Trying A Croissant Baking Class In Paris, France

You may know the age old adage, the more butter the better it tastes. This is certainly true for the croissant. Crispy on the outside and a healthy layering taste of butter on the inside makes the perfect accompaniment to coffee.I have to admit, I never really truly tasted a proper croissant until I went …

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What You Need To Know About Scams That Exist In Paris For Tourists

Paris. One of the most charming cities in the world. It would be even more charming if tourist scammers weren't out and about at every major site trying to get you to hand over money. The Eiffel Tour, Montmarte and even Gare du Nord are swarming with these scammers on unsuspecting visitors so without further …

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Day Trip Around The French Riviera From Nice, France

Wanting to see more of the Cote d'Azur than I could do alone, I decided to book a day trip around the French Riviera. Our first town on this trip was Cannes, famously known for the annual Cannes Film Festival. We made the obligatory stop outside the Cannes Theatre and unfortunately, the red carpet was …

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A Day Trip Around Provence from Avignon, France: Lavender and History

Travelling in the south of France is easier if you hire a car but for those who prefer not to, a tour will get you around.  I decided to join Provence Reservation for their All Provence in one day tour to get a snapshot of the area and because of my time limit. I was …

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