Les passages couvert (covered) or arcades as they are known in English, conjure up a wonderful picture of Paris in the first half of the nineteenth century. Such covered walking areas for shopping and dining sprung up over the Right bank from the Louvre to the Grand Boulevards.
Paris, the “City of Lights”, is one of the world’s most exciting cities, full of monuments, elegant squares, picturesque streets and grand boulevards. Famed for its’ amazing museums, historical insights, architectural strolls and great shopping. Enjoy the gourmet delights, its trendy neighbourhoods, fashionable boutiques, the tinkling of champagne glasses, the smell of coffee and freshly baked baguettes and treats along the way. Experience the essence of Paris.
Indulge in this 5 day gourmet tour and discover Champagne, Troyes and Burgundy, Cote de Beaune, Cote de Nuits and Dijon with wines and food of Champagne and Burgundy presented by the experts. Visit prestigious vineyards and discover why the art of living finds its home in Burgundy. This is the ultimate luxury gastronomy and wine indulgence tour of France.
This is an exceptional and memorable History & Culture tour of the Loire Valley, Brittany and Normandy. Visit outstanding chateaux’s, gardens and the impressive historic sites, the villages of Normandy with excursions to the historic town of Bayeux, the D-Day landing beaches the awe-inspiring Mont Saint-Michel Abbey and more.
Paris, the “City of Lights” with elegance, culture and Joie de Vivre. It is one of the world’s most sophisticated cities, full of Museums, monuments, elegant squares, picturesque streets and grand boulevards. Be in awe of the spectacular Château de Versailles & genuinely delightful Monet’s Garden. Indulge in the gourmet delights of fine French bubbles and cuisine and perhaps linger longer and immerse yourself in the Parisian lifestyle.
Provence, with its dry sun-filled summers and mild winters has a pot-pouri of dramatic features, mountains and green valleys and fields that abound with lavender. Explore charming and unique villages, taste local delicacies and sip local wine in the evening! The beauty of the area, the warmth of the people, and the relaxed lifestyle will capture your hearts.