A guide to the best things to do in Medieval Rouen, Normandy – France

Panoramic view of Rouen, Normandy France

Rouen, the capital of the region of Normandy, is a charming city that combines history and modernity. The one nicknamed the “city of a hundred spires” is full of history. Rouen is not only the city where Joan of Arc met her death at the age of 19 in 1431 but also a city that […]

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14 Must-See Medieval Walled Cities and Towns in France

Guide to the most picturesque and most impressive walled cities and towns in France.

Throughout the centuries, cities and towns in France have built fortified walls and ramparts to protect themselves against enemies.  Cities in France have managed to preserve their walls and ramparts to the delight of history fans and tourists who enjoy the charm of these medieval French cities. You will find some of these French walled […]

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Exploring Uchiko Japan – A Charming Village in the Japanese Countryside

Walking through the Japanese village of Uchiko, you feel like you are slipping back in time to the Meiji period. The preserved streets of Yokaichi Old Town is is a must see.

Are you interested in experiencing a different side of Japan that is often overlooked by tourists? Would you like to venture off the typical tourist path and discover places that locals love to visit? If you answer yes, then we have just the thing for you – a guide to Uchiko Japan, a delightful Japanese […]

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