The Official Guide to the Most Beautiful Villages of France (Flammarion Travel)

Discover the hidden treasures of the 153 most stunning villages to check out in France with this fully detailed travel guide. From the half-timbered Alsatian homes of Eguisheim to the lavender areas of Montclus in the Languedoc-Roussillon, this fully illustrated overview reveals the charm of country France, providing site visitor’s details for these extremely preserved destinations. Carefully selected annually with a rigorous selection process, the French villages featured in this official overview are abundant with historic, architectural, and all-natural treasures. An initial paragraph provides the area and history of each village as well as is come with by suggestions for monuments, galleries, and also other significant places to see. Practical information consists of accommodation options varying from resorts to campsites, restaurants and markets, and also artisanal fruit and vegetables as well as local specialties. Details on pastime inclusive festivals and events, sporting activities, golf, as well as various other excursions that urge site visitors to explore the surrounding area on walks and hikes, by canoe, or on horseback. The book consists of a summary map of France, as well as each village is showcased on an easy-to-read guidebook, gone along with by the best method to arrive by roadway, train, and also plane. Pointers for bordering villages and websites that must not be missed out on, along with their distance, streamlines plan planning. Cross-references and also an index by region complete this sensible, authoritative, as well as easily accessible overview.