Land of diversity
Of course Paris, the capital, one of the three most visited cities in the world, gets almost all of the attention. But cities like Lyon, Toulouse and Bordeaux have rich histories and strong identities. Strasbourg is the headquarters of the European Parliament and the French Riviera is filled with magic places.
“Joie de vivre”
If cheese and excellence in French cuisine (UNESCO Cultural Heritage) are two recognizable traits, the wines of Bordeaux and Champagne are also greatly renowned. The country is commonly associated with a romantic atmosphere and enjoying the great pleasures is part of the lifestyle.