25 Magical Things to Do in Rome in Winter (Local’s Guide)

25 Magical Things to Do in Rome in Winter (Local’s Guide)

Rome in winter is full of surprises. There’s no telling if you’ll be freezing at unusually low temperatures at the end of February or sweating under your winter jacket with spring-like weather in early December. Whether you’re lucky to visit the Italian capital in gorgeous sunny weather or end up spending an entire week with…

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

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

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…

17 Wonderful Things to Do in Bordeaux in Winter by a Local

17 Wonderful Things to Do in Bordeaux in Winter by a Local

Known locally as a miniature version of Paris, and only a two-hour high-speed train ride from the capital, Bordeaux is the largest city in southwestern France.  The spotlight is very often on the region’s celebrated vineyards and great wine production industry, which means that Bordeaux is a year-round destination for wine lovers and culture fans…

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

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

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…