Wonderful surprises await amidst the tranquil Pyrenees Mountains, including a wide variety of healthy outdoor activities. The Monday morning market in Luz St. Sauveur is alive with activity as the new week begins. Victor Hugu called the striking Cirque de Gavarnie “the most mysterious of structures by the most mysterious of architects.” Learn of the legend of La Breche de Roland, and after a good day’s hike, what could be better than a visit to Les Thermes Spa?
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 >>
Explore the villages, countrysides, and cities of Provence. On the itinerary are driving tours of the Alpilles and Luberon regions, visits to the delightful cities of Aries, Avignon, and Aix-en-Provence, and a dip in the Mediterranean at the seaside village of Cassis.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 >>