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    • Some basic info regarding Colmar travel

      Colmar Oct 1, 2015 at 8:37 AM

      Hi All,

      Hope you are having a great time ☺️☺️

      I was thinking of visiting Colmar in France. I would like to gather some basic info like the best time to visit there and some good guesthouses to stay.

      Appreciate your help in advance ☺️☺️

    • What is best time to visit Cap d'Agde.

      Le Cap d'Agde Sep 27, 2015 at 6:03 PM

      I am planning to visit Cap d Adge beaches between 10-oct-15 to 15-oct-15. So, my question is about,
      is this suitable timing to visit Cap d Adge and enjoy nude beaches.
      what to we can wear minimum cloth inside naturist village as well as on outside nude beaches.
      can i go to night clubs as single male
      Please answers that will really helpful for me.

    • Airport transportation

      Marseille Sep 12, 2015 at 1:30 PM

      What are the options of getting from the airport to a Vieux Port area hotel?

    • Paris Visite vs. 10 t+ Ticket Carnet

      Paris 17 hours ago


      I will be visiting Paris next year for 3 days and will be staying at Nanterre (near the RER station Nanterre Prefecture-Zone 3). I will be making around 10-12 trips during my stay in and around centre of Paris and will also be going to Disneyland and Bateaux Parisiens river cruise (4 Euro discount with Paris Visite card). Please let me know if the Paris Visite card for 3 days, Zone 1-3 (for 26 Euros per person), will be cost effective or not. Or should I go for carnet of 10 t+ tickets for 14 Euros.? I will have to commute through RER A for most trips to Paris centre, & I believe the t+ tickets are valid only for RER on Zone 1 and not on Zone 3.

      Awaiting reply on priority.

    • Ski resorts near Prades

      Prades Oct 3, 2015 at 6:29 AM

      Hi, does anyone know how far to the ski resorts from Prades? Thanks, Dermot

    • 30 Hours Stop-over - What to do?

      Paris Sep 27, 2015 at 7:07 AM

      I will have a 30 hour stop-over in Paris in my way to Africa. Will be staying at an airport hotel. ANy recomendations on how to spend that time?



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      Eiffel tower

      Paris Sep 21, 2015 at 5:30 AM

      What is the fastest way to get from glare du nord to the Eiffel Tower? I arrive T the station at 11 35am and have a booking to go up 12 35pm.

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      Few Questions - Need your Help :)

      Paris Sep 8, 2015 at 4:35 AM

      Im arriving Paris On December 24th, Just a day before Christmas, and Having only that day to walk around until Evening time and back to the Airport.
      1. Trains works as usual from Charles Degaulle Airport to the city and back in the evening?
      2. Luggage's - Any place to store them so i can be traveling to the city comfortably ?
      3. What is the best way to travel from the above airport to the city.

      Thank you all for the meantime,

    • Ideas for activities

      Nice Sep 29, 2015 at 10:29 AM

      I am travelling to Nice on the 15th October for 5 nights and am looking for ideas to fill my day while I am there. I am stating in the Port of Nice and travelling alone so just looking for any hint and tips you may have.

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      Best euro train

      Paris Sep 25, 2015 at 2:01 AM

      Hi VT members

      I would like to know the most comfortable, clean train I can use to go from Paris to Amsterdam.


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      Local "Gewürztraminer" more acidy and more expensive than in Rh-Pfalz?

      Alsace Sep 24, 2015 at 10:57 PM

      Tried several. In France all were bought at LeClerc + Auchan + Norma + Aldi.
      In Germany from a local farm.

      Not sure why, but my Alsatian wine experiments weren't as successful as "farm experiments" in Germany.
      Maybe because I should compare apples with apples and not with (sour) grape?

      I.e. buy the wine from a farm?

      Had a similar experiment few month ago in Hungary (Auchan Hungary wine versus farmer).
      It was a day and night difference.

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      Van Gogh in Auvers-sur-Oise?

      Paris Sep 8, 2015 at 2:09 PM

      I am planning a trip to Paris in the week of 14-20 of september. being this the van Gogh celebration year, i wonder if there are any special activities or things to see in Auvers-sur-Oise? and if it is recommended to stay over the night? Or bether stay in Paris and just do a day tour?

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      Taxi from airport

      Paris 5 hours ago

      Will arrive at CDG airport and travel into central paris. Is it best to pre book and pay or join the line at a taxi rank. Any suggestions for a reliable service?

    • Best hotel

      Paris Yesterday

      Hi everyone can you recommend us the good hotel to stay. We are 4 people and and staying for 4 days in Paris. We are planning to go in Disney land on the second day. Please Help us to find hotel near train station so its easy for us to go and visit beautiful places in Paris.

      Big thanks!

    • Train station ta St-Emillion

      Bordeaux Sep 7, 2015 at 1:24 AM

      Is there a bus between the train station and the village ta St-Emillion?

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      I am thinking 1st time visit to Paris, Bagneux area

      Paris Sep 24, 2015 at 4:15 AM

      What interesting (historical, restaurants, whatever?) is close by this area (near bagneux cemetary). Around end of March-April. Merci beaucoup!


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      From CDG to Saint-Michel Notre-Dame taking the Taxi or the RER train & questions.

      Paris Sep 16, 2015 at 10:42 AM

      There will be 4 of us arriving at CDG airport and traveling to a hotel near the Metro, Saint-Michel. Using a taxi as compared to the RER train, what would you recommend? Comparing convenience, cost, time and anything else? Also, when I look at a map it seems that the Saint-Michel Notre-Dame RER station is a different than the Metro Saint-Michel which is walking distance from our hotel. According to the map the RER station is a bit longer walk or are the really the same underground? We would be arriving mid day. Thank you.

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      First visit

      Lourdes Sep 5, 2015 at 6:18 PM

      Hi, this will be our first visit to Lourdes. We would like to know about the hotels in the Lourdes area. We are thinking of taking a guided tour for a whole day so we will be sure to see the best of Lourdes.
      I also see that we can use the Pau and Tarbes airport. Which airport do you recommend.
      We are travelling from The Netherlands.

    • Visiting france first time

      France Oct 2, 2015 at 2:43 PM

      Hi ...I'm planning to visit France for the first time from Dubai from 21st november to 27th november but i have no idea which place and hotel to stay. i also want to know which places should i visit during my vaccation? Should i travel to any other near by country or should i explore France only? looking for something economical.
      Any other information will be highly appreciated (i'm travelling with my 3yr old son and hubby).
      Thanks in advance.

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      Car rental

      Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Sep 26, 2015 at 5:01 PM

      when renting a car do most people choose to include the CDW Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Protection that is offered? I haven't checked with my local insurance company yet to see if they cover anything while abroad but just started looking at cars tonight and was wondering.

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      transfer time needed

      Paris Sep 28, 2015 at 3:12 PM

      Hi all

      We're looking into flying to South Africa.
      We have found a very favorable price flying from Düsseldorf to Paris CDG.
      The transfer time is 1h35 minutes.
      Do you think this will be enough to go through the necessary checks and still be on time for our connection to Johannesburg?
      Since the tickets has departure Dssd and destination Jnb and this transfer time is what KLM calculates, I guess this should be enough?
      Never been to CDG yet, so I don't have a clue how chaotic or organised things are around there ...

      Thanks for your input!

    • Staying in 2nd arrondissement

      Paris Sep 9, 2015 at 9:51 AM


      I was hoping someone could be me some advice. I was looking to stay in the Marais area, but have ended up booking a place in the 2nd arrondissement.

      Can anyone tell me about this area? The information online is limited, I am staying in an apartment on rue Montmartre, but now not sure if this area is ok?

    • Upper Normany

      France Sep 22, 2015 at 6:57 AM

      Where would be best to stay for exploring Upper Normandy? Must I rent a car or it's possible to make it by public transportation?

    • Train Transfer time at Gare de Pau - france

      France Sep 17, 2015 at 11:09 AM

      Hello I am on the Train Express Regional 67015 arriving at 13:48 and need to change to
      Train Express Regional 67277 departing at 13:54 . This is a 6 mins transfer time

      I would like to know which platform does the Train Express Regional 67015 arrive on and on which platform
      Train Express Regional 67277 departs from so that i can estimate walking or running

    • Most convenient hotel

      Nice Sep 30, 2015 at 10:29 AM

      visiting end of december! wanted to know which hotels are the most convenient and close to everything! thanks!

    • Luggage storage in Annecy

      Annecy Jul 13, 2015 at 9:39 PM

      I will have a day trip to Annecy. I have heard that there is no locker in the train station.
      Where can I store my luggage? Any suggestions?

      3 Answers Jul 14, 2015 at 12:28 PM
    • Currency or cashpoint

      Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Jul 9, 2015 at 8:58 PM

      Hi there,

      I am taking my family to Chamonix for the first time but not sure which currency I should be using or whether or not to take cash? Please advise.
      Regards Maria

      2 Answers Jul 10, 2015 at 7:48 AM
    • The best area to stay in Annecy

      Annecy Jul 8, 2015 at 7:42 AM

      My wife and I will be staying in Annecy for 2 nights next month.
      We will arrive in Geneva on Saturday at 2 PM and most likely will have to take a private shuttle to Annecy because according to they only have one shuttle bus from the airport and that is at 21:10.
      They have a lot more shuttle services from Annecy to Geneva when we leave on Monday.
      Can anyone tell me where the bus shuttle will stop in Annecy? Is it the Annecy North bus station?

      Where will be the best area to stay in Annecy? Perhaps if I can have a hotel as a reference point that would be great.

      Is it advisable to do a 1/2 or 1 day tour?

      Thank you.

      5 Answers Jul 12, 2015 at 11:50 PM
    • arrive in lyon part

      Lyon Jun 27, 2015 at 6:22 PM

      arrive in lyon part dieu with the tgv and than take a train to chambery challes I have only 10 minutes to change were do I have to go in the station never was there do I have enough time to change?

      5 Answers Jun 28, 2015 at 4:21 AM
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      Long term rental in Lyon 69002

      Lyon Jun 25, 2015 at 8:48 PM

      Hi, I am looking for a long term rental apartment for 1 year or more in Lyon. Prefer district 69002 near Bellacour area.
      60 to 100 sqm with a budget of Euro 900.
      Any recommendations ?

      3 Answers Jun 26, 2015 at 12:50 AM
    • Motor Boat Rental

      Thonon-les-Bains Jun 25, 2015 at 3:45 AM

      Is it possible to rent a small motor boat for the day in Thonon-les-Bains or Evian-les-bains? Thank you.

      1 Answer Jun 26, 2015 at 8:47 AM
    • Annecy or Nice?

      Annecy Jun 16, 2015 at 11:29 PM

      Hi all! My friends and I are caught up between the two cities to visit. We have about 4 days 3 nights to spend in total (Over the weekend), and would like to spend it in one of the cities. We'll be visiting in either the last week of September or the first week of October. Any advice on weather, things to see/do would be great!!

      We heard that Nice is a really nice place (but I'm not sure why when I googled it, it doesnt seem as pretty as Annecy).

      Thank you in advance!

      12 Answers Jun 18, 2015 at 11:21 AM
    • what to do

      Saint-Nazaire Jun 16, 2015 at 9:38 AM

      i will be in saint-Nazarene for 2 days,

      what do you recommend me to do?

      3 Answers Jun 16, 2015 at 10:04 AM
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      Palais du Ideal

      Hauterives Jun 7, 2015 at 7:47 AM

      Hello! Salut!
      I would love to visit Palais du Ideal in next month and I rely on public transport to arrive there. Appreciate if you could advise where is the nearest train station (arriving from Paris) and from that train station how do I get to the Palais du Ideal?
      p.s. I will need to drop off my backpack at some hostel nearby if possible.
      Merci beaucoup!!

      2 Answers Jun 7, 2015 at 8:44 AM
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      Lavender Fields

      Rhône-Alpes Jun 2, 2015 at 10:19 AM

      I will be traveling from Barcelona to Geneva this August 10th. I would like to drive by some lavender fields on the way. Any suggested routes or stops.


      2 Answers Jun 3, 2015 at 1:29 AM
    • Good restaurants in Lyon

      Lyon May 18, 2015 at 10:43 PM


      I will go to Lyon next month.
      I know that Lyon has so many good restaurants.
      Could anybody inform me some good restaurants in Lyon ?

      Thank you

      2 Answers May 19, 2015 at 12:09 PM
    • Buy Antiques in Lyon

      Lyon May 18, 2015 at 10:41 PM


      I will go to Lyon next month.
      I am interested in buying antiques
      Could anybody inform me where I could find good quality antiques in Lyon ?

      Thank you

      5 Answers May 20, 2015 at 9:06 AM
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      Lyon City Bus Routes Map

      Lyon May 14, 2015 at 2:44 PM

      I am trying to use website to find out if there any buses I can use, along with the T1 tram line, to get from Gare Part-Dieu to area around Hospital Center Saint-Joseph Et Saint-Luc, 20 Quai Claude Bernard. I've clicked on 'Getting around' and can see the drop down list of routes but I find them not very user friendly. Can anyone help?

      6 Answers May 15, 2015 at 7:55 AM
    • How does one get from Lyon St Exupéry TGV station into the city ??

      Lyon May 4, 2015 at 4:23 AM

      How does one get from Lyon St Exupéry TGV station into the city ??
      I will be arriving at 1945 on a Friday night with Ouigo

      5 Answers May 5, 2015 at 4:19 AM
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      Birthhouse info

      Lyon May 1, 2015 at 8:18 AM

      Hallo my friends. Actually I speak no French at all and this might be a problem in my case, that's why I need your advice. We will be in Paris for some days and I was thinking of Lyon as a day trip. Lyon has been in my heart as the city of the novels I have read as a young girl and thus it is some kind of a "need" to see her. Of course, Lyon of the 19th century must be a past now, but nevertheless it is Lyon after all.
      Sorry for the introduction. My main reason for asking your help is that Greek woman was born in Lyon in 1933 and her mother was burried in Lyon before she and her father returned to Greece. So, do you know if I have any chance of finding out the address of their house or the cemetary her mother was burried. Whom shall I contact in Lyon's town hall? Any advice?

      4 Answers May 1, 2015 at 11:59 AM
    • Lyon - Two train stations

      Lyon Feb 24, 2015 at 11:30 PM

      There are two train stations in Lyon. I believe that one is in the city and one is some way out. Which is which ??
      What are the transport links like for the one that is out of the city ?
      Especially early in the morning and late at night.

      6 Answers Feb 26, 2015 at 1:42 AM
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      Car service

      Lyon Feb 21, 2015 at 3:54 PM

      Best choice/price for a car service from Lyon to Epernay for 8 people. Any suggestions appreciated.

      8 Answers Feb 22, 2015 at 11:53 AM
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      What's a good neighborhood to stay in? Plenty of walkabout places

      Lyon Feb 11, 2015 at 1:49 PM

      Just wondering about a good hotel in a pedestrian friendly area. What's your favorite area in Lyon to stay in?

      5 Answers Feb 16, 2015 at 8:02 AM
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      Chamonix drive holiday early October ? Napoleon route RN 85

      Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Jan 24, 2015 at 10:30 PM

      Group of 4 adults who are planning a driving holiday in France early Oct. Would love to see the mountains & are thinking of driving to Chamonix after some time in Cannes. I am wondering if the Napoleon route via Grasse is more scenic. I understand it takes longer than the autoroutes. Is it worth travelling to Chamonix or can we get good views of Mont Blanc along the way & stay elsewhere. We are not planning to hike just sight-see.

      9 Answers Feb 3, 2015 at 9:47 AM
    • Road conditions in Chamoni in April

      Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Jan 16, 2015 at 9:20 PM

      Hello ,our groups of 7 will visit Chamonix in mid April. We plan to drive to some villages near by like Courmayeur or Les Houches and somewhere else to have a scenic view along the way.
      Will it have a lot of fogs or snow? What the road conditions will be?

      5 Answers Jan 18, 2015 at 6:27 AM
    • May Day Holiday

      Lyon Jan 14, 2015 at 2:35 AM

      My very first question! We will be in Lyon on 1st May this year which is an official public holiday. What is likely to be closed and will public transport be operating? Thanks.

      15 Answers Jan 16, 2015 at 2:00 AM
    • Art Markets, things to see

      Annecy Dec 19, 2014 at 3:52 PM

      I am staying 13th Jan to 17th Jan and would like to know if there are any Art Markets or galleries.

      Also what would you say are the top things to see in Annecy?


      2 Answers Dec 20, 2014 at 9:45 AM
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      Lyon airport - city transportation

      Lyon Nov 5, 2014 at 5:45 AM

      Salut! Is there a cheaper way to get to the city other than Rhonexpress? 14.5 Euros for a 20 minute ride is quite expensive!

      5 Answers Nov 6, 2014 at 1:11 AM
    • Gare de lyon - Perrache bus stop to le Radiant

      Lyon Oct 22, 2014 at 11:24 PM

      Hello! I'm just wondering how one would get from the Gare de lyon - Perrache bus stop to le Radiant (1 Rue Jean Moulin, 69300 Caluire-et-Cuire, France) I've been using previous questions and Google directions for help but no luck this time. Any help? Thanks

      3 Answers Oct 25, 2014 at 1:52 AM
    • Chamonix with a 2 year old toddler

      Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Oct 20, 2014 at 9:36 PM

      Hello! I'm thinking of bringing my almost two yr old to chamonix for three months Nov - Feb. We would be staying in a self contained apartment anywhere from 10mins to one hour from town centre (walking distance). Is chamonix a good place for toddlers or would we both get more out of it waiting a year or so. Thanks :)

      3 Answers Oct 21, 2014 at 6:01 AM
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      Need a Hotel?

      Lyon Oct 5, 2014 at 4:43 AM

      Will be stopping one night in Lyon and will have the next day to see the city. In order to maximise our time there, we want a hotel near a tram stop or metro stop. I have difficulty in walking very far. I have been unable to locate a suitable one using regular resources. Can someone help?

      5 Answers Oct 10, 2014 at 5:57 AM
    • Summer weather: end July/beg August

      Annecy Sep 25, 2014 at 10:44 AM

      I was looking into staying in Avignon and Provence for 2 weeks next summer, but a few folks have said it would be way too hot and hectic in Avignon to enjoy it with young children (age 5 and 7). So, another friend has suggested Annecy. I know little about it, but thought I might as well start with the weather, with that being the nail in the Avignon coffin. From what I've scanned on wunderground, Annecy looks incredibly mixed: rain, sun, 30C, 19C all in one week. Is it really very changeable (with the mountains and all)? Is there much to do with kids if the weather turns cold and wet? I'm interested in wandering the old town/eating outside at night so kids can have some freedom, and swimming in the lake/cycling/walking a bit .... thanks for any advice. I'd just like to see if it is go-er b4 I plough as much research into it as I did Provence.

      6 Answers Sep 29, 2014 at 6:29 PM
    • Piano rental

      Aix-les-Bains Sep 24, 2014 at 5:28 AM

      Where can I rent an electric piano in / around Aix

      1 Answer Sep 24, 2014 at 6:38 AM
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      From Lyon to Paris

      Lyon Sep 19, 2014 at 6:09 AM

      Hello, my friends!

      I´ll be travelling around France with a rented car and need to go from Lyon to Paris. I was thinking of returning the car in Lyon and taking a flight or a train to Paris? Travelling by car and returning it in Paris is another option. What do you think?

      How long is the trip from Lyon to Paris by car, by plane and by TGV?

      How much does it cost each of these options?

      Thanks in advance!

      13 Answers Sep 21, 2014 at 4:38 AM
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      Ski to Verbier and Courmayeur, is it possible without a car?

      Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Sep 18, 2014 at 5:00 AM

      Hi there,

      I'll be traveling to Chamonix towards the end of January 2015. I'm not planning to rent a car and pretty much rely on using public transportation to move around. I'd like to try and ski in three countries! how difficult is to reach Verbier by using train or bus connections and and make it back to Cham the same day? I understand there is a direct shuttle bus every morning to Courmayeur center and takes about 45 mnts to get there. Say if you wanted to stay in town for dinner and get back to Chamonix around 9 or 10 pm with the bus, is this possible or do you have to take a very expensive taxi ride?

      Thank you.

      5 Answers Nov 26, 2014 at 7:27 AM