Sophisticated, magnetic and oh so romantic, France is a tantalizing assemblage of life’s most delicious pleasures, from fine wine and legendary cuisine to timeless fashion and the art of flaneur. Ready to experience France like never before? We’re here to inspire your next getaway, awaken your inner Francophile, and capture the nuances that will make for your most unforgettable experience through La France.


in the west

in the center & east

in the south

Mountain climate
above 600-800 meters

Best Time of Year to Visit

Year Round

Coastal Areas:
Mid-April to Mid-October

Wine Country:
Mid-March to November


Masterpieces of Impressionist Art

World class winemaking & lionized chateaux of Bordeaux

Fine patisserie & artisan charcuterie in Burgundy

Renaissance chateaux of the Loire Valley

Lavender of the Luberon

Calanques of the Côte d’Azur

Boutique wine route of the Côtes Catalanes


Whether savoring Haute-cuisine or hearty dishes at a neighborhood bouchon, France tickles the taste buds with epicurean delights. From Champagne, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Burgundy and Bordeaux, to cassoulet and pot-au-feu, baguette and boule, camembert and comté, French cuisine sings with the flavors of history.


“La vie est trop courte pour boire du mauvais vin.”
(“Life is too short to drink bad wine.”)
– French Proverb


Catalonia & the Basque Country

Geneva & Lavaux

The Italian Riviera


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