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France is a European destination filled with rich culture and unforgettable travel opportunities. Here are some of our favorite travel articles and travel blogs on France.

Traveling Europe by train.

Traveling by Train in Europe

Who needs to rent a car? Traveling by train in Europe is efficient and cost-effective. From Eurail passes to point-to-point tickets, here's what you need to know about train travel in Europe.
Surfing at Bondi Beach in Australia. Photo by Tourism Australia.

My Top 10 Destinations

Every "top 10" list reflects the unique experiences of its writer. Here is my own biased destinations list.

Lessons from the Beaten Path: Pilgrimage to Lourdes, France

Each year, faith lures five million pilgrims to this religious city in France. I was one of them.
Finding inspiration in Paris, the City of Lights

Finding Your Muse in the City of Lights

Inspiration is easy to find in Paris. Playwright Christina Hamlett explains how she courts her muse.

Paris’ Famous Pere-Lachaise Cemetery

Visit legendary Parisians of the past at Père-Lachaise Cemetery, the most famous cemetery in Paris, France. Here's what you need to know for your visit.
The L’Impressionniste, a luxury hotel barge by European Waterways, cruises through Burgundy, France. Photo by David Powell

Cruising through Burgundy on a Luxury Hotel Barge

David Powell cruises through Burgundy on the luxury hotel barge, L’Impressionniste. Here's what he experienced in this beautiful part of France.
Travel in Corsica, Straits of Bonifacio

Bonifacio: Corsica’s Gibraltar

Despite its fairy-tale looks, there’s more to Corsica than drawbridges and cobblestone streets.
A sign warning those who enter the Paris catacombs. Photo by Clare Radcliffe Thorne

Underground Paris: Exploring the Catacombs

A mother-daughter trip to Paris to see the Eiffel Tower and dine near the Champs Elysees takes an unexpected turn when they head underground into the city's historic catacombs.
Travel in Prague

Au Revoir Paris, Hello Prague

You may find me, not sipping a velvety Bordeaux in the Marais, but rather, drinking a pilsner in Wenceslas Square.
Sunset in Cassis on the French Riviera. Photo by Annie Palovcik

Three Small-Town Jewels of the Riviera

For laid-back charm and genuine local life, nothing matches the smaller Riviera towns.
Snorkeling on Reunion Island. Photo by Lauren Beche

Exploring Réunion Island: Adventure in the Indian Ocean

Adventure abounds on this French island in the Indian Ocean between Mauritius and Madagascar. From kayaking to diving to sampling the local cuisine, here's what to do and see on Réunion Island.

Cruising the Rivers of France on an Inflatable Raft

River cruising is popular in France, but when your mode of transportation is a raft, it's a different way to see the French countryside.
Top honeymoon destinations. Where to go on your honeymoon

8 Top Honeymoon Destinations

Whether you go on safari in Africa, stay in an over-water villa in the Maldives, or explore the glaciers of Iceland, the best honeymoon destinations allow you to spend time together and create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime. Here are our top picks for the top honeymoon locations.

Paris: Treasures of the Canal Saint-Martin

When Paris drained Canal Saint-Martin, a treasure trove of found items revealed a unique side of Parisian life.

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