15 Odd Facts About France

15 Odd Facts About France

Tourists France is the most visited country in the world with over 79.5 million guests in 2011. A number of those visitors are from its neighbors in Europe but people all over …
4 Terrifying Places in Europe

4 Terrifying Places in Europe

People always tend to go on and on about the hundreds of marvelous destinations as well as the many romantic getaways ideal for a holiday with your beloved one. However, since I’m …
Trekking Around Mont Blanc, France – Episode 332

Trekking Around Mont Blanc, France – Episode 332

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Les Nympheas – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Les Nympheas – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Receive A $200 Air Credit Per Couple On 2014 Air Inclusive Europe ToursTake advantage of Air France US Economy sale fare to Europe!At the Musee L’Orangerie in Paris, I was in one …
Book Review – “Taking Root in Provence” by Anne-Marie Simons

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

I reviewed Taking Root in Provence, by Anne-Marie Simons. This book is a happy little account of a multi-cultural couple who, when it came time for early retirement, decided to find 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

Rudy Maxa - France's Champagne Region DVDReceive A $200 Air Credit Per Couple On 2014 Air Inclusive Europe Tours The Amateur Traveler talks to well-known travel writer / editor Don George about …
Travel to Paris, France – Video Episode 65

Travel to Paris, France – Video Episode 65

Save 10% off Globus Tours to FranceReceive A $200 Air Credit Per Couple On 2014 Air Inclusive Europe ToursVisit Paris France with the Amateur Traveler: This video shows scenes from Notre Dame, …
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

Save 10% off a Moselle River CruiseSave 10% off Globus Tours to FranceThis picture was taken of the Eiffel Tower on a rainy night in Paris. The long shutter speed not only …
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 …