Itineraries in France

      Food and Wine Lover's France

      architecture    art    foodwine    history   
      This 14-day driving trip begins in historic Dijon and visits the legendary wineries and charming towns of Burgundy, Alsace, and Champagne. It explores Beaune, Colmar, Strasbourg, and Nancy before ending in historic Reims. Ideal for those who appreciate the finer things in life. Best in May, September, or October.

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      London, Paris, and Rome

      architecture    art    foodwine    gardensparks    history    performing arts   
      This 14-day itinerary provides an in-depth exploration of Europe?s most exciting capitals: London, Paris, and Rome. There?s plenty of time to discover the cities? hidden corners -- colorful markets, ancient wine cellars, and leafy parks -- in addition to their magnificent monuments and museums. Ideal for first-timers who appreciate a leisurely pace or return visitors who want to dig deeper. Best in early spring or late fall when the crowds have thinned out.

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      Paris

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      This five-day itinerary includes all the city?s major attractions as well as lesser known charms -- from the stately monuments of the Champs Elysee to the legendary cafes of St-Germain-des-Pres. Add it to the beginning or end of any trip to Europe. Suitable for first-timers or frequent visitors. Best in spring and fall.

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      Provence and the Cote d?Azur

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      This two-week driving tour begins in Arles and explores the Roman and Papal history of Avignon, the hillside villages of the Luberon (popularized by Peter Mayle?s "A Year in Provence"), cosmopolitan Aix-en-Provence, Gorges du Verdon ? the Grand Canyon of France ? and the glittering resorts of the Riviera. Ideal for those with an appreciation for art, history, and the finer things in life. Best in spring or fall.

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