Top Attractions In Carcassonne France, What To Do And See

Planning a visit to Carcassonne France? Here’s my guide to visiting the UNESCO-listed marvel of Carcassonne in southern France. It’s a breathtaking city of stone with a spectacle of a 10th century medieval fortress. I tell you about the top attractions and best things to do and see in Carcassonne. I also give you tips … Read more

25+ Must Visit Landmarks and Monuments in Southern France

Planning a trip to southern France and wondering what to see and do? Here’s my guide to must visit landmarks and monuments in Southern France. This guide will particularly appeal to culture vultures and history buffs.  Southern France is a living history book. It’s sheer perfection and just packed with some of Europe’s best cultural … Read more

30 Beautiful Chateaux in France

Are you in search of a beautiful chateaux to visit in France? Look no further. Here’s my guide to the 30 most beautiful chateaux in France. France conjures up visions of fairytale castles, stately Renaissance architecture, and ribbons of verdant vineyards. This is where France is the Frenchest. Some of these glorious chateaux are right … Read more

10+ Must See Van Gogh Paintings at Paris’ Musee d’Orsay

Here’s my guide to the most famous Vincent Van Gogh paintings to see at the Musee d’Orsay in Paris. If you’re a fan of the Post-Impressionist artist Van Gogh, the Musee d’Orsay is a must visit attraction in Paris. In total, the Orsay museum has 24 Van Gogh paintings. It’s one of the world’s largest … Read more

Dreamy Hidden Gems in Europe: 25+ Secret Small Towns You’ll Just Love

Planning a trip to Europe and looking for some unusual places to visit? Here’s my guide to 25+ hidden gems in Europe. I love ferreting out unique and less touristy hidden gems in Europe. In my lifetime of travels in Europe, it’s always the tiny picturesque towns that steal my heart, don’t let go, and … Read more

30+ Beautiful Small Cities In Europe

Tired of the big city and looking for some small cities in Europe to put on your bucket list? I’ve got you covered. Europe is a tourist magnet. When it comes to European city breaks, we often default to the large well known cities like Paris, London, or Rome. And they are truly amazing places. … Read more

The Perfect 5 Days in Paris Itinerary

Planning a trip to Paris? If you need some destination inspiration, this is the perfect 5 days in Paris itinerary. The City of Light is one of the world’s most romantic cities. Paris is a capital of art, food, fashion, and culture. It’s my favorite large city in Europe. Paris is an ocean though. It … Read more

Fascinating Facts About Leonardo’s Mona Lisa, the World’s Most Famous Painting

Fascinated with Leonardo da Vinci’s famous Mona Lisa? Here’s my guide to everything you need to know about this famed Renaissance masterpiece, which hangs in the Louvre Museum. For centuries, people have been fascinated with Leonardo’s Mona Lisa. It’s one of the most famous, maybe THE most famous painting, in art history. Leonardo painted the … Read more

Whodunit? Did Richard III Kill the Princes in the Tower of London?

“History is a lie!” — Robert Walpole, British Prime Minister For aficionados of true crime cold cases, the Louvre has a mesmerizing painting. It’s a haunting depiction of the greatest unsolved murder mystery in English history — the disappearance of the sons of King Edward IV, the “two princes in the tower.” If you’re an … Read more