Best Castles in Loire Valley (Itinerary + Map 2021)

A full guide to the best Loire Valley chateaux to visit (+ map, 3-day castle itinerary and how to get there by train, car or on a day trip from Paris). Spanning over 280 kilometres, Loire Valley is home to charming medieval towns, centuries-old vineyards and more than 300 castles (or chateaux in French). It […]

Paris Dark Tourism (Best Guide + Map 2021)

A complete guide to dark tourism in Paris, France (+ the best ghost tours, the spookiest places, cemeteries and creepy museums). Known as the City of Lights, Paris is famous for its art and romantic atmosphere. Millions of people visit the capital of France to see the Eiffel Tower, Louvre and Notre-Dame Cathedral. Yet, beneath […]

Where to Stay in Paris (Areas + Hotels)

A full guide to where to stay in Paris for first-timers (+ the best areas and hotels for sightseeing, nightlife, shopping, with Eiffel Tower view and the Summer Olympics 2024). Visited by more than 30 million tourists every year, Paris is one of the most popular destinations in Europe. And there is a good reason […]

Best Strasbourg Christmas Markets (2021 guide)

strasbourg christmas markets

A complete guide to the best Strasbourg Christmas markets for 2021 (+ map, opening dates, must-try foods, locations and where to stay). The Christmas season in Europe is my favourite time of the year. The festive decorations, the Christmas spirit, the sparkling lights, the snow – all this brings a little magic in our daily […]

Strasbourg in 1 Day (Walking Itinerary + Map)

One day in Strasbourg itinerary

A full itinerary for one day in Strasbourg (+ map with all must-see sites and how to save money with Strasbourg Pass). Strasbourg is the capital of the Alsace region in northeastern France. It’s located less than 4 km west of the French-German border. Although today the city is a part of France, things looked […]