Latest street art finds

Traveling around France this summer, some new pieces of street art caught my eye.  And, this spring marked the opening of  Urban Nation , a new museum dedicated to street [...]

Street Art in Besançon

Summer’s coming, and soon Besançon will host the 6th annual Bien Urbain, an art festival that runs from June 3 through July 30th.  Several fun events will take [...]

Eat like a local in Portugal

Food lovers who visit Portugal will be thrilled to find that you can eat well, enjoy four-course meals in restaurants, and spend very little – if you eat like the [...]

Darling Lille

Located in the far north of France near the Belgian border, the city of Lille feels a little more Flemish than French.  The architecture is different here, with more brick, [...]

High above the Rhine in Koblenz

In Koblenz, Germany, the mighty Rhine meets the gentle Moselle at a busy corner called the Deutches Ecke.  Here a tree-lined promenade opens up to a large plaza, [...]