France Travel Articles

 
Does Paris Really Deserve the Title of Cultural Capital of the World?
Does Paris Really Deserve the Title of Cultural Capital of the World? How did Paris manage to acquire this image as the global capital for the good life: for elegant dresses and discourse, artistic excellence and sophisticated tastes?
Eat Your Way Around Paris
Eat Your Way Around Paris Unlike other cities in France with signature dishes, there is no one thing that is uniquely Parisian when it comes to good eats. Of course, that’s not going to stop me from giving you an extensive list of what to eat in Paris, lest you get nervous and wind up at McDonald’s for a week.
Memories of a Tour to the Sovereign City State of Monaco
Memories of a Tour to the Sovereign City State of Monaco Norman A. Rubin recounts the tale of his guided tour to Monaco.
Best BootsnAll Travel Photos: June 2010
Best BootsnAll Travel Photos: June 2010 Here are the best of your travel photos that we featured on BootsnAll in June 2010. Want to find out how to get yours featured? Then don't forget to read the words near the photos in this article, too.
Visiting Provence, France Without a Vehicle
Visiting Provence, France Without a Vehicle For the adventurous traveller, nothing is more frustrating than being unable to physically get to the places on your ‘Must See’ list. Anne Teichroew shows how to overcome this dilemma in one of France’s most desirable, yet most inaccessible, travel destinations - Provence.
How to Make a French Doctor Blush
How to Make a French Doctor Blush When traveling there are just some things you can't plan, but what happens when you set off with no plan at all? In this piece Joanne Wetzel discusses the silly gaffs and happy surprises from her latest Anti-Plan trip to France, and the benefits and downsides of spontaneity.
10 Reasons to Travel to France Now
10 Reasons to Travel to France Now There's no better time than right now to book those tickets to France and get your joie de vivre on. Read why France Travel Guide writer Christine Cantera thinks your next trip should be to what its citizens call L'Hexagone.
Unique and Affordable Paris Souvenirs
Unique and Affordable Paris Souvenirs Bring Paris home with you using local resident Holly Tisseyre's tips for finding one of a kind gifts and souvenirs that don't cost too much.
Musee de Montmartre’s Future Up in the Air
Musee de Montmartre’s Future Up in the Air Nearly a century after Montmartre welcomed outcasts as artist Toulouse-Lautrec, the Musee de Montmartre continues to delight with period artwork and tales of its famous denizens. Laura Kaufman learns what happened when Paris decided to close it, and "Moulin Rouge" director Baz Luhrmann weighs in on the controversy.
Christmas Windows at Paris’ Bon Marche Star Digital Surfing Turkey
Christmas Windows at Paris’ Bon Marche Star Digital Surfing Turkey While in Paris this December, Laura Kaufman fell in love with a digital turkey starring in the Bon Marche's Christmas display windows. The turkey surfs inside a dishwasher, gets zapped by UFOS and dances in the rain of crying eyes.