Every traveler worth his salt would definitely put France in his bucket list. The biggest challenge is deciding on the place to go. The land of love and romance, there is no dearth of places to visit in France. It is also the land of exotic cheeses, robust and fine wine and melt in the mouth desserts. Or just the beauty of listening to natives speaks the language of love.
Known as the City of Love, Paris is of course where most French holidays begin. It is without a doubt a must-see for most travelers all for its liveliness and magnificence. It is not known as the most popular tourist destination in the world for nothing! Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, Notre Dame, Arc de Triomphe, Musee d’Orsay, and Seine River are some of the top tourist attractions in Paris.
Beautiful villages, picturesque vineyards, splendid chateaux, breath-taking scenery can be found in the Loire Valley. Bordeaux is like an old bottle of wine; rich robust and extremely beautiful. It is a major port city and filled with historical sites, medieval churches and quaint old bridges such as the Ponte de Pierre.
One of the top places to visit in France for honeymoon, the French Riviera will introduce you to a whole new meaning of luxury living. It is a playground of the rich and famous. The Riviera is famous for the world renowned Cannes Film Festivals and the glamorous city of St. Tropez. It is definitely one of the most attractive places to see in France.
Biarritz is an elegant seaside place in the heart of the French Basque. Arles the home of Vincent Van Gogh has the remnants of the Roman Amphitheatre. It is one of the most exotic of France’s tourist places. Strasbourg is on the French and German border and it is the city of important European Institutions. Main attractions of this city are the Gothic Cathedral, the 300-year-old astrological clock, various museums and cafes.
The city of Mont Saint-Michel Abbey in the Normandy region has the most exquisite natural beauty in all of France. It is one of the best places to visit in France sight to behold with breath-taking landscape and the beautiful ocean surrounding it.
Lyon is the third largest city in France and it attracts tourist for its architectural wonders, exotic cuisines and vibrant culture. Hidden passage ways, Gothic churches, Roman ruins is what adds to the exotic beauty of Lyon. Toulouse is also known as the pink city of France due to the ochre rooftops and red brick churches. Its main attractions are its invigorating waterways.
Marseilles the oldest and second largest city of France has a mix of industrial usefulness and cultural charms. The best attraction of this city is the Calanques, inlets with azure blue waters and magnificent cliffs of limestone. Burgundy, known for its robust wines is also famous for historical abbeys, quaint villages and most of all its delectable cuisine.
If experiencing European culture, fine wine, invigorating night life is what you are looking for then France is the destination to experience it all. France is a destination where travelling is more of an experience then just visiting. It is felt more than it is seen. It is a place to make the most beautiful memories for a lifetime.