A country that has it all, from the beautiful beaches of the French Riviera to the lush oak forests of Corsica. Their culture is rich in gastronomy, brilliant artists, and architecture. The Chartres, Louvre, Eiffel Tower, Musee’ des Beaux-Arts, Marseilles, and Mont St-Michel are among the many places to see.
"If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast." Ernest Hemingway
Standing on the River Seine in France, this capital city has a variety of museums, theatres, monuments and architectural sites. Today, it is one of the world's leading business and cultural centres. Its influence in politics, education, entertainment, media, science, fashion and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world's major cities.
In addition, Paris boasts some of the most iconic buildings in the world such as the Louvre, the Notre Dame, the Arc de Triomphe and most especially, its internationally recognised symbol, the Eiffel Tower. Works from the most famous artists of all time can be found in the Louvre, the Musée d'Orsay and many of its other museums and galleries. Dubbed the "International Capital of Style", this global fashion hub is noted for its haute couture tailoring, its high-end boutiques and twice-yearly Paris Fashion Week. Also renowned for its Haute Cuisine, Paris attracts some of the leading chefs in the world and is packed with high-quality restaurants.
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"As rich as Gadagne", as the saying goes in Lyon. Then it is not surprising that this old town house purchased by Florentine bankers is the most beautiful building of the Renaissance period in Lyon. Here are located both the Museum of Lyon History and the Museum of world puppets.