18 Aug Gotta Get A Getaway

While Paris is one of the world’s greatest cities and an absolute must-see, France’s charm lies in its quaint towns and villages. Whether it’s throughout the French Alps or along the Northern coasts, you’ll always find beautiful buildings and friendly people throughout. And the journey to and from them is half the fun! Take a look at Panrimo’s top 7 French getaways. 7.) Marseille France’s second largest city, Marseille has been designated one of Europe’s cultural capitals. The city is quite different from the rest of France, and is actually proud of this distinction. Marseille is known for its opera houses, several museums and art galleries, and numerous cinemas, bars, clubs, and restaurants, making this unique destination a fantastic weekend getaway. 6.) Besançon Nestled along a bend in the River Doubs, Besançon is an ancient village that’s managed to remain well-preserved over the years. In pre-Roman times, the city was already the capital of the surrounding area. When Julius Caesar conquered France, he declared Besançon “the jewel in my crown.” Now, Besançon is a thriving city, with a large university, two major museums, and the Citadel, a UNESCO Heritage Site consisting of a massive 17th century military structure stretching across a massive outcropping of rock above the River Doubs. 5.) Les Baux One of the most beautiful sights in France, the village of Les Baux de Provence sits atop a huge outcropping of rocks overlooking the expansive plains below. While the village relies on tourist visitors...

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