In France, cooking is a serious art form, and a national sport” – Julia Child
Who wouldn’t love to visit a country that invented champagne and boasts over 36o cheeses? And where kissing on both cheeks, lingering at an outdoor cafe and queing daily at the Boulangerie for a warm baguette, are all de rigueur?
So much to do. So little time. Let’s get started.
Of course, you’ll need to visit the Eiffel Tower.
You’ll gather provisions at your neighborhood open-air market and enjoy a picnic lunch alongside Parisians in the Luxembourg Gardens, savoring the intoxicating aroma of freshly-baked baguettes and croissants wafting from boulangeries. Make it organic if that’s your pleasure.
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If you’re an active traveler, the Loire Valley is a perfect destination for cyclists. You can pop in for wine tastings along the way,
Head to Normandy for unspoilt natural beauty and white cliffs on the Atlantic coast without any of the crowds. Be prepared to indulge in Camembert and Calvados!
What about a vacation filled with just exploring walled cities?
Speaking of wine, if you’re a wine lover, you’ll want to taste your way through these wine regions in France.
As you can see, France offers something for every traveler. The only question is, which destination will you pick first?