European Heritage Days: Explore a Secret Paris

The European Heritage Days (or journées européennes du patrimoine, as they are known in French) offer tourists and locals alike the chance to glimpse behind Paris’ many closed doors and discover the secret history of the city, all completely free of charge. Every year, on the third weekend of September, cities and famous institutions around France offer free guided…

The 10 Best European Cities to Visit in Autumn

Autumn, with its lower prices and smaller crowds, is the perfect time for a city break. Here is our list of the best European cities to visit now, as well as what to see and what to do. Bordeaux Popular with tourists in June and July, a ghost town in August (when the local population…

Insiders Highlights: Nice, France

If you’ve ever toured the Côte d’Azur, the chances are you will have at least passed through Nice, or maybe flown into Nice International Airport, on the way to your destination. Yet Nice is worth a lot more than just a fleeting glimpse through a car window. With its Italian feel, old world charm, and…

Travel Planning For Disneyland Paris Is Easier Than You Think

With two theme parks, a village with cinemas, bars and restaurants and the opportunity to meet favourite Disney characters, Disneyland Paris is a wonderful destination for a family holiday. Getting there with young children can seem a little daunting so the HolidayTaxis team have rounded up a few tips to make your trip easier and…

Nice Gateway to the Alpes Maritimes

This post was originally published on travelwithamate.com At the start of the Alps mountain range, which stretches between France, Switzerland, and Italy, lays what we at HolidayTaxis.com believe is one of the most beautiful Alpine areas of all, wholly in France, and on the edge of the Mediterranean. Known as the Alpes-Maritimes, sitting at the…