Majestic and unspoiled
Sharing borders with Spain, Belgium, Germany, Italy and Switzerland, and also with the Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, North Sea and the English Channel, France is one of the top and most diverse destinations in Europe.
A peak into France
France is famous for being one of the most prosperous economies in the world and has the population of just under 70 million people. The country has many off land territories such as the beautiful Reunion Islands in the Indian Ocean or the Caribbean Guadeloupe and that’s why mainland France in Europe is called Metropolitan France which has over 3400 kilometres of shoreline.
Big country with a big heart
Being one of the European largest countries it can’t go without saying that France is extremely well known for its fine vine and cuisine. It’s no wonder that this is one of the main and most visited destinations in the worlds. The abundance of museums, unspoiled nature, sports and great climate are just some of the perks of this large, beautiful country, so one might expect that its normal for France to be one of the most visited countries on the planet with over 80 million visitors per year.
A gateway to Europe
Paris is the capital of France and is considered to be one of the gateways to Europe because it has 2 international airports. This historic and yet modern capital of France is a must-see location, especially for those who would love to see all the magnificent architecture which Paris is so well known for. Some legendary landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame Cathedral are one of many reasons why Paris is the most visited capital city in the world today. Other major metropolitan areas like Lyon and Marseille are definitely worth a check as they are full of natural and man-made wonders.
The Rhone-Alps offer excellent opportunities for visitors to explore many sports like hiking, skiing, snowboarding, rock climbing and many more. Aside from all exciting things, France in its heart is a peaceful country and a great destination if you would like to explore majestic castles, cathedrals and nature without the hustle and bustle. To the far Northwest you will find Normandy, peaceful and relaxed region in France that is known for kilometres upon kilometres of unspoiled nature with rivers and rocky cliffs.
Never a missed chance
The truth is that wherever you set to be in France you wont be in the wrong place. The different regions offer endless options enjoy and explore. The southern region is known for lavender fields and fine wines while the northern is abundant with peaceful nature and a relaxed pace of life. But if that doesn’t catch your fancy you can always spend your time in the heart of France and be amazed at the beautiful cities like Bourges and Orleans or visit nearby medieval towns like Troyes.