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Where to stay in Cannes

Where to stay in Cannes

One of the most famous towns along the French Riviera is Cannes, home of the Cannes Film Festival, which draws movie stars from all over the world each spring. During the rest of the year, Cannes still draws the rich and famous jet-set who anchor their yachts off-shore and come to enjoy magnificent beaches, scenic islands and world-renowned shopping. While there are many luxury hotels here, it’s also possible to find Cannes hotels for travelers with a bit less to spend. We’ll help you decide what area to stay in Cannes, as well as recommend several Cannes hotels, in the city centre and surrounding areas. We will cover off all types of Cannes accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Cannes hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Cannes, the best Cannes hotels, best places in Cannes to visit, the best places to stay in Cannes, hotels near…
Where to stay in Saint Tropez

Where to stay in Saint Tropez

Saint Tropez calls to mind an exotic locale on the French Riviera, flooded with movie stars and royalty. After an exclusive peak of jet set tourism in the 1960’s, St Tropez France is still a popular destination on the Cote d’Azur, although much more accessible to travelers of all budgets. As you plan your French Riviera getaway, you’ll need to decide the best area to stay in St Tropez. We’ve rounded up some of the best resorts in St Tropez, as well as the best beaches in St Tropez to help you decide what area to stay in St Tropez. We will cover off all types of Saint Tropez accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Saint Tropez hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Saint Tropez, the best Saint Tropez hotels, best places in Saint Tropez to visit, the best places to stay in Saint Tropez, hotels…
Budget Travel Guide for Paris

Budget Travel Guide for Paris

As one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, the City of Love can be incredibly expensive to visit. That being said, visiting Paris can be as affordable as any other city in Western Europe, so long as you’re mindful about how your money is being spent. With some careful consideration and planning, you can easily visit this beautiful city without breaking the bank. You don’t have to compromise on seeing all the iconic Parisian sights either. You just have to be smart and plan ahead. Luckily, a lot of the research has already been done for you. Follow along this budget travel guide for Paris to learn how you can enjoy the city at a low cost. Read more on Paris: Travel tips for visiting Paris on a Budget The Ultimate List of Things to do in Paris – Beyond the Popular Attractions Romantic Things to Do…
Free things to do in Paris

Free things to do in Paris

Paris is one of those bucket-list cities we’ve all heard so much about. So many people dream of romantic strolls through the streets at night, looking up at the Eiffel Tower and eating mind-blowing French food in a cozy little restaurant in Montmartre. For those of you visiting for the first time, you’ll want to give yourself at least a week to discover the city’s secrets - especially if you’ve taken a long-haul flight to get there. It can be an expensive place to explore, eat and drink but thankfully there are plenty of free things to do in Paris that will tickle your cultural taste buds and give you a feel of the real Paris behind the famous sights. Read more on Paris: Travel tips for visiting Paris on a Budget The Ultimate List of Things to do in Paris – Beyond the Popular Attractions Romantic Things to Do…
Where to stay in Nice

Where to stay in Nice

Travelers looking for an escape to the Mediterranean who still want urban amenities and attractions might choose Nice over nearby Cannes, St Tropez or Monaco. Nice is the fifth-largest city in France and he capital of the French Riviera, therefore drawing tourists in for more than just pretty beaches. When you come to Nice, there many places to stay. Downtown Nice is fairly compact, and very walk able, so no matter where you stay, you won’t have trouble reaching other neighborhoods and attractions of Nice. We’ve rounded up some of the best areas to choose from when deciding where to stay in Nice. Read more on France: Travel tips for visiting Paris on a Budget The Ultimate List of Things to do in Paris – Beyond the Popular Attractions Romantic Things to Do in Paris 7 Luxury Travel Tips for Your Paris Trip Is a Day Trip from London to…
15 Exciting Things to do in Nice

15 Exciting Things to do in Nice

Nice is an elegant town along the Cote d’Azur of the French Riviera. Long overshadowed by nearby Cannes, St Tropez and even Monaco, Nice is actually the fifth-largest city in France, and has many attractions for visitors to the Mediterranean coast. Nice has been a haven for artists as well, and celebrates them with several art museums. Whatever your vacation desires, you’ll find plenty of things to do in Nice. Read more on France: Travel tips for visiting Paris on a Budget The Ultimate List of Things to do in Paris – Beyond the Popular Attractions Romantic Things to Do in Paris 7 Luxury Travel Tips for Your Paris Trip Is a Day Trip from London to Paris via the Eurostar Train worth it? Where to stay in Paris – Close to Famous attractions 12 the Best Instagram photos in Paris & who to follow! This post contains some affiliate…
Where to stay in Paris – Close to Famous attractions. Paris is a fairly compact city, so no matter where you decide to stay you should be able to get around the rest of city fairly easily. We’ve done our best to provide a list of accommodations close to famous sites around Paris depending on your budget and your travelling style.

Where to stay in Paris – Close to Famous attractions

Paris is a fairly compact city, so no matter where you decide to stay you should be able to get around the rest of city fairly easily. Paris is divided into 20 arrondissements aka districts. The numbering spirals from 1 to 20 in a clockwise direction from the front of the cathedral. Paris is the city of romance and baguettes (haha!), it’s a perfect destination for spend a few days exploring all the delicious foods an wonderful sights including the Louvre (which you could easily spend an entire day in, it’s huge!), the famous Eiffel Tower where you can see 360 degree views of Paris, the Arc de Triomphe, the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Pantheon (its not just in Rome), and the Moulin rouge. These are a few of the amazing sights that Paris has to offer.  This MUST read guide will cover off where to stay in Paris, where…
Is a Day Trip from London to Paris via the Eurostar Train worth it?

Is a Day Trip from London to Paris via the Eurostar Train worth it?

Recently I went to England to visit some family an a sick little granny (don't worry she is okay now), while there I decided to spend a few days sightseeing in London and that then expanded to a"quick" day trip to Paris from London via the Eurostar. I've always wanted to see Paris, even if it was just for the day. Further Reading on Paris & London: PARIS Travel tips for visiting Paris on a Budget The Ultimate List of Things to do in Paris – Beyond the Popular Attractions Where to stay in Paris – Close to Famous attractions 12 the Best Instagram photos in Paris & who to follow! Planning a Family trip to Paris (for those with kids!) The Unforgettable Top Ten of La Belle Paris 3 Days in Paris - What to see and do Your Paris itinerary: plan your two day trip to Paris Ultimate List of…