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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.
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.

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.
River cruise in France

River Cruising in France: From Paris to Normandy

Sometimes the best way to see a destination is from the water – especially when it means a river cruise in France.
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.
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.
Malbec wine region in Cahors, France

Getting to the Root of Malbec in Cahors, France

While Malbec from Argentina is well-known, it was a transplant from France. To sample Malbec as it was originally grown, try the wine from the Cahors region in France.

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.
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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.

Van Gogh’s Limestone Canvas: A Modern Exhibit in a Provençal Quarry

See the artwork of Vincent Van Gogh in a unique way with larger than life projections floating about in the Cathedrale d’Images.
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.
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.
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.
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.