Trekking Around Mont Blanc, France – Episode 332

Trekking Around Mont Blanc, France – Episode 332

The French Riviera Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoFrance Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoAmateur Traveler talks to Marc Barach about his recent trek around Monte Blanc. Hiking around the giant mountain …
Les Nympheas – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Les Nympheas – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Eiffel Tower Dinner and Seine River Cruise by MinivanPrivate Tour: 2CV Champs Elys̩es Tour in ParisAt the Musee L’Orangerie in Paris, I was in one of the marvelous rooms admiring “Les Nympheas” …
Book Review – “Taking Root in Provence” by Anne-Marie Simons

Book Review – “Taking Root in Provence” by Anne-Marie Simons

Click here for the lowest available Air France fares.Aquitaine Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoI reviewed Taking Root in Provence, by Anne-Marie Simons. This book is a happy little account of a …
Travel to the Champagne Region of France with Don George – Episode 308

Travel to the Champagne Region of France with Don George – Episode 308

The Amateur Traveler talks to well-known travel writer / editor Don George about his first visit to the Champagne region of France. Despite having lived in France after college, Don had never …
Travel to Paris, France – Video Episode 65

Travel to Paris, France – Video Episode 65

Visit Paris France with the Amateur Traveler: This video shows scenes from Notre Dame, the Marché aux Puces (the flea market), Montmartre, the Avenue des Champs-Élysées and the Gare de Lyon (train …
Dijon, France – A Wise Destination

Dijon, France – A Wise Destination

Dijon.  You’re thinking mustard, aren’t you?  But there is so much more to this French provincial city than the spicy stuff.  Beyond the Musee de la Moutard (Museum of Mustard), the capital …
Eiffel Tower on a Rainy Night – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Eiffel Tower on a Rainy Night – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Small-Group Day Trip to Arras and Vimy Ridge WW1 Battlefields from ParisSmall-Group Day Trip from Paris: Tour of the Ypres Salient WWI Battlefield in Belgian Flanders This picture was taken of the …
Travel to Normandy in France – Episode 275

Travel to Normandy in France – Episode 275

The Amateur Traveler talks to Michael Kenney about traveling to Normandy in France. Michael talks about at least two different invasions associated with this region of France. The oldest was the Norman …
Fountain – Cannes, France – Daily Photo

Fountain – Cannes, France – Daily Photo

Cannes, France is not just about movies and the beach… it is also about shopping and this fountain is at the end of the major shopping street in Cannes. As you can …
Arc de Triumph at Night – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Arc de Triumph at Night – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Paris Private Departure Transfer: Charles de Gaulle (CDG) or Orly (ORY)Paris City Tour and Eiffel Tower Half-day Trip At one end of the Champs-Élysées, the Arc de Triumph was built to honor …