Some of the best Champagne towns you can visit by train

11 Oct

Seeing the best of Champagne by train is a fun and easy journey. Reims, the capital of Champagne the region, is just 45 minutes by train from Paris. Epernay, known as the capital of Champagne the drink, takes around an hour and a quarter. The two great Champagne towns are linked by rail and it […]

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How to spend 48 hours in Reims Champagne

10 Oct

Known as the Gateway to Champagne, just 45 minutes by train from Paris, this bustling town is renowned for its prestigious champagne houses, Gothic cathedral and Art Deco architecture. Little of the original Roman town remains except Porte Mars, an ancient gateway to the town and the cryptoportico – a semi-underground gallery dating from the […]

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Take the train from Paris to Reims and enjoy the Champagne lifestyle!

16 Aug

There’s nothing quite like the pop of a Champagne bottle to make you feel festive and with Reims, the capital of Champagne so close to Paris, there’s no excuse not to go! Take the Train to Reims from Paris With Reims, the capital of Champagne, just 45 minutes from Paris by train it’s the perfect […]

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How to book the perfect Champagne tasting experience in Champagne

2 Feb

Discover the pleasures of the Champagne region and enjoy an effervescent experience Champagne tasting without all the tedious, time consuming searching online. www.champagne-booking.com has done all the hard work for you. Simply choose the type of tour or experience you want – from a Champagne tasting to grape picking or Sabrage – the technique of […]

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Langres Haute-Marne | The secret part of Champagne

16 Nov

  Haute-Marne, the secret part of Champagne The Haute-Marne department of Champagne is not as famous as its sister department the Marne. There you’ll discover the legendary towns of  Reims and Epernay, famous for their Champagne domains and much more. Haute-Marne though, is a beautiful part of the region and there’s lots to discover here […]

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Chateau de Pailly Langres Haute-Marne

21 Sep

Langres in the Haute-Marne region of Champagne is a sleepy sort of a town where people are friendly and say hello to strangers. It wasn’t always so. The original Chateau de Pailly which was built in the 11th century was destroyed by the people of Langres. They acted in retaliation for the Burgundian owner’s support […]

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Remarkable Gardens of Cohons Langres Haute-Marne

23 Aug

Close to Langres, that lovely languid town in Haute-Marne, Champagne, not far from the border with Burgundy, is Cohons. It’s the only commune in France to boast two classified ‘Jardins Remarquables’. Jardin de Silière The Jardin de Silière is attached to a rather lovely 17th century mansion. The owner will tell you that the people […]

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Reasons to love France No. 4 Champagne

6 Jul

It’s a pretty good reason to love France I think, or rather two – Champagne the region and Champagne the drink. Both are fabulous. Champagne the region So let’s take the region. A place of vineyards and chateaux, lakes and forests, gentle hills, ancient villages and smart towns and cities like Reims and Epernay.  It’s […]

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