Go on off-the-beaten track at the “Promenade Plantée” in Paris

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If you’re bored of tourist traps and want to explore Paris from a different perspective, then Promenade Plantée (planted walkway) or La Coulée verte (green course) allows visitors to see the city from high above. Paris’s walkway was built on an abandoned railway in 1988 and was the first green space of its kind. It no doubt inspired the […]

Bastille Day, Paris – Free things to see and do

Paris’s summer national holiday commemorates the storming of the Bastille in 1789. This year, Bastille Day, is on Thursday July 14th 2016. Visitors will experience the Champs-Elysées military parade, a fireman’s ball and spectacular firework display at the Champ de Mars. Check out our list of free things to do below – and budget friendly accommodation in Paris city centre. When? […]

Discovering Europe In A Camper

Have you ever thought of travelling around Europe with a camper? According to two adventurous travelers, Helena and Peter from Sweden, a camper truly equals freedom. While traveling through several European countries during a year from December 2014 until December 2015, Helena and Peter document their journey on FREEDOMtravel blog and kindly shared us their […]