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Slow Travel in the Loire Valley
Slow Travel in the Loire Valley Contrary to popular belief, indie travel isn't one long vacation and slowing down from time to time can help re-energize your travels. With leisurely sights, award-winning food and wine and natural beauty, Jo Fitzsimons explains why the Loire Valley in France is the perfect place to slow down.
Elections, Eels, Castles, and Cathedrals
Elections, Eels, Castles, and Cathedrals When Sara Whitestone, an ESL teacher at a university in the United States, had a chance to visit some of her students in France, she jumped at the chance. Read what happens when her students became her teachers.
7 Places to Experience French Culture Outside of France
7 Places to Experience French Culture Outside of France Are you someone who likes "French culture" more than you like visiting France? Regardless of your motives, Katie Hammel points out that you have at least 7 options for variations on the main theme.
Paris for the Indie Traveler
Paris for the Indie Traveler Paris is probably the most cliched and expensive holiday destination of all time, but Revati Victor shows you how to discover this city's secrets Indie style, all the while getting the most out of your budget.
7 Secrets About the South of France
7 Secrets About the South of France The South of France is famous for a few things that can actually give you the wrong impression about the place. Christine Centera shares some "secrets" that help set the record straight.
The Other Side of the French Mediterranean: 5 Great Destinations in the South of France
The Other Side of the French Mediterranean: 5 Great Destinations in the South of France There's more to southern France than the Riviera. While visitors flock to Nice, Cannes, and Monaco in droves, the western portion of France's Mediterranean coastline is just as beautiful--with half the tourists and for a fraction of the cost.
Exploring the Real Jewish Quarter in Paris
Exploring the Real Jewish Quarter in Paris The area around the Rue des Rosiers has long been known as the “Jewish Quarter” of Paris. While this has always been partly true and partly misleading, the centre of Jewish cultural life in the capital is slowly shifting north.
Most Beautiful Villages to Visit in Provence, France
Most Beautiful Villages to Visit in Provence, France Boasting picturesque villages and stunning landscapes, the region of Provence France is the perfect weekend getaway destination in Europe!
11 World War II Sights to Visit in England and France
11 World War II Sights to Visit in England and France It has been more than 70 years since the start of World War II, but tourists continue to visit war-related sights in Europe. Travel writer David Stewart White reviews a handful of important World War II venues in England and France.
Best BootsnAll Travel Photos: February 2011
Best BootsnAll Travel Photos: February 2011 It's time for another spin through our favorite travel photos featured on BootsnAll - here's the set from February 2011. Will any of them inspire you to book a trip somewhere?