Currency: Euro, CFP franc
Major Cities: Paris,Marseille,Lyon,Toulouse,Nice,Nantes, Strasbourg,Montepellier
Time Zone: Central European Time Zone (UTC+01:00)
First Language: French
National Airline: Air France
ISD Code: +33
Borders With: Andorra, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Spain & Switzerland in Europe.
About France: France, in Western Europe, encompasses medieval cities, alpine villages and Mediterranean beaches. Paris, its capital, is famed for its fashion houses, classical art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. The country is also renowned for its wines and sophisticated cuisine. Lascaux’s ancient cave drawings, Lyon’s Roman theatre and the vast Palace of Versailles attest to its rich history.
Tourist Facts: Louvre Museum (8.5 million),Eiffel Tower (6.2million), Palace of Versailles (6 million),Centre Pompidou (3.6 million), Musée d’Orsay (2.9 million), Musée du quai Branly million),Arc de Triomphe (1.2 million),Mont Saint-Michel (1 million).
Places To Visit: Paris,Marseille,Lyon,Toulouse,Nice,Nantes, Strasbourg,Montepellier