Hip Guide to France
Paris is one of the most extraordinary cities in the world. An ancient city, it has evolved into the one of the world’s cultural, economic, and gastronomy capitals. A trip to Paris is often a major highlight of many a visitor’s lifetime.
With it’s broad boulevards, grand monuments, wealth of museums, world class shopping and culinary excellence, it’s no wonder legendary Paris embodies the sophistication and joie de’vivre envied around the world.
This site will help you explore all Paris has to offer the visitor including Hotels, restaurants, museums, shopping, an event calendar, Paris and France Forum and a photo gallery.
Browse around our site and let us know what you think!
Visit France with this map. Double-click to zoom in, click and drag to move it around. Change from satellite view to road map to combination maps.You can plan a driving tour through Bordeaux, visit Chambord, or just have fun with this map.
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This video tour highlights the beauty of Lille, France.
Some good advice for those visiting Paris
The world famous Moulin Rouge Stage Show is highlighted.
Watch them do the Can Can!
Public Holidays in France 2005 are:
Jan 1 New Year’s Day
Apri 9 Easter Monday
May 1 Labor Day
May 8 WWII Victory Day
May 17 Ascension Day
May 27-28 Pentacost Sunday and Monday
Jul 14 Bastille Day
Aug 15 Assumption
Nov 1 All Saints Day
Nov 11 Armistice Day
Dec 25 Christmas Day