Monaco

The Principality of Monaco is located on the Mediterranean Sea, along the French Riviera, about twenty kilometers east of Nice and 8.1 km from Menton, in France, on the border of Italy . Surrounded by the French cities of Cap d’Ail, Beausoleil, Roquebrune-Cap-Martin and La Turbie, the Principality has direct access to the sea and…

Carcassonne

Carcassonne is the prefecture of the department of Aude in the Occitania region, in France. The city is between Toulouse and Montpellier. At the last census of 2014, the commune counted 45,941 inhabitants called « Carcassonnais ». I know this town well because I went every summer when I was young because I had family. I stayed there several…

Annecy

I went to the city of Annecy during the holiday of Christmas and I liked this city very much. Annecy is a commune in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, the prefecture of the Haute-Savoie department and is nicknamed « the pearl of the French Alps » or « Venice of the Alps », in France. This idyllic and touristic representation is…

French Riviera

The French Riviera often rhymes with luxury, paradise of the jetset, show-biz stars … Some hate it, others adore it, because you find everything and its opposite. There are both very luxurious and very wild places. We decided with my friend Marion to discover the French Riviera in August. This was not easy given the number…

Algarve

The Algarve region is located in the south of Portugal. The city of Faro is its administrative capital. It is one of the most important tourist regions of Europe thanks to its beaches and its historical heritage. The Algarve is a tourist and agricultural region. The main agricultural products in the region are: figs, almonds,…

Madeira

The little island of Madeira was a real surprise to me. I went there in April; I was expecting a few days just a little restful, but I did not expect such a change of scenery. From cliffs to tropical forests, to beaches and the presence of turtles and dolphins … A real moment of…

Mallorca

The island of Majorca is a destination full of charm. It is natural, full of wild places and authentic. It belongs to the Balearic islands and its capital is Palma, a popular tourist destination. It is possible to spend a day discovering the city of Palma because it is full of small typical streets and…

Ibiza

There is not necessarily need to present Ibiza. Everyone knows his reputation. Young people, parties, alcohol, drugs, parties that end in the morning on the beach … I went to Ibiza with my best friend and I will present two facets of this small island: the festive facet that everyone knows and the facet more…

Corsica

Corsica is an island and a French territorial community located in the Mediterranean Sea in the south of France, as you can see on the map below. This island is divided into two departments (Corse-du-Sud and Haute-Corse) and has with an area of 8,700 km2. It has about 320,000 inhabitants. I visited this island twice…

Paris

Paris, capital of France, is a city of world renown. It is divided into 20 districts (same principle as the cities of Lyon and Marseille) and is the most populous city in France and the 29th most populated in the world with 2.2 million inhabitants. Symbol of French culture, Paris is home to many monuments:…

Toulouse

I live in Toulouse since just 4 month. My mother lives there since 4 years, so I have already come several times. Called « Pink City » (due to the color of local traditional building material, terracotta brick), is a commune in south-west and south of France, fourth most populous commune of France, after Paris, Marseille and…

Montpellier

Montpellier is a commune in the Hérault department in Occitania in southwestern France. Its location is very advantageous: On a major axis of communication joining Spain to the west and Italy to the east, but also to the edge of the Mediterranean Sea. Montpellier is the eighth commune of France by its population. Montpellier is…