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France

Capital City: Paris

Currency: Euro

Official languages: French

Neighbouring countries: Italy, Spain, Germany, Belgium, Luxemburg, Andorra, Switzerland

Interesting places to visit include: Paris, French Riviera, Nice, Chamonix, Marseille

Time Zone: Central European Time (CET +1)

Largest City: Paris

Drinking a cup of tea and a bagel with a view of the city, roaming around the Versailles with your loved ones, having dinner under the stars with the Eiffel Tower lights on – what a nice way to spend your days in Paris!

The city of love has its own “je ne sais quoi” whether you’ve been there once, many times or as yet have only seen it in the movies.

There are definitely so many things to do in Paris and one of them is to set your feet on its ground – dream for it.

How a spontaneous trip to Holland brought me to some of France’s most popular sights

By |2018-08-15T16:19:43+00:00August 17th, 2014|Europe, France, Hitchhiking, Netherlands|

Two weeks ago I received out of a sudden the message that my uncle who I thought would be already back in Spain is coming to visit us in Germany. We spent some time chatting, visited an oldtimer get-together and had dinner when he asked me if I want to accompany him to his friend's place in Holland. I spontaneously [...]

Amazing Cathedral Light Show Rouen, France

By |2018-09-02T20:51:37+00:00August 17th, 2014|Europe, France|

During my spontaneous trip to France I have made a stop in Rouen, the capital of the Haute-Normandie (Upper Normandy) region. After sunset a Sound and Light Show was projected onto the cathedral. Related Posts: How a spontaneous trip to Holland brought me to some of France’s most popular sights Ultimate List of Best Day Trips from Paris "The [...]