France beyond Paris – Places to Go on Holiday in France


Paris has always been synonymous with France, however, there is a lot more to France than just Paris and the Eiffel Tower. We take a look at the other cities in France which are worth visiting.

Holidays to Nice

The fifth largest city in France is known for its 7 km long pristine beach along the Promenade des Anglais. The interesting part about this beach is that it is made of small pebbles, not sand. The city serves as an excellent holiday spot owing to its comfortable weather round the year, delightful seafood, nightlife, charming old town feel, and scenic beaches.

Lyon Travel

Part of the UNESCO World Heritage list, Lyon is known for its rich history dating back to the Roman times. Museums, an annual light festival, churches, Roman ruins and fantastic shopping are some other attractions which Lyon offers.

Visiting Champagne France


As the name suggests, Champagne is the place in France which is famous for producing Champagne. Such is the prestige of the wines made here that the French believe the sparkling wines produced in this region should only be given the exclusive “champagne” title. Tourists can visit the picturesque Épernay for not just sightseeing but also for wine tasting session.



Cannes is extremely famous for holding the prestigious Cannes Film Festival. Apart from this festival, travellers can browse couture shops, visit the yachts at Vieux Port, and sunbathe on the beach.


Popular as Europe’s hub of extreme winter sports, this town draws serious athletes for activities like skiing to mountaineering. Chamonix is also famous for its majestic mountains and winter sports.

Numerous visitors to this country forget to either carry an international roaming solution or forget to take an essential item while packing for their trip. As far as taking a roaming solution goes, tourists can download international roaming app to save 90% on their international roaming mobile expenses. While those looking for some help regarding packing may visit this blog for information on things to carry on a trip abroad.

Karolina Pavlov

A travel fanatic, a reading enthusiast and a candid individual. Karolina has spent more than 9 years in travel and tourism, gathering a rich knowledge about this industry. Writing and interacting with people makes her happy!
  • Nick Mathew

    One of the most beautiful place which is worth visiting:)

    • Ajura Editors Desk

      So true @disqus_aGRag8ID1A:disqus

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  • Vincent Galiano

    Not really a good article. All the most beautiful parts of France are not here: la Dordogne, la Bretagne, la Corse, l’Ardèche, all the incredible villages. And cities like Strasbourg, Colmar, Toulouse are much nicer than Nice and Cannes.

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