Contemporary art exhibit at Monaco Oceanographic Museum by Mark Quinn

Monaco Oceanographic Museum always hosts specialty exhibitions in addition to regular artifacts. When exploring this area check out museum’s schedule of events and treat yourself to an inspiring and entertaining visit. The most recent exhibition was by Philippe Pasqua – Borderline. In 2012 Monaco Oceanographic Museum showcased works of another outstanding conceptual modern artist – […]

Eze charming old village in French Riviera near Nice

Eze is a small village in French Riviera that has a status of museum village and is a great day trip destination. Museum village Eze is famous for its Fragonard perfume museum and factory, which is similar to the  museum in Grasse and of course well preserved medieval old town. Old town is free to […]

Monaco Oceanographic Museum explores history, marine life and art

Monaco Oceanographic museum was founded in 1911 as a place to exhibit the collections by Prince Albert 1-st. The museum is situated very close to the Palace and cathedral of Monaco. The building sits at the top of the hill overlooking the sea. One can walk to this location from the train station however be […]

Spending Valentines day in Nice, France? Visit amazing Florian confectionery for unique gift ideas

Nice is a beautiful city in French Riviera and an excellent romantic getaway especially for Valentines day. If you plan to be in Nice in February you most likely considered enjoying Winter Carnival that starts a day before Valentines day. Among other things to do in Nice you probably considered walking along the famous promenade, […]

Visit beautiful Fragonard perfume museum for off the beaten path Valentines day idea

Fragonard perfume company celebrates 90 years in 2016. Fragonard was established in Grasse, small town in Cote d’Azur region in south of France. Fragonard parfumeur has a museum in Grasse where you can tour a working perfume manufacturing labs. Fragonard also has a small museum in Paris and also a working lab in Eze, small […]

Paris, France remains premiere Valentines day romantic getaway

Paris, France is without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in the world and it retains its charm in winter season as well. There are so many romantic and irresistible things to do in Paris. Celebrating Valentines day in Paris would not be complete without the visit to famous landmark – Tour Eiffel. […]

Explore charming Bruges, Belgium at night and enjoy romantic European getaway

Bruges (Brugge) is a small European town near Brussels that has UNESCO protected historic medieval old town center. There are many well preserved famous landmarks, beautiful old cobble streets and tranquil canals. This romantic European getaway is always attracting many tourists and is always well decorated for holidays like Christmas, New Years, Valentines etc. Bruges […]

Romantic travel destination of Bruges, Belgium will charm and delight on Valentines day

Medieval town of Bruges, Belgium is one of the most romantic travel destinations in Europe. If you have a chance include this charming European town on your list of things to do. Bruges, Belgium is about three hours away from Paris by either car or train. It is a little bit further from London, UK […]

South of France hiking trails near Marseille, mountains and sea, beautiful calanques and coves

South of France hiking trails vary in length and difficulty but regardless these trails will impress visitors with the rugged mountains and beautiful views. Some of the best hiking trails run along the shores of turquoise Mediterranean sea in the area near Marseille known as Parc National des Calanques – National Park of Coves. The […]

Great road trip idea in south of France, visit charming Cassis

Great road trip idea in south of France is to visit charming Cassis that is close to Marseille. This small charming town can be easily reached from Nice as well.  You can easily spend a day in Cassis, there is a beach and a beautiful scenic walk along the port waterfront. Spring is a nice […]

Taste traditional french food at local farmers markets in Provence

Local farmers markets in Provence usually happen during the weekends or holidays in all small towns and villages in south of France. These farmer markets will allow you to taste traditional French food and wine and immerse into French culture. These food markets are colorful and vibrant venues. It is an excellent opportunity to learn […]

Things to do in Saint Tropez, explore scenic Saint Tropez citadel

Things to do in Saint Tropez, France should include a visit to Saint Tropez Citadel. Saint Tropez is a small town and citadel is located on a hill above the port. Citadel is a nice break from the busy port, high end stores and is less crowded. This location is very scenic and romantic especially […]

Avignon France, great European destination to visit in Provence

Avignon, France is a great destination in South of France. This is a charming old small town in Europe that is a must see. Avignon is famous for its historic Papal palace and the bridge. It is situated on the banks of river Rhone. Its unique geographic location made it important in the middle ages […]

Fabulous Travel Images, 20 Unforgettable Small Towns in Europe

Small towns in Europe are great places for taking amazing travel images, enjoying architectural photography and natural landscapes. If you want a very special European vacation you need to visit small towns and tiny European villages before coming home. FPImages shares a collection of 20 photographs of the most beautiful small towns in Europe to […]

IBM industry solutions center in La Gaude, France

La Gaude is situated in south of France near beautiful Cote D’Azur. This small town of about 7,000 boasts IBM high technology laboratory. It is an innovation center that is dedicated to providing dedicated business solutions and expertise. Building itself is an architectural gem and is protected. It was designed and built in 1970-s by […]