Posts Categorized: France

Top 4 Beaches of Nice

Nice Beach

Visiting the French city of Nice has countless perks but one of the most important one of them is unquestionably the possibility to bask in the brilliance and the scintillation of the Mediterranean Sea. Situated proudly upon the Azure Coast (Côte d’Azur), Nice is one of the most coveted (we have to also say “nicest”… Read more »

Visit Nice – The Mediterranean Beauty

With an urban population of over 1 million, Nice is the fifth most populous city in France after Paris, Marseille, Lyon and Toulouse. Nicknamed “Nice la Belle” (meaning “Nice the Beautiful”), it stretches upon an area of 72 square kilometres (over 721 if we consider the entire urban area). Situated proudly upon the French Riviera,… Read more »

Visit Toulouse – The Pink City

With a metropolitan population of over 1.2 million, Toulouse is both the largest city and the capital of central Southern France (as well as the department of Haute-Garonne). Located not far from the Mediterranean Sea (only approximately 150 kilometres away), Toulouse is a coveted tourist attraction in its entirety. It is also the fourth-largest city… Read more »

Visit Bordeaux – The Pearl of Aquitaine

Visit Bordeaux Boasting with the title of being the largest UNESCO-listed urban World Heritage site, Bordeaux has the highest number of well-preserved historical buildings and monuments in France, after Paris. With its beautiful, pedestrian-only Old Town, wealth of neoclassical architecture and world-class wine, Bordeaux should be high on your bucket list. This port city, capital… Read more »

Visit Marseille – The Mediterranean Ancient

The location where Marseille was built had been inhabited since 28.000 BC (as cave paintings reveal). This makes it one of the oldest settlements in Europe and of France. Marseille is located in the south part of France and it is the capital of the Bouches-du-Rhône department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. With its metropolitan population… Read more »

Visit Paris – The City of Lights

Paris is quite possibly one of the most renowned cities of the world with its scintillating lights and important landmarks. A widely-romanticised metropolis, Paris has been home to many important events throughout history. Situated on an area encompassing over 105 square kilometres, the pride of France boasts with a staggering metropolitan population of over 12… Read more »

Visit Annecy – Venice of the Alps

Lake Annecy

Annecy is snow-capped mountain scenery, charming little cobbled lanes and pastel-coloured houses nestled away in south-eastern France by Lake Annecy; calling it one of the most beautiful towns in Europe is surely not an overstatement. Situated in the north of the French Alps in the Haute-Savoie region, its medieval town centre is cut by small,… Read more »