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Bicycle tours in France

Bicycle tours in France
Bicycle tours are the best way to explore charming villages and vineyards of France as well as the other interesting places. Many organized bike tours add special offers such as cooking with the locals or wine tasting with a vintner. You will be cycling and experiencing French culture during the day, while your tour company takes care of details including luggage and lodging. The most interesting bicycle tours in France Ciclisimo Classsico Offers bike tours in France for people ... ...

Barge tours

Barge tours
France is laced with a network of canals that once served to connect the country’s main waterways and aid in the transportation of goods. The Canal ... ...

Architecture in France

Architecture in France
Very few buildings, especially churches, in France were built in one particular architectural style. These structures often took centuries to ... ...

Symbols of France

Symbols of France
Unofficial French symbols are Marianne and the cockerel (rooster). Learn about the origin, symbolism, history of these symbols and many other ... ...

National anthem

National anthem
The National Anthem of France is La Marseillaise. Learn some information about the origin and its history. Find out why was it called La Marseillaise ... ...

French flag

French flag
National Flag of France is called the Tricolore. In the article below you will find all the general information you need to know about the French flag. It has some interesting facts about the flag appearance and different theories about the meaning and the origin of its colors. Tricolor The French flag – (fr. tricolore drapeau) – was officially adopted on February 15, 1794 and designed by Jacques-Louis David. It consists of three vertical bands of equal width, displaying the country’s ... ...

French coat of arms

French coat of arms
The current French coat of arms has been a symbol of the country since 1953. Learn some facts about the French coat of arms. How does it look like? ... ...

Flag history

Flag history
The French flag it one of the world's oldest flags. Find out everything you want to know about the history of French flag from the very beginning ... ...

Flag facts

Flag facts
The design and description of the tricolor uses specific flag terminology. In this article you will find many curious facts you may not know about ... ...
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