Sitting astride the borders of three different countries (France, Switzerland and Italy) the Mont Blanc massif is massive! Mont blanc, at 15,536 ft is the highest mountain in Western Europe. The rich alpine and cultural history of the area, the panoramic peaks, glaciers and alpine meadows, the windswept passes and the friendly small mountain towns all combine to make the circuit around Mont Blanc one of the premier hiking routes in Europe.
Small groups allow individualized instruction from your teacher. Gourmet food with attention given to dietary needs. Cultural immersion with planned cultural visits, with a bi-lingual tour leader throughout your time with French Escapade. Belgium, France, Italy and Spain
Experience Paris and its enchantment from the Perspective of a Real Parisienne. Through the cobblestone streets of Paris where you’ll discover secrets and the anecdotes only true Parisiennes know about. Join Edith on this very personalized tour. Half day, day trips or longer - Edith can organise for you.
Nothing captures the Christmas mood better than Alsace, with its lights, markets, mulled wine and music. We’ll plunge into this special atmosphere in style, mixing historic visits of castles, luxury accommodation and authentic cuisine off the beaten track. While Paris boasts of its brasseries, and Provence its cafes, Alsace has its winstubes which are cozy wine bars, with tiled stoves, carved chairs and hearty fare.
Full of contrasts, Normandy enchants and inspires with every bend in its country roads. From the rolling hills dotted with cows to its impressive rugged coastline; from its fairy-tale villages to its glorious cathedrals; it is a place that literally embraces you and transports you. No wonder the impressionists saw it as a canvas full of inspiration.