Visit Figeac, the birthplace of Jean-Francois Champollion, translator of the Rosetta Stone. There is a lot to explore along the Lot and Cele Rivers, and often times the best way to do such exploring is by canoe, boat, or kayak. People who explore the rivers by such methods have the luxury of stopping off at historic towns like Marcilhac su Cele or Saint-Cirq-Lapopie the old fashioned way.
Looking for absolute R&R, total escape, or just a change of pace? Rudy shares his “personal picks” for a variety of European adventures that are especially entertaining, exhilarating, or challenging. Soar and explore the Loire Valley from above via hot-air-balloon…Watch Now >>
From the high-speed T.G.V. (Train a Grande Vitesse, or, high speed train) that travels between France’s cities, to the steam locomotives that traverse her countrysides, France offers travelers a wide variety of railroad journeys. Whisk across expansive bridges past quaint rural stations on the line from Valence to Grenoble. A steam locomotive will then leisurelyWatch Now >>