfect time and place.
April 6, 2015
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.