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Lonely Planet France is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Soak up the beauty of a Parisian sidewalk cafe, stroll along the Champs-Elysees, or set off on a Champagne-soaked day-trip in Reims; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of France and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet France Travel Guide:
- Full-colour maps and images throughout
- Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
- Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
- Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
- Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
- Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, art, architecture, politics, food, and wine
- Free, convenient pull-out Paris map (included in print version), plus over 110 colour neighbourhood maps
- Useful features - including Walking Tours, Month-by-Month (annual festival calendar), and Travel with Children
- Coverage includes Paris, Lille, Flanders, Normandy, Champagne, Alsace, Lorraine, Brittany, Loire Valley, Burgundy, Lyon, French Alps, French Basque Country, Pyrenees, Toulouse, Languedoc-Roussillon, Provence, French Riviera, Monaco, Corsica, Limousin, Massif Central, the Atlantic Coast, and more
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet France, our most comprehensive guide to France, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.
- Looking for just the highlights of France? Check out Lonely Planet's Discover France, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions.
- Looking for a guide on Paris? Check out Lonely Planet's Paris guide for a comprehensive look at all the city has to offer, Lonely Planet's Discover Paris, a photo-rich guide to the city's most popular attractions, or Lonely Planet's Pocket Paris, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip.
Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Nicola Williams, Alexis Averbuck, Catherine Le Nevez, Daniel Robinson, Emilie Filou, Jean-Bernard Carillet, John A. Vlahides, Kerry Christiani, Miles Roddis, Oliver Berry, Steve Fallon, Stuart Butler, and Tom Masters.
About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.
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