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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.

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A sidewalk cafe in Marais, Paris. Photo by Victor Block

Le Marais: Don’t Miss This Often-Overlooked District in Paris

Though often missed by visitors, Le Marais has a colorful history and present-day attractions that make it a must-see when visiting Paris.
A snake princess in the Flower Parade at Carnival in Nice, France. Flickr/rafael rybczynski

Guide to Carnival in Nice, France

Carnival in Nice, France is a huge event. The two-week season is filled with events and parades. Here's what to see and do at Carnival.

Seeing Green in Paris, France

There's an ecological renaissance going on in the City of Lights.
Christmas Market in Tallinn

Christmas Spirit: Our Favorite European Christmas Markets

In Europe, Christmas markets are a treasured holiday tradition. Here are some of our favorites.

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.
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.
What to do in Paris and the Montparnasse

Exploring Paris: Why We Love Montparnasse

Famous for its art history, the 14th arrondissement is one of our favorite places in Paris. Here's what to do and see in Montparnasse.
Five places in Paris to find inspiration.

5 Places in Paris to Inspire Creativity

Paris has inspired many writers and artists over the centuries, and it can inspire you too. New York Times Best Selling Author Denise Grover Swank shares five places in Paris that inspire her creativity.
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.
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.
Why I love travel in Paris

The Parisian Angel

It was time to reconsider Paris. Sometimes places, like people, deserve second chances.
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.
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.
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.

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