Paris, ‘city of lights`, truly deserves this romantic nickname. It is globally known not only as France’s capital, but as a European and world center for art, culture, fashion and gourmet food. Tourist flock to Paris in millions not only to enjoy sophistication in art and culture, but sometimes just to take a photo in front of city`s many world famous landmarks. And there are many of those: Eiffel Tower, that became synonym with Paris (and France) from the time it was built in late 19th century; Gothic Notre-Dame cathedral, famous not only as a church, but from famous novel of Victor Hugo, Louvre Museum with famous Mona Lisa, and many more.
France, a country in Western Europe, has everything that traveler needs for exiting journey: medieval cities and castles, villages in Alps and, of course, Mediterranean Riviera, for relaxing summer holidays. Paris, France`s capital, is world known as a fashion center, filled with classical art museums including, of course, the Louvre and world`s most famous landmark – the Eiffel Tower. The country is also well known for its wines and exquisite cuisine.
The South of France is the gem of Europe. Charming medieval towns, beaches, resorts and of course, wonderful food. If you have never seen it, you owe it to yourself to discover what well heeled travelers have known for two centuries.
Paris is a beautiful city any time of year, but at Christmas time it can be magical. A trip to Paris can be a romantic holiday for couples or a fun family vacation. Here are some of the things you can see and take part …