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3 Days on the Alsace Wine Route France

3 Days on the Alsace Wine Route

The Alsace wine route, located in eastern France, is a wonderful blend of fairytale towns and picturesque vineyards. 3 days on the Alsace wine route gives you enough time to visit a handful of thes...

Fishmongers District Colmar

One Perfect Day in Colmar, France

Colmar is a picture-perfect town located in the Alsace region of France. This small town, with its colorful, half-timbered houses, overflowing flower pots, and bustling street cafes, looks like it ...

London Amsterdam Paris Itinerary

10 Day London Amsterdam Paris Itinerary

A trip to London, Amsterdam, and Paris…sounds nice, right? With 10 days you have just enough time to visit these three cities, although it will be a bit of a whirlwind tour. There is a lot to see a...

Amsterdam Brussels Paris Itinerary

10 Day Amsterdam Brussels Paris Itinerary

On this Amsterdam Brussels Paris itinerary, visit three of Europe’s best cities. Start in Amsterdam, where you get to stroll along the canals and visit the world class Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmu...

London Paris Itinerary

10 Day London Paris Itinerary

A visit to London and Paris is a classic European trip. Climb the Eiffel Tower, stroll up the Champs-Elysees, visit the world-class museums of the Louvre and the British Museum, and even take a day...


Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Photos

Pere Lachaise Cemetery, located in Paris, France, is one of the best known and most visited cemeteries in the world. A visit here may sound like a macabre way to spend an afternoon, but a stroll am...


Ten Fun Things to do in Paris with Kids

Our trip to London and Paris was our kids’ very first experience in Europe. They were only 8 and 9 years old at the time, so we wanted to pick two cities that had recognizable landmarks, good food,...

Driving Monaco Grand Prix Course

Driving the Monaco Grand Prix Race Course

The Monaco Grand Prix is a Formula 1 Race held every year in Monaco. It is one of the most prestigious races in the world, the course winding through the narrow streets of Monaco. In the days leadi...

Paris Black and White

Je t’aime Paris

Paris is one of our favorite cities in the world.  We fell in love with it instantly on our first trip to Europe in 2008.  Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and it offers so ...

First time in Paris

Our First Impression of Paris

This is how my love affair with Paris would begin… Tim and I visited Paris for three days in April, 2008. We arrived by train from Amsterdam, getting into Gare du Nord at 10am. From the train stati...