101 Quotes about France to Inspire Your Travels & Your France Instagram Captions

France - Provence - Old Village

Looking for beautiful quotes about France? This gorgeous country inspires thousands of tourists every year, not to mention novelists, historians, and travel writers over the past centuries. Whether you’re looking for France travel inspiration or France Instagram captions, here are my favorite France quotes.  Read next: 50 Quotes about Paris Celebrating Its Triumphant Beauty Can’t read … Read more

10 Historic Churches in Paris that Belong on Your Paris Itinerary

Paris has captivated visitors for centuries with its soaring basilicas and quietly elegant chapels. Famed for its religious traditions harkening back all the way to before Charlemagne, no trip to Paris is complete without stopping by one (or ten) of Paris’s magnificent churches. Whether you choose to drop in on a Catholic cathedral, Huguenot temple, … Read more

The Beaches of Normandy

The Cliffs of Pointe du Hoc

Listen to the Episode “The Beaches of Normandy” Subscribe in iTunes Other ways to listen and subscribe. We all know the basic story of the Allied Forces storming the Beaches of Normandy in World War II. It’s one of the most dramatic and harrowing events in modern warfare. But my brain couldn’t comprehend the size … Read more

Normandy: Commemorating D-Day in Pictures (Photo Essay)

Introduction This past week, I went to Normandy for the 73rd D-Day anniversary commemorations. I traveled with Liberation Route Europe, a foundation whose mission is to monitor and develop the Allies’ liberation route and to promote a transnational understanding of the liberation of Europe. I have several history projects over the next month from this trip, … Read more