When we speak about tourism and tour attractions one of the countries that so often comes to our mind is France. Describing the country with a couple of words is very difficult, it’s almost impossible. It is not a chance that France is one of the most popular tour destinations of the world. This wonderful country is full of exotic natural beauties and breathtaking landscapes. There are not so many places all over the world where you can expect to see wonderful museums, spectacular monuments and mountains.
Although France is located in Western Europe, it has always been the heart of Old continent. There are so many parts of the country that deserve to be seen and visited.
Of course you can start with the lovely city of Paris. It’s not enough to say that Paris is fascinating, historic, stylish, cultural, memorable, artistic and romance city. And also don’t forget that it’s a fashion and culinary capital of the world. The attractions that you can not afford to miss are the Eiffel Tour, the Louvre Museum, the Arc de Triomphe, Versailles Palace, the Orsay Museum, the Pantheon, etc.
Another popular French city better known for the international film festival that take place each year is Cannes. Here also take place some trade fairs, innumerable shows and exhibitions.
Regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in France, Dijon features high up on the list of popular France destinations. This city survived allied bombing during the Second World War and thus has the most well preserved buildings that date back to several centuries. Dijon is also known for its rich tradition in music and fine arts.
Lyon is a city in the east central France and is the third largest city in France and is a major centre of business and at the same time is also quite reputed as the French capital of culinary delights and also plays an important role in the fantastic world of French cinema. Lyon is also famous for its numerous churches and cathedrals. This city enjoys the highest tourist influx in the entire nation of France.
Reims is one of the great centers of Champagne production in the country. In fact, most of the Champagne producing houses have their centre of operations in Reims. It is one of the popular cities of the country as tourists visit this place every year.
Corsica is a very popular destination of France and is quite naturally visited by a large number of tourists almost every year. This place is the fourth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea and is politically considered to be a part of Metropolitan France. Corsica is a historically rich place and is widely known all over as the birthplace of Napolean Bonaparte. This island is blessed with a pleasant climate, beautiful mountains and a magnificent coastline.
Talking about France and its attractions, it’s impossible to miss the festivals, hot activities and events. A few of the festivals and events in France have with time become a part of the culture of France. Among the most popular events are Launch of the Beaujolais Nouveau, Museums by Night, Armistice Day, Music Festival.