People visit France because the country is world-renowned for its amazing art, stunning architecture and unsurpassed cuisine. The country is also centrally located, making it a great jumping-off point for visiting other parts of Europe. It offers attractions for almost anyone, regardless of whether they prefer spending time in cities or the countryside.
Paris is one of the most iconic cities in the world, and travellers head there to see the Eiffel tower, stroll along the Champs-Elysees, tour the Notre Dame cathedral and walk through the Louvre. Perhaps the best-known museum in the world, the Louvre is home to the "Mona Lisa," the "Venus de Milo" and millions of other priceless works.
However, the countryside is also a prime travel destination for people who travel to France. Full of vineyards and charming villages, the countryside is also home to many castles and museums. Travellers who like to swim can head to one of the many villages along the coast.
Students travel to France for its wealth of artistic and historic opportunities. Many people travel there for business, to visit family or to go skiing. Brits head to France because it is close by and often offers better weather than England.