What to Do in France
By Mary Anne Evans, About.com Guide
Sights & Attractions
In France, the list of things to do is extensive and amazingly diverse. Whatever your interest, be it history or family fun or art, France has something to entertain and entice.
Food & Dining
France is one of the world's great food cultures. So take advantage when you visit the country. Eat at the restaurants, shop in the wonderful, colorful, fragrant, daily food markets and visit the vineyards.
France Events & Festivals
You're never far away from an event or festival in France. The French love to live life to the full and celebrate, so don't miss festivities like the annual Beaujolais Nouveau release, Carnaval fun, Christmas markets and the major sporting event, the Tour de France.
Shopping in France
Shopping in France is a real treat, whether it is a Christmas market in the winter sparkling streets of a French city, or meandering through the open-air markets on a hot summer's day. Oh, and there are bargain shops to be found.
Sporting Life in France
Sports are very important in France, so there is an activity for you whatever your sport. Choose from walking, cycling, hiking, skiing and more.
- Cycling Tours in France
- Aveyron Hiking & Walking Trails
- Pyrenees Hiking Trails
- Top Ski Resort Hotels in France
Honeymoons & Romantic Getaways
Some of the world's most romantic spots reside inside France's borders. Paris is almost synonymous with romance, and there are many other destinations ideal for the cozy getaway or honeymoon. Find out how to plan a sentimental journey.