Gaze at the gargoyles and ponder Quasimodo’s fate as you laze in the park behind Notre Dame.
Fly off-piste down glaciers near Chamonix on the notorious Vallée Blanche descent.
Get lost in secret passageways beneath Lyon and discover why silk weavers toiled to build them.
Spit a mouthful of Burgundy without causing offence at Beaune’s École des Vins de Bourgogne.
In This Guide:
Six authors, 23 combined years living in France, 196 days of in-country research, 184 maps.
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