2021 Christmas Markets in Strasbourg

One of the most magical experiences during the Christmas season in Europe is getting to explore a Christmas Market. Widely popular throughout Central and Northern Europe, Christmas Markets are filled with festive stands selling Glühwein (hot mulled wine), Christmas decorations, and gifts. Different regions offer different regional specialties including food, decor, and traditions. Of the […]

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Dronne River runs through the picturesque village of Brantôme, France

Brantôme, France: Destination Spotlight

Located in southern France, Brantôme is a medieval village situated along the beautiful Dronne river. Unlike many famous medieval towns in France, Brantôme offers a local flare, complete with small clothing shops and locally owned restaurants. We especially enjoy Brantôme because it offers a quieter stop to relax during longer European adventures. From wandering through

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Colmar (Alsace Region), France

Colmar is located in the center of the Alsace region of France, and looks like the center of Fantasyland in Disneyland. Because the region’s control was passed between French and German Rulers throughout history, the fairytale style architecture reflects both cultures. This combination of architecture has resulted in colorful half-timbered houses throughout the region. Colmar

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