France

Tips on Cultural Immersion: Christine Barrely on Life as a Michelin Travel Guidebook Author & Photographer

What better brand of traveler to offer perspective on cultural immersion than a seasoned professional travel guide book author? Christine Barrelly of France’s Occitanie region has written more than twenty travel books published by Hachette Livres and Michelin Guides, among others. Countries she has written about include her native France as well as Argentina, Croatia, England, Greece, Ireland, Spain and different parts of the U.S.A In this lively Q & A, Christine shares insights & her philosophy which combines research & planning with curiosity & flexibility. Get actionable tips from a pro on how to have an authentic travel experience!

Tips on Cultural Immersion: Christine Barrely on Life as a Michelin Travel Guidebook Author & Photographer

Tour of Aude Department in Occitanie Region of France: Follow in Footsteps of Cathars from Carcassonne to Rennes-le-Chateau

Enamored of French chateaus? Intrigued by ancient mysticism? Fascinated by Medieval history? Then the Aude department of France's Occitanie region is a must to experience! Here are ten enchanting locales in Occitanie's cultural landscape shaped by 12th century spiritual movement of the Cathars & the Albigensian Crusade conducted against them!

Tour of Aude Department in Occitanie Region of France: Follow in Footsteps of Cathars from Carcassonne to Rennes-le-Chateau