Fontevraud Royal Abbey – History with a Purpose

By: Matthew

Fontevraud Royal Abbey.

Unlike any historical site we have visited the Fontevraud Royal Abbey has created a working hybrid of the past, present, and future. While it is not new to see technology mingled amongst museums and historical places. The team at Fontevraud has engrained their “All Things Having a Purpose” philosophy by blending the use of educational electronics in a way that does not deter from your visit. Instead, they have found interesting and engaging ways to enhance your overall experience.

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Our Free Tour With Global Greeters Network

By: Heather

Global Greeters Network

I am still in disbelief we only recently discovered Global Greeters Network. While we were in Montilliers, France, we came across their online information while looking for things to do in the area. From their website we learned GGN is a group of volunteer greeters around the world who provide FREE tours of their local city. Yes, your read that correctly – A free tour with a local.

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Maynard’s Street Art Obsession – Paris, France

Paris Street Art 01

Paris is one of those places you just expect to find street art. However, upon first arrival my findings were quite scarce. With some searching I noticed that you have to get off the main roads, and head for the smaller neighborhood streets. After that adjustment I started to encounter a taste of what the city had to offer. We were only in Paris for a few days so I am anxious to go back and do some more exploring. Interested in seeing more Street Art check Here. Want to find out more about Street Art checkout my guide Here.

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