All roads lead to Vezelay High on the hillside overlooking the Cure Valley in Burgundy stands the historic 12th century village of Vezelay. Fifty kilometres from Auxerre, you can see the ancient fortress on the bank of the Cure River for miles as you approach. This was one of the most memorable villages we explored…
Exploring rustic French Villages There are many picture-postcard villages to visit in France. Browsing through the limestone streets of a charming village gives you an authentic glimpse of rural France. Enjoy the mouthwatering aromas of cheese, produce and freshly baked bread at the local fromagerie, chartucerie, boulangerie and patisserie. Hear the sound of the church…
Our three week family road trip in Europe took us through Germany, France and Switzerland.
The former Ducal Palace in Dijon now houses an impressive display of artwork and artifacts in the Musee des Beaux-Arts.
Staying in an historic French Chateau in the Burgundy region of France.
A morning exploring Mount Semnoz walking trails gave us spectacular views over Annecy
Our trip to France wasn’t just about chateaux, history and villages. France has many natural attractions which we discovered during our road trip, including our walk along the Gorges du Fier.
Our stay in the village of Ruffey-les-Echilrey near Dijon, France gave us a valuable taste of French village culture
While exploring Jurassic limestone caves near Avallon, France it was awe inspiring to step back in time some 28,000 years to view prehistoric artwork in chance visit to a tourist site during our family road trip.
A visit to France’s premier car museum is an auto fanatic’s paradise.