How to Reach France
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How to Reach France
The second largest country in the European continent, France is situated in Western Europe. France is the most visited country of the world. It is a very popular tourist destination, mostly visited for its fashion, art, architecture and culture. The official language of France is French and the most followed religion is Catholicism.
Food and wine are two most important things in the French Cuisine. Do try out Soupe à l'oignon, Cassoulet, Chocolate Soufflé and Ratatouille when you visit France; Ratatouille is the signature dish of peasants of the country. The gourmet food such as Croissants, Jambon and Brie cheese must be tried as well. But if you are there, do not forget to take a sip of gourmet beverages such as Cognac and Champagne.
France is the home to many top class fashion brands such as Louis Vuitton, Dior, Chanel and Hermes, etc. You can do shopping to your heart’s delight in France. The famous haute couture which we all know about is originated in France. So, you will surely get the glimpse in famous brands like Thierry Mugler, Paco Rabanne, Nina Ricci, Jean-Paul Gaultier, and Yves Saint Laurent.
There are 478 airports in France, which are connected with the rest of the world by several top rated airlines. The busiest of all the airports is the Paris Charles de Gaulle. Air Baltic, Air France, and many other intercontinental flights operate from France. Being the largest airport of the country, Paris Charles de Gaulle has 3 terminals; terminal 1 is the oldest of all. On the fourth floor of Terminal 1, there are a huge number of duty free stores. You must buy some stuff back home. Other busiest airports of France are Paris Orly and Cote d'Azur.
Trains are the best way to explore towns and cities within the country. The TGV - Train à Grande Vitesse is the world famous and high speed train which makes your trip amazingly quick. It is an attractive alternative of travel as compared to the air. In here, TER and InterCité trains connect various cities and link all French stations of main towns.
For comfortable journey within the country, you can take buses of service providers like GoEuro, OuiBus, EuroLines and Alsa. The tickets can be easily booked with GoEuro. If you wish you an even directly purchase the ticket. The buses also connect to popular tourist places like Disneyland, Eiffel Tower, museums, etc. Apart from buses, metro is also an ideal way to move around the city. You can make use of Visitors A La Carte Card, an international visitor’s card, to detour various cities of France. You can obtain one from any metro station and bus terminal booths.
In France, you would also find tourists roaming on bicycles because travelers find it very convenient here. You can easily park your bicycle anywhere and check out any tourist destination you want. The other modes of transport available are Waterways and trams.
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|Bangalore to France||N/A||9.0 hours||N/A||N/A||N/A|
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FAQ's of France
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For exploring the country properly you might need close to 6 months or so. But for visiting most important landmarks, try to spend at least 7 to 10 days in France.
The Eurail or private buses are the best bet for traveling within France. If you have an international driver’s license, then you can get a car on hire for self driving.
Make sure to buy chocolates, perfume and any fashion accessory when in France. Don’t forget to buy wine.
Although most French people do know and understand English, they are notorious for pretending to not understand it. Learn a few basic phrases of French so that they know you are trying, so that they will too.
The Schengen visa that is valid for the entire European Union is also valid for France.
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