CONTENT
INDEX

GENERAL INFORMATION OF FRANCE

REGIONS OF FRANCE

TOURISM OF FRANCE

HOTELS OF FRANCE

HOLIDAY / TRAVEL

FRENCH CUISINE

THE FABULOUS FRENCH WINE

THE FRENCH MUSIC

SERVICE PROVIDERS

MANUFACTURERS

MAPS


READERS' CORNER

SEARCH


CIVILIZATIONS


FRANCE


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Welcome to France.. Behind these words lies the desire to embark on a true voyage, a desire to explore a fabulous land of imaginary and history.

This document will help you to choose your route and where to stay. We will show you a France that is close to your heart, the France of great traditions, but also the villages and varying cultures of France. Off the beaten track there are marvels to contemplate. We invite you to share in the French- man's innermost secrets, to taste the most exquisite cuisine to discover stones in artistic arrangements, granite carved so as to preserve great legends, cathedrals on volcanic peaks, the fragrance of lavender intensified by the warmth, shores memorable for their shellfish infinite sunshine bursting forth its profusion of light.

Location of France in Europe Paris, of course, with its monuments, its fashion and its nights of celebration, Versailles, the cote d'Azur for its precious sunshine, its wines and its delicious food, as well as numerous other sites, just as famous...

Let us guide you through these pages. We have organized these region by region, and we will lead you on a voyage of discoveryof the most supreme aspects of our heritage, of our masterpieces, and of the most magnificent popular expression. In the following sections France will he presented to you along the lines of themes. In this way, those who are seeking to center their holiday around activities or a particular passion will be informed of the pleasures of the sea, the giddy heights of the mountains the magnificence of the festivals, the famous works of the museums, the activities in the leisure parks, the pleasures of gliding through the waters of the canals, and so many other things besides.

And if we are preserving our nature in our National parks, if we are maintaining our ancestral structures, if we are constantly expanding our collections in our museums, if our festivals embrace the glories of this world, it is for you, for those who come from outside our country.

"Soyez nos hotes" (be our guests), and if, in French, for "guest", and "host" we use the same word, this is in order to heighten even more the pleasure of the encounter; we would like to feel as close to you as you to us, in our country ! Welcome...