many artists lived, worked, or had studios in or around Montmartre, including Amedio Modigliani, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Edgar Degas, Pablo Picasso and many more. Montmartre is also the setting for several Hollywood hit films.

The it is also in the house where the painters Maurice Utrillo and Suzanne Valadon lived and worked in second-floor studios. The house was Pierre’s first Montmartre address, and he painted several of his masterpieces there. Many other well known personalities moved through the premises. The mansion in the garden at the back is the oldest hotel on Montmartre.



This famous medieval gothic cathedral from the 13th century is located on the island Île de la Cité. Visit also Conciergerie, a former medieval royal palace and a prison during the French Revolution.


It is an underground tunnel and gallery. The ossuary known as the catacombs date back to the 18th century when the remains of over six million people were moved into an underground tunnel network of former stone mines to reduce the growing number of cemeteries. The tunnels are very long and one can easily get lost so don’t go wondering of alone


It is one of the most recognized world attractions and most-visited paid monument in the world. It was constructed in 1889 by the company owned by the engineer Gustaf Eiffel as the entrance to the 1889 World’s Fair. Including the tip, Eiffel Tower is 1,063 ft (324 m) tall and is the tallest structure in Paris.


The Avenue is a 1.2-mile-long (1,9 km) street located in the center of Paris and is considered to be one of the most recognizable avenues in the world. It features numerous luxury shops, theaters, and cafés. At Champs-Élysées ends with Arc de Triomphe.


It is Europe’s largest business district containing many of Paris’s tallest buildings and a large shopping mall with numerous restaurants and theaters. La Défense features an impressive modern architectural masterpiece La Grande Arche.


It is an impressive royal residence of the king of France and Château de Versailles is now a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Amazing Travel Tips

The gorgeous countryside
The gorgeous countryside

1. Phuket

Its cool dry weather and calm water in December makes it the best month to visit. Spend most of your time sunbathing, swimming, kayaking, surfing, scuba diving and many more. Its laid back island life , luxurious resorts, some of the most fragrant, flavor packed cuisine, natural beauty with much of the island covered in lush rainforest, panoramic views and many more will keep you coming back again and again.

2. Rio de Janeiro

The weather is warm and sunny to enough to hit the beaches. Experience Reveille Carnival, a popular new year eve celebration on Copacabana beach drawing in millions of people annually, with its music, dancing and fireworks. See the iconic landmark recognized as one of the Seven wonders of the world, Christ the Redeemer, Jardim Botanica a serene garden , a botanical paradise with over 6,000 indigenous and exotic flora species, Tijuca National Park the largest urban rain forest on the planet, revel in samba at Lapa which ignites at night and many more.

3.Hawaii the big Island

The beginning of December is the best time to visit, prices are low and crowds don’t arrive until the holidays. Though it’s the wettest month of the year, most of the rain tend to fall at night. Trade frozen fingers and low temperatures for swim suits, umbrella drinks, flip flops and much more. Enjoy festive fare such as poke, sashimi, turkey and fruitcake. Take the spectacle Christmas parade in Lahaina. A perfect Christmas full of sand, good weather, good food and sunny days.


Has superb skiing and snowboarding conditions, with quite a pleasant weather for Canadian winter. Enjoy the local brew at Banff craft beer festival, explore the classic holiday drink mixed with creativity at Banff’s Hot Chocolate Trail. Check out scenic restaurants, with hearty, comforting foods. Soak yourself in the historic Upper Hot Springs, relax and unwind.

5. Quebec City

Its easy to fall in love with this Canadian city, with its sights and sounds transform into a Christmas village. During this month the city’s social calendar is booked solid with festivals. Colorful lights, wooden kiosks, smells of cinnamon, ginger bread and sausages. The best way to explore the heart of the city is on foot, the streets are well lit, a gorgeous snowcapped castle over looking the icy Saint Lawrence River and snow cover cobblestone streets make it look like you are in something out of a fairytale.

6.Park City

During ski season, some of the towns top resorts open. Winter enthusiasts will love this destinations with activities such as skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, snowmobiling and many more. Traditional horseback riding, shop along historical main street, go fly fishing, indulge in a spa treatment, to calm and center yourself try stand up paddleboard yoga.


Visiting in this month means you will enjoy comfortable tropical weather and fewer showers. One of the most anticipated activities is the Madinat Jumeirah Festive Market, visitors enjoy live music, traditional food and drinks. La Mer is the ultimate beach and shopping destination, has one of the best waterparks, you can go jet skiing, flyboarding, paddle boarding and so much more. Burj Khalifa is a must see, the observation deck are on levels 124 and 125, not for the faint of heart. Desert safari, miracle garden with over 50 million flowers and 200 million natural plants. Dubai is famous for ladies’ night out with benefits of free drinks and free entry.

8. Jackson hole

This 50-mile-long Wyoming valley, is the point of entry to the beautiful Grand Teton National Park and Yellow stone National Park which are a magnet for nature lovers. Snowshoeing, dog sledding tours, snowmobiling, sleigh rides snow tubing are some of the activities to plan for. It’s a perfect winter playground for both adults and kids.


For a fun festive winter vacation, the city turns into a winter wonderland, with Christmas markets selling everything from ornament to toys. With its rich culture and welcoming atmosphere, its perfect if you want to enjoy a quite winter holiday. Visit the Prague Castle with over 70 stalls selling hot foods and drinks, don’t forget to try the popular Lanugos , see the lights on Charles Bridge, go skiing, catch a holiday performance, relax in a sauna and improve your health and wellness.


The weather sees very warm temperatures and lots of sunshine, the sublime weather attracts hordes of tourist. Feel the beautiful Caribbean breeze as it welcomes you to this paradise vacation. With sapphire waters, sun soaked sands and Junkanoo Festival, a world class celebration of culture. Go for snorkeling, diving, sun bath in the beautiful beaches and let go of all your worries.