Cheap Fast Transportation to Paris Beauvais Airport

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Travelers to Paris Beauvais Airport (BVA) may use a cheap shuttle bus from Porte Maillot or trains from Gare du Nord stations. Taxis and rental cars are expensive options. photo credit: scalleja Paris Beauvais Tillé Aéroport (BVA) is a small airport to the northwest of Paris. Paris-Beauvais Airport is popular with low-cost airlines offering cheap … Read more

Save at the Marques Avenue Talange Outlet Mall near Metz and Luxembourg

Talange Marques Avenue Outlet Shopping Mall

Cheap shopping and discounts on brand-name fashion draw visitors to the Marques Avenue Talange factory outlet stores in Metz in France near Luxembourg. The Marques Avenue Talange factory stores outlet mall just to the north of Metz offers shoppers great deals and discounts on mostly European brand-name clothes. The outlet mall has around 80 boutiques … Read more

New Michelin Star Restaurants in the France 2018 Red Guide

Michelin France 2018 Red Guide

Michelin awarded two new restaurants with three stars and five with two stars in the France 2018 Hotels and Restaurants red guide. New stars were awarded to restaurants in all classes for the Michelin France 2018 guide with two restaurants receiving new three stars, five restaurants receiving a new two-star rating and new single stars … Read more

Cheapest Brand Name Clothes Outlet Mall in Paris

Top Savings at La Vallée Village Outlet Shopping Mall at Disneyland, France Cheap prices and big discounts on the best brand-name clothes are the top attractions of shopping at La Vallée Village outlet mall near Disneyland Paris in France. La Vallée Village outlet mall is within easy reach from central Paris and only minutes away … Read more

Transportation to Chenonceau Chateau in the Loire Region of France

Château de Chenonceau Spanning the Cher River

Driving is the best option for most visitors to Château de Chenonceau but public transportation and day-trip tours are alternatives. Getting to Château de Chenonceau on the Cher River in the Loire region of France is easiest by car but public transportation is also available with trains arriving from Tours and Bourges. Cycling is an … Read more

Cheap Transportation from Frankfurt Airport to Strasbourg

Lufthansa plane at FRA

Buses such as the Lufthansa Express and Flixbus are the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt Airport to Strasbourg. Trains are faster but more expensive. The Lufthansa Express Bus and Flixbus coaches are the best way to travel between Frankfurt Airport and Straßburg. Trains are a good alternative but always require at least one transfer. … Read more

By IC Bus from Düsseldorf to Lille via Antwerpen and Ghent

IC Bus of Deutsche Bahn

The IC Bus operated by German Railways / Deutsche Bahn provides fast and cheap transportation between Düsseldorf and Lille (via Ghent and Antwerpen). The IC Bus, the so-called little brother of German Railways trains, is very price competitive with the regular Deutsche Bahn and TGV Thalys trains on the Düsseldorf to Lille route and hardly slower than … Read more

Visit the Bayeux Cathedral in Normandy

Relief of Harold Swearing an Oath in Bayeux Cathedral

Notre Dame de Bayeux is an interesting Gothic cathedral with an 11th-century Norman-Romanesque core dating from the times of William the Conqueror. The Romanesque-Gothic cathedral of Bayeux is not the oldest, largest, or most impressive cathedral in France but it has a beautiful interior and a history that makes it well worth seeing. Most of … Read more

See the Bayeux Tapestry and Museum in Normandy

Harold Dead in the Bayeux Tapestry

The Bayeux Tapestry is one of the greatest medieval artworks. It depicts the story of Harold, William the Conqueror, and the Norman conquest of England in 1066. One of the greatest artworks of the Middle Ages is the Bayeux Tapestry. This 70-m long embroidered cloth is a political statement par excellence. It tells the story … Read more

Visit the German Battery at Longues-sur-Mer in Normandy

German Gun at Longues-sur-Mer

The Batterie allemande near Bayeux in Normandy is a well-preserved German coastal defense battery with four guns used on D-Day still in place. Longues-sur-Mer on the coast of Normandy near Arromanches and Bayeux has the only German coastal defense battery classified as an historic monument on the D-Day landing beaches. The British and French navies … Read more

Visit La Pointe du Hoc in Normandy

La Pointe du Hoc in Normandy

The capture of Pointe du Hoc by US Rangers was one of the most heroic acts on D-Day. The bomb-scarred terrain and battery are open to visitors. The cliff top German gun battery at Pointe du Hoc was one of the prime Allied targets at the start of D-Day on June 6, 1944. US Rangers … Read more