There is something magical about a fairytale castle. We visited some beautiful castles in eastern France, while travelling around the Burgundy region. Some are crumbling ruins while others have been faithfully restored. The same families have lived in some castles for over 1000 years. All are centuries older than any man-made structure we see here…
Summer activities in Annecy, France. Whether you are interested in history, food, adventure, nature or just relaxation in the sun, the lakeside town of Annecy in south east France is a must-see on your travel itinerary. The beautiful aquamarine waters, set against the stunning back drop of the French Alps is known as “little Venice”…
Our three week family road trip in Europe took us through Germany, France and Switzerland.
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.
From Annecy, we enjoyed exploring the medieval old town, castles, alpine walks and the beautiful lakeside.
Exploring prehistoric caves, spectacular gorges and alpine scenery near Annecy, France