Posted on 17 June 2013.
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The city of Nice, nestled upon the French Mediterranean coast, has long beckoned people from far and near. A group of ancient Greeks moved into the area and named their settlement Nikaia, after the goddess Nike. And certainly Nice’s warm weather and gorgeous scenery are suitable for a goddess. If you’re planning a trip to Nice, surely you will wish to include at least some of the following attractions on your itinerary. Read the full story
Posted in Travel Europe, Travel France
Posted on 07 November 2012.
With the ever-rising cost of living, it has become very difficult for most people to afford going on trips, due to the fact that most trip destinations have become very expensive. If you have been craving some travel time in France, the French Riviera may be the perfect destination for you. And the good news is that you can find affordable packages if you just know where to look for them. Why pay for expensive trips if you can find their equivalents at a relatively lower price? Save yourself some money. We are going to show you ways through which you can have an affordable trip to the French Riviera.
The first important thing to do is to set up a budget. Outline all the activities that will be involved during the trip, and try to make estimates of their costs. This will help you to determine exactly how much you need and also to determine if the available funds will be sufficient. Do your homework about the available activities along the French Riviera before setting up your budget, to make sure you don’t miss out.
Choose a date or a range of dates to take your trip. Having a set date will be crucial when planning for your trip with the aid of travel agencies, as well as when seeking online help. The set date will also determine whether your trip will fall during the peak season or the off peak season. Trips are usually more expensive during the peak periods.
It would also be appropriate to ask your family members and friends for more information on how to save money during your trip in the French Riviera. Try to seek out people who have had the opportunity to visit the region in the past, and they can provide you with very valuable information. These people can provide you with information regarding the cheapest resorts, travel agents, air travels and so on.
With the advancement in the information technology, it is now often easiest to search for affordable trips online. There are numerous websites that are dedicated to helping people save money on their dream destinations. Some of these websites will provide you with information on last minute travel deals and also packages for different trips. Through these websites, you can find destinations with cheaper dining, airfare and hotels. When planning a trip to along the French Riviera, Quality Villas France is one service that can really ease the burden of looking for a place to stay. They offer affordable villas that boast exquisite French architecture and breathtaking views of the area. Most of these sites will also allow you to book for your trip in advance at a very small fee while others will give you this service at no cost at all.
After you have established your trip destination, all that’s left is a little homework and preparation to ensure that your trip is nothing but a success. Ensure that the date you have set matches with the dates that have been offered by the travel agents. Book everything before you begin your trip, for example airfare, resorts, dining and so on. You can book some of the trips online while others will require you to book through a phone. Do not forget to print any confirmations that you were given after every booking. To save even more money to make the most of your stay, click here for the best offers on ferries to France.
Posted in Travel France
Posted on 23 May 2012.
“Check out that body!”, was the first thing we thought here at TraveLinkSites, as Laurence threw us some very aesthetically pleasing photos via our inbox. But then we saw what he had to say about travelling France. Not just a pretty pile of bones this one!
Head honcho at Finding the Universe, Laurence has been on the travel blogging block for a while. Finally getting the chance to sit down with him, we talk about why he made France his home (for the time being) and what to check out travelling the country. Read the full story
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