Bri Stin

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French road trip: bargain-hunting in Paris, Dijon, Lyon and Annecy

<b>1,100 miles: two weeks</b><p>Take your car on the ferry from Folkestone or Dover to <b>1 Calais</b> (ferrycheap.com/discoverferries.com). North of <b>2 Paris</b> and easily accessible from the motorway is what claims to be the world's biggest market, the Puces de St-Ouen flea market, which attracts 70,000 people. A …

Top 18 experiences in France

France is all about world-class art and architecture, Roman temples and Renaissance châteaux, iconic landmarks known the world over, and rising stars few yet know. Stroll the lily-clad gardens Monet painted and savour <i>un café</i> at the Parisian café where Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir met to …

What Not to Do in Paris

Everyone asks what there is to do in Paris, but no one seems to ask what <b>not</b> to do. Here's some solid advice for all visitors to Paris, whether it's your first or your 51st time in the City of Light.<p><b>DO NOT be scared to bust out your high school French</b><p>A lot of Parisians speak a little bit of English, …

4 More Outstanding Day Trips from Paris

Paris is surrounded by spectacular destinations well worth spending a day outside the City of Light. But for those who’ve been to Giverny or Reims …

10 Incredibly Delicious Places Not to Miss in Paris

If you love fresh bread, triple creme cheeses, wine, crepes, ethereal pastries, bittersweet chocolate, or many more food pleasures, Paris needs no introduction. But are the best versions of these foods only available at 3 Michelin starred restaurants (of which Paris has several)? Not at all. Take a …

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France For A Month – Suggested Itinerary

Planning a trip to France is always a daunting task. There are so many places and things to do. There is the history-filled Northern part where much …

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Train Travel in France

Train travel in France should be on anyone’s bucket list. In fact, if you wish to see France, there is no better way than to book travel on a train …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

Burgundy, France: Dijon loses its provincial tag

The dying days of summer find Place de la Liberation very much alive. I pull up a chair at a pavement café, order a kir royale and take in the scene: children playing among the dancing fountains, the rumbling bass of a jazz combo in the corner and the last warming rays of September sun radiating …