France is a nation of many faces, from the glitz and glamour of the capital, Paris, and the Eiffel Tower, to the quiet village life in France’s Regions. Wherever your interests lie, be it in the savoury food of French cuisine, the tipple known and loved the world over or the history, culture and heritage, there is more than enough to satisfy your appetite. The Historic Hotels of Europe offers a variety of hotels in historical buildings for you to stay in and enjoy as you explore France.
Mention the country France and the image that pops into many people’s heads is probably the elegant chateaux, the delightful pastry and the bubbly wonder that is champagne. This article celebrates the beauty of the land, the warmth of the people and the countless charming buildings, once homes of the rich and now open to you as places of relaxation and enjoyment.