Surf’s Up at France’s Basque Coast

Bayonne, France

We spent a few days in Basque Country located in the Southwest corner of France in the early spring.  We were delighted to find that this area is France's other summer playground offering travelers a unique cultural experience as well as beaches galore. The Basque region is comprised of seven provinces, four in Spain and three in France, that straddle the western Pyrenees Mountains. The ... Read Full Article

A Warm Welcome in Biarritz, Anglet and Bayonne

We arrived on Thursday afternoon in a raging rainstorm, flying in from Paris.  It was a good flight, but landing was a little nerve-wracking because of the high winds. We stayed that night at a charming little hotel in Biarritz called the Edouard VII. The next day we were off to discover Biarritz, the surfing capital of France. By the fierceness of the waves crashing against the shore, I can ... Read Full Article