Thought Monaco was only for the uber rich and the high-rollers? Think again. This teeny tiny principality nestled on the Mediterranean coast is known for being a playground of the rich and famous. Think of Monaco and your mind will probably stir up images of the Grand Prix, fast cars, super yachts, luxury hotels and [...]
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With the UK being in such close proximity to France, it’s a great destination for a self-drive holiday. Having a car with you is a flexible way to explore the country, allowing you to drive scenic routes and visit hard-to-reach villages in remote countryside areas. Despite the existence of low-cost airlines and cheap flights, it [...]
France is a great destination for those looking to experience some outdoor activities given its vast and varied landscape. From the rivers and canyons in the French Alps to the volcanic peaks of the Massif Central and not forgetting the 3,200 kilometre coastline stretching from Italy across to Spain and then up to the Straits [...]
There are enough camping and caravanning sites in the UK to shake a fairly big stick at. But if you feel you’ve exhausted all your favourite destinations and are in search of new and exciting locations offering the sort of fantastic scenery that gets your mouth watering, then France is definitely the place to head. [...]
My first trip to Paris was in September 2006. I was at university at the time and went there for a weekend with my best friend Elle. Out of all the activities we did there, the thing I remember most is our night at the Moulin Rouge! We hadn’t actually intended to see a show [...]
By Katherine Scott You may be heading to the French Riviera for the sun and the nightlife, but rest assured, you’ll eat very well during your stay. Along these sun-drenched shores, classic French dishes mingle with Mediterranean influences to create a dream culinary destination! From charming cafés and extravagant seaside supper clubs, to French Riviera [...]
After the Travel Bloggers unite conference in Porto this summer, I decided to catch a cheap flight to Toulouse, then take the train from there to Nice. I spent a week on the French Riviera, exploring the towns of Cannes, Antibes, Nice, Villefranche, Cap d’Ail, Eze Village and Monaco. It’s a beautiful part of the world, and definitely one [...]
The South of France is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been in Europe, but it can also be rather expensive to stay there. That’s why I decided to stay in Nice, which offers the perfect base for exploring the French Riviera by train or bus, while offering a number of inexpensive [...]
Combine your trip to the London Olympics with a visit to beautiful Paris. The Olympics are almost upon us, Great Britain is brimming with excitement, and tourism is going through the roof. But have you ever wondered about combining a trip to see the greatest sporting event on the planet with a trip to the [...]
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I'm a British girl from Manchester and I have been traveling solo since 2008. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and work remotely. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and travel the world.