The 12 Best Wine Tours from Bordeaux (Picked by a Wine Geek)

the straight line rows of vineyards in bordeaux, with the town of st. emilion and its gray medieval architecture behind it

With its breathtaking architecture, darling bistros, and stunning pedestrian paths along the Garonne River, Bordeaux is a city you have to visit on your France trip. Even better, the city of Bordeaux is conveniently at the heart of the region’s wine country! And Bordeaux is home to some of the world’s best wineries, so why … Read more

18 Enchanting Things to Do in Chamonix in Winter (For Non-Skiers) in 2023

Town of Chamonix in the winter

The French Alps are home to one of the world’s most iconic ski destinations, Chamonix. In Chamonix in summer, you’ll find countless hikers on their Tour de Mont-Blanc or exploring the area on day hikes. But it’s in winter that this small little Alpine town becomes absolutely bustling with activity — and there’s so many … Read more

11 Marvelous Things to Do in Montreux in Winter in 2023

Views alongside the Montreux promenade in the winter with a beautiful landscape behind you

I remember my first visit to Montreux like it was yesterday. It was one of my first stops on my Switzerland itinerary, having come straight from Geneva, I took the train to this town along the glittering Swiss Riviera just in time for their annual Montreux Jazz Festival. I remember it all so clearly: seemingly … Read more

27 Great Things to Do in Geneva in Winter in 2023

If you are wondering if Geneva in the winter is worth it, we’re here to tell you that yes, it certainly is! Brimming with festive vibes and imbued with that quintessentially French elegance, Geneva in winter is a wonder you won’t soon forget. Located in southwestern Switzerland near the border with France, this captivating city … Read more