La Saline Royale; Caroline Derniaux; Atlas Obscura

The shape of this old salt factory complex was inspired by the course of the Sun.

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Chartres Cathedral France; Janine Marsh; The Good Life France

The city of Chartres is in the department of Eure-et-Loir, region Centre-Val de Loire, in south west France. It’s famous all over the world for its UNESCO world heritage listed cathedral. No wonder, it is an extraordinary and wondrous gothic masterpiece, a major pilgrimage site to this day. It is the reason why most people …

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These Are 12 Of the Best Places to Walk Around the World; Natalie Smith; Baba Mail

Of all the hiking trails in the world, these are the 12 best sites and places for those who want to travel with their feet.

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Historic highlights on a Rhône river cruise; Jeannine Williamson; Telegraph

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Standing Before a King: Vauban’s Legacy in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté; Sue Smith; France Today

Ten years since the legacy of France’s greatest military engineer was recognised by UNESCO, Sue Smith travels to Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to see the mark Vauban left on his homeland.

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Reims Champagne Full-Day Tour from Paris; Get Your Guide

Experience the beauty of Champagne on a full-day tour of Reims and the wine cellars of the Champagne region. Discover where French Kings were crowned, on a guided tour of the magnificent Gothic Cathedral of Reims.

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Magazine – The Best Wine and Food Tours in Champagne; Candice McMillan; Winerist

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The 10 Best Seine River Cruises to Book in 2018; Megan Romer; Trip Savvy

Read reviews and book the best Seine River cruises and see local attractions, including Notre Dame Cathedral, Eiffel Tower, Louvre and more.

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Discover history underground in Arras; Independent

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The French city of Arras unexpectedly delivers the perfect weekend getaway for culture seekers. Blending French and Flemish design it’s just over an hour’s drive from Calais. Its subterranean attractions make it something of an alternative to visiting Edinburgh, and it includes a visit to the Louvre — but without setting foot in Paris.

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Le Corbusier’s Paris Apartment Opens to the Public; Nadja Sayej; Architectural Digest

The building is a UNESCO World Heritage Site…

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