Pictures of impressive châteaux may come to mind as well as vineyards stretching into the distance. Or perhaps, you'll think of the sun-kissed resorts along the French Riviera. But these are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the appeal of France.
France is the most popular tourist destination in the world attracting over 85 million visitors in 2013. The country is one of Europe's most geographically diverse and it contains some of the most famous and interesting attractions on the European continent.
Visit the incomparable Paris, the majestic French Riviera, the glorious coastal beaches, the winter sport destinations of the French Alps and the castles of the Loire Valley and many other places. The country is famous for its food and wine, as well as its fashion, history and culture.