France has long since been a mainstay for many a holiday makers however most people tend to venture to the same places over and over again, while some of those places are necessary staples of any holiday in France, here’s a list inclusive of said staple destinations and quite a few rarely considered holiday destination!

1.) Mont-St-Michel
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Why? The beautiful medieval Mont-St-Michel Abbey is more than enough reason to visit this quaint little town. A visit to Mont-St-Michel transports you to a time from far far away…

2.) Cannes
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Why? Asides the potential to party with celebrities during the film festival (good luck with that one!), it’s a stunning harbour city with lots of decadent food and shopping.

3.) Paris
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Why? Because it’s Paris darn it! 🙂 Hehehe! 🙂 It’s gonna be done – no need for explanations here! 🙂

4.) Nice
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Why? Because it’s nice! Like REALLY nice! In all seriousness though, the weather is great and it’s one of those more decadent holiday locations in France.

5.) Biarritz
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Why? Stunning beach and amazing seaside city

6.) Loire Valley
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Why? Wine! So. Much. Wine.

7.) Lourdes
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Why? Beautiful quaint town and a pilgrimage site for catholics everywhere.

8.) Chamonix
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Why? Skiiiiiiiiing!

9.) Nîmes
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Why? You could mistake being here for being in Rome. It’s a fairly small little city in the South of France that packs in a surprising amount of sights!

10.) Lyon
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Why? Stunning architecture and some of the tastiest food you’ll taste!

11.) Bordeaux
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Why? Wine. #ThatIsAll 🙂

12.) Arles
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Why? Beautifully rustic and overflowing with stunning Roman sights, it’s like taking a step into the past!

13.) Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
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Why? So. Much. Beauty! It’s absolutely stunning and looks like something out of a painting or some unrealistically stunning postcard.

14.) Versailles
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Why? Chock-a-block with UNESCO World Heritage sites!

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