The most important cities in France

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France is the largest country in the European Union. Due to its geometric shape, it is also known as L’Hexagone. Do you know the most important cities in France? Take note of what we tell you below.

Paris

The capital of France and the largest city in the country. It is densely populated, with more than 12 million people. The city boasts of having some of the most important tourist attractions in the world such as the Eiffel Tower , the Louvre museum, the Notre Dame cathedral etc. Paris is home to the most famous fashion houses in the world.

Marseilles

The oldest city in France, the birthplace and home of many famous artists. It is located on the south-east coast of France. It has famous museums and theaters. The city is well known for its Hip Hop music.

Lyon

Architectural landmarks of the city are included in this World Heritage Site. It is the international headquarters of Interpol , and is very famous for its chefs and cuisine.

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Toulouse

This city is located in the southwest of France, on the banks of the Garonne River. It is the business center for information and biotechnology companies. It is the official headquarters of Airbus. It is the most important destination for fairs and conventions.

Nice

An attractive tourist city, especially for honeymooners, as it is on the French Riviera . It has the most charming coastline in France. It enjoys a Mediterranean climate throughout the year.

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Nantes

This city is only 35 kilometers from the sea, therefore it has an enviable coastline. The city’s museum, ‘The Musée des Beaux-Arts’, has one of the most important art collections in France.

Strasbourg

The city gardens are known for their blend of French and German landscape architecture. The European Parliament is located in this city.

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