France is the most visited country in the World. It’s hardly surprising: with her extraordinary architecture, gastronomy, museums and history, you could spend a lifetime visiting France!
Without surprise, Paris is France’s most popular destination. Culturally, La Ville Lumière is truly a museum in itself. From the Louvre to the charming Rodin museum, from the Palais Garnier to neighbourhood cabarets, the ways one can explore Parisian culture are as diverse as they are numerous. The Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, Notre-Dame-de-Paris, the Sacré-Cœur Cathedral are amongst the must see places of the French Capital. In the Paris region, you have to visit the sumptuous Château de Versailles and discover where many French kings lived.
However, your visit in France does not end in Paris. To the South, discover Bordeaux and its incredible architecture. Nearby, take the time to visit the vineyards and find out about some of the World’s best wines. On the Mediterranean Coast, the sea and her beaches are waiting for you. Painters’ former residences are a showcase for this seaside resort artistic history. Keep on going towards the Alps, where Italian culture meets French charm. French Alps are the best place to join the joy of skiing, hiking and fine cuisine. In fact, less than 90 minutes from the Alps, you will come across lovely Lyon, gastronomy’s World Capital since the beginning of the 20th Century. From Lyon you can easily drive to Geneva or Lausanne, Switzerland or continue with your French escapade in Dijon. A wonderful and peaceful city, Dijon is the ideal starting point for your visit to discover small towns and Burgundy wines. Before you leave the region, make sure you plan an excursion to Mont-Saint-Michel and discover this picturesque monastery on La Manche.
A country of incomparable attractions, France is a safe and easy to reach destination. Whether you want to live in Paris or visit one of the many regions of the Hexagon, your stay in France will be memorable!