Brocante, vide grenier or marché aux puces, what are the differences?

French markets are fun. You can sometimes find very old things for a small price. There are brocante markets, vide greniers and marchés aux puces. But what exactly are the differences? In this article I’ll explain it to you.   Vide Grenier A vide grenier literally means: Empty attic. You could therefore compare this with …

Visit Carcassonne, a fortified town in the South of France

  As I child I would visit France with my parents, brother and sister. I loved visiting old caves, castles and so on. I think it’s super interesting to learn  about the way people have lived in the past. The city of Carcassonne is one of those places. It’s the most beautiful preserved medieval city …