Photo: Architecture De Collection
The 20th-century flat hosts a trove of original detail, including a Charlotte Perriand–designed kitchen and a staircase by Jean Prouvé.
Source: A Restored Duplex in Le Corbusier’s Iconic Cité Radieuse Seeks $437K
Can you believe there are still forbidden places in some parts of the world that you cannot visit? Strange, isn’t it? In the modern era we live in, a fact like this is hard to digest.
Source: Top 10 Places in the World You are Not Allowed to Visit
From tastings on a vintage bullet boat to farm-to-table feasts in an old train depot, here’s where to eat, drink, and relax in France’s most famous wine region…
Source: An Eater’s Guide to Visiting (and Drinking) Champagne
TANGLED fans can indulge in their Disney dream by visiting the French island that inspired the 2010 film. Mont-Saint-Michel is a small tidal island off the coast of Normandy and was the inspiration behind the castle in Tangled.
Source: The French island which inspired the Disney film Tangled – and you can visit
With early-morning access and private tours, these accommodations provide intimate experiences of heritage sites.
Source: The Best Hotels in UNESCO World Heritage Sites, From Versailles to Machu Picchu
Photo: Jacques Lebar
Travelers are continuing to spend as much time as possible outdoors, though that doesn’t mean you need to cross urban destinations off your vacation list. If you’re ready to consider European travel, Paris is an excellent idea.
Source: 10 of the best things to do outdoors in Paris this fall
The city in central France first emerged as a spa town some 2,000 years ago…
Source: Vichy Is Home to Beautiful Belle Epoque Villas and Thermal Baths Once Frequented by Napoleon III
Photo: Christian Parisey
Sanya Nayeem discovers the allure of spa towns that were once the hub of good health and wellbeing…
Source: Today’s Crossword: The best spa centres in the world are now recognised by Unesco!
Photo: Ralf Gosch
September in Europe often means it’s harvest time, especially for wine growers. Many festivals celebrate this occasion in several countries.
Source: 7 Fantastic Wine Harvest Festivals To Visit In Europe
Photo: Informed Infrastructure
Interior bracing was installed during the safety phase to stabilize stone arches. Notre Dame de Paris is not the largest Gothic cathedral in the world, or in France. It’s not even the largest cathedral named for “Our Lady” in France; Notre Dame de Amiens, Notre Dame de Chartres and Notre Dame de Reims are all larger and considered (by many) to be finer examples of Gothic architecture.
Source: Return to Glory: Notre Dame’s Restoration Is On Track
The spa city of Vichy and Nice on the Med are on the UNESCO list…
Source: Beyond Paris: France Has New UNESCO Sites To Put On Your Must-Visit List
Photo: Travel Off Path
8 obscure UNESCO World Heritage Sites to add to your must-see bucket list…
Source: 8 Unique World Heritage Sites To Add To Your Bucket List
Photo: Valery Hache
Nice joins France’s more than 40 world heritage sites, which include the banks of the river Seine in Paris, the Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of Amiens, the Mont Saint-Michel and stretches of the Loire Valley.
Source: A nice Unesco world heritage win for ‘Nice the Beautiful’ – The Mail & Guardian