Lyon Travel Costs

How much does a trip to Lyon cost? Is Lyon expensive? The average Lyon trip cost is broken down by categories and all of these prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

Free Things to do in Paris

Paris is expensive. But you knew that already, and that’s why you’re here. So how do we do this amazing city on a budget? Well, we needed to know. And we found out. And now we’re passing along the information.

Living in Lyon as a Foreigner

Recently, I spent several months living as a foreigner in France. More specifically, in Lyon. As a Brit, I didn’t initially have that great an impression of France. Living there, I found this to be totally wrong. As a student of French, studying at a university while I was out there, I quickly found that, if you make an effort to speak French, the locals will instantly respond better to you, even if you only speak a few words.

Burgundy by Barge: The Right Way to Wine

You’ve decided to take a holiday in France, in the region of Burgundy to be exact. It is a land known for its rich history, quaint villages, castles, churches, lakes and forests, and rolling hillsides swathed in vineyards. Burgundy is probably most famous for its wines of the same name, though the countryside of east-central France has that and more to occupy many fulfilling adventures.