• Travel to Salzburg, Austria - Episode 432
    Travel to Salzburg, Austria - Episode 432
  • Travel to Paris, France - Episode 428
    Travel to Paris, France - Episode 428
  • Travel to Lazio, Italy - Episode 427
    Travel to Lazio, Italy - Episode 427
  • Travel to South Tyrol, Italy - Episode 425
    Travel to South Tyrol, Italy - Episode 425
  • Travel to Southwest England - Episode 416
    Travel to Southwest England - Episode 416
 

France

Some facts about France:

  • France is the largest country in Western Europe
  • France is 3/4 the size of Texas.
  • The average life expectancy at birth for the French is 81.5 years.
  • France has an estimated population of 64.5 million, making it the 19th most populous country.
  • France is home to 29 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • The Eiffel Tower was supposed to be temporary and was initially unpopular.
  • Denim comes from the French city of Nimes.
  • France produces almost 360 different types of cheese.
  • France is a popular travel destination and has been featured many times on the Amateur Traveler.
Travel to Paris, France – Episode 428

Travel to Paris, France – Episode 428

subscribe: rss feed | iTunes | stitcher | Live365 Hear about travel to Paris, France as the Amateur Traveler talks to Annie Sargant and Elyse Riven from JoinUsInFrance.com. Annie and Elyse do …
Artists on Montmartre – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Artists on Montmartre – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Montmartre is one of my favorite neighborhoods in Paris and it is street scenes like this that make it so. 2-Day WWI Tour from Paris: Ypres and Somme BattlefieldsWine Tasting in Paris …
Paris Street Scene – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Paris Street Scene – Paris, France – Daily Photo

French Riviera Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoSmall-Group Day Trip from Paris: Tour of the Ypres Salient WWI Battlefield in Belgian FlandersThis is one of my photos that I have on the …
Back Alley – Antibes, France – Daily Photo

Back Alley – Antibes, France – Daily Photo

Burgundy & Dijon Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoProvence Tours, Sightseeing & Things to Do Sometimes exploring a city means walking it’s back alleys and side streets like I did in Antibes, …
Luxembourg Gardens – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Luxembourg Gardens – Paris, France – Daily Photo

Bocce being played in Luxembourg Gardens, one of Paris’ finest parks. 2-Day Normandy, Saint Malo and Mont St Michel Tour from ParisHeart of Paris Bike Tour
Following in the Footsteps of Van Gogh – Auvers-sur-Oise, France

Following in the Footsteps of Van Gogh – Auvers-sur-Oise, France

On a chilly winter day my husband and I took a day trip to Auvers-sur-Oise a small village northwest of Paris. The one hour train ride from Gare du Nord was convenient …
Tourist Train – Cannes, France – Daily Photo

Tourist Train – Cannes, France – Daily Photo

Ferry to St Tropez from CannesMonaco Small-Group Night Tour from Cannes I usually take pictures of things that I like but I have to admit I really don’t like the tourist trains …
Travel to Toulouse, France – Episode 367

Travel to Toulouse, France – Episode 367

Hear about travel to Toulouse, France as the Amateur Traveler talks to Benny the Irish Polyglot. Benny lived in the city for 3 months to work on his French. He was drawn …
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 …