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Paris, France

USA | Sat, 14 Oct 2017 | By bombardo-family | Views [784] | Comments [1]

As soon as we arrive to a new destination we almost always head to our accommodations by either walking, bus, subway, or tram. In Paris, we went by subway. It was very crowded and we were up against each other on both subway lines we had to take. It ... Read more >

Tags: eiffel tower, europe, france, nomads, paris, world travelers

Tips for Visiting the French Riviera on a Budget

FRANCE | Mon, 21 Aug 2017 | By vantastic_sa | Views [373]

This summer I went to the south of France to celebrate my 30th birthday with Turner aka American Travel Blogger . We started off in Juan Les Pins staying at Hotel Belle Rives, a famous hotel that was once the villa of Great Gatsby author F. Scott Fitzgerald.... Read more >

Tags: beaches, cote dazur, france, south of france

Anticipation of Travel

USA | Sat, 18 Mar 2017 | By belkis | Views [651]

Hello everyone, This entry is just to start the blog. I have always loved to travel and last year I was lucky to find really inexpensive tickets to Europe. This lead to buying tickets that will take us into Paris, where we'll spend 6 days, then ... Read more >

Tags: europe, france, greece, italy, travel with kids

6 Days and Counting!!!!!!

USA | Fri, 24 Jun 2016 | By travelingherbie | Views [442] | Comments [2]

The excitement is finally setting in! I have 3 days of work left to get through but I plan on being mostly packed by the end of the weekend so I don't have to stress about that also next week. Watching the movie Under the Tuscan Sun and it is making ... Read more >

Tags: france, italy, switzerland

Somm into the Bottle – A Medoc Winery Region Adventure

FRANCE | Tue, 10 May 2016 | By the_life_of_lady_laura | Views [655]

It is said that what makes one’s favourite wine is whether, “it tastes good”. With a week spare before starting my new job, I took up the opportunity to visit Bordeaux, which is perhaps the best red wine region in the world. So, ... Read more >

Tags: bordeaux, chateau, france, medoc, red wine, winery

Cascades du Dard

FRANCE | Tue, 20 Oct 2015 | By elcastleberry | Views [562]

The trail turned sharply left, away from the highway. Within moments, the roar of passing trucks was muted, then swallowed by the heavy fog that engulfed the Chamonix Valley. The forest floor was a carpet of wet moss over boulders, an undulating sea ... Read more >

Tags: fog, forest, france, hiking, mountains, outdoors, waterfalls

The Crown Jewel of Chamonix: The Aiguille du Midi

FRANCE | Mon, 5 Oct 2015 | By elcastleberry | Views [561]

In a shining moment of mature glory, I drank two cups of coffee on an empty stomach and raced up to freezing temperatures and thin air at an altitude of 3,842 meters, where I promptly started running up flights of stairs, fueled by excitement and adrenaline.... Read more >

Tags: altitude, cable car, france, hiking, mountains, outdoors, snow

Parisian autumn sweetness

FRANCE | Sun, 4 Oct 2015 | By marinamorais | Views [333]

It was a beautiful and refreshing autumn morning. We left our tiny rented apartment at Quartier Latin and walked to Jardin du Luxembourg, jackets off. The three of us had to do our best to resist the fabulous smells coming from the plenty café... Read more >

Tags: budget trip, eurotrip, france, jardin du luxembourg, montmartre, paris, quartier latin

House Sitting Alpacas in the South of France

FRANCE | Sat, 26 Sep 2015 | By jcave | Views [414]

Over the past few years, I’ve house sat throughout Europe. Every house sitting job has been an adventure, but of all of them the most memorable has to be the one where I looked after 18 alpacas.   House sitting, for those not in the know, ... Read more >

Tags: france, house sitting

Lyon, France

FRANCE | Tue, 22 Sep 2015 | By elcastleberry | Views [638]

 Lyon was not a city on my (long) list of travel destinations. Were it not for the easy, cheap train from Rolle coupled with the easy, cheap flight from Madrid for Chris, I doubt I ever would have found myself here. In looking for a place to meet ... Read more >

Tags: cities, europe, france, markets, surprises

Yvoire, France

FRANCE | Sun, 6 Sep 2015 | By elcastleberry | Views [384]

Last night, as I strolled through Lausanne with Sarina, Craig and Baby Malia, I felt the blissful, sudden on-set of euphoria that always appears shortly after I begin a new adventure. These moments are precious: the early stages of travel when bonds ... Read more >

Tags: castles, ferry, france, freedom, languages

Photos: Paris at my feet

FRANCE | Fri, 29 May 2015 | By livonne | Photo Gallery

A photographer's dream
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Tags: eiffel tower, france, notre dame, paris

Lost in the Belle Country

FRANCE | Thu, 28 May 2015 | By naturewarrior | Views [455]

The view outside the glass window was breathtaking. Fields with plants which names I never knew, small houses with red roofs like cherries adorning the sand-colour walls, small winding roads that scream “visit me, you’d never find something ... Read more >

Tags: france, lost, paris, pontoise

Photos: Sightings of the Southern Eurasian gnome

ITALY | Sun, 19 Apr 2015 | By gnome-san | Photo Gallery

See if you can find the Eurasian gnome in these pictures
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Tags: france, gnome, italy, turkey

Buy Trip Insurance -- Just in Case

FRANCE | Sun, 8 Mar 2015 | By babsliness | Views [687] | Comments [1]

“Just in Case”  (Val d'Isere, France -- February, 2004) By Barbara Bellinger I writhed on the cold, brittle snow with my right knee pointed in an impossible direction. The bitter tang of shock coated the back of my throat. “... Read more >

Tags: broken leg, france, skiing, travel insurance, val disere

Paris pilgrimage

FRANCE | Sun, 22 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [777]

Disney and the Doors in one day. Paris hadn't even been a part of my original plan. Europe is full of so many amazing cities that Paris was just going to be one of those ones that got over-looked, largely because I suspected it would be full of French ... Read more >

Tags: art, boilly, canova, france, louvre, notre dame, paris, the doors

5 Reasons to Travel Alone At Least Once In Your Life

USA | Sun, 22 Feb 2015 | By martaonthemove | Views [446]

FIVE REASONS YOU SHOULD TRAVEL ALONE AT LEAST ONCE IN YOUR LIFE  Follow- @icantfindmarta  OR www.martaonthemove.com   I have had people ask me all the time why I prefer to travel alone, and I am gearing up for my next ... Read more >

Tags: advice, france, italy, solo traveling, travel, volunteering abroad, wwoof

Only music could describe such ecstacy.

FRANCE | Wed, 18 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [840]

To be in Paris, the city of Love, on Valentines Day is the sort of smaltz that Hallmark wish they could encapsulate in some consumable way. I imagine a significant amount of romancing happens on your average day for the city to have such an appelation, ... Read more >

Tags: classical music, crepes, eiffel tower, france, friends, paris

Photos: Louvre on the outside

FRANCE | Tue, 25 Nov 2014 | By elenanikolovska | Photo Gallery

The collection of Art and Artifacts inside the Louvre is truly amazing. But, Louvre on the outside can be equally beautiful...
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Tags: france, louvre, paris, pyramid, travel

Europe, 2013

FRANCE | Sun, 24 Aug 2014 | By jazwalker | Views [439]

My second international trip came in my last year of high school. I'd been studying modern history for the past two years and had been looking forward to doing so since I was young. One day, a friend of mine who was in my history class asked why our ... Read more >

Tags: belgium, europe, france, germany, history, school

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