Topic: Sightseeing

The Lessons of Verdun

Verdun, sight of the longest single battle of World War I, is, perhaps, the most powerful sightseeing experience for those looking to explore the history of the war.

Off the Beaten Track in Switzerland

Switzerland's most famous experiences—the Matterhorn, fondue, chocolate—are worth they hype, but be sure to also consider these lesser-known Swiss travel treats.

France’s Serene Abbeys

France's countryside is filled with medieval monasteries. A little history can help visitors breathe life into these serenely remote monuments.