Château de Fontainebleau Reopens Marie Antoinette’s Turkish Boudoir

Less than an hour from central Paris, the Château de Fontainebleau was inhabited by French royalty for seven centuries and is a marvelous mélange of architecture and design, as each successive inhabitant—from François I...

Bucket List Adventures: A Cycling Vacation with Discover France

Biking through the French countryside offers a front-row seat to the scenery.

Najac castle in the Aveyron

If the word château conjures up epic battles and soaring ramparts in your imagination, Najac Castle in the Aveyron is a must-visit site. Situated in the west of the department, the fortified castle of...

Explore Languedoc: L’Oppidum d’Ensérune, a Remarkable Archeological Site

Standing at the top of the hill with the wind gently whipping through the tree branches, you can see an unusual sight in the distant valley. It looks like a gigantic crop circle. Radiating...

With Experience (my) France, You Will Live Like the Locals Do

Immerse yourself in authentic France with a small group tour in the Aveyron.

Saint Germain des Prés Church Celebrates 1000 Years

This month marks the millennial anniversary of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés church, the landmark which gives its name to the stylish district on the Left Bank of Paris. Originally founded as an Abbey in the 6th...

Picking Grapes in Champagne

During harvest season, spend a fun-filled day picking grapes (and drinking wine!)

Lyon’s Traboules

Private passageways and secret courtyards weave their hidden ways through the city's historic streets.