In France, friends and family greet each other with alternating cheek kisses. This is called faire la bise and the number of kisses varies by region.
Conquering the Air
The hot air balloon was invented by the Montgolfier brothers in 1782. The first official hot air balloon flight took place in Annonay (in Ardeche on 4 June 1783).
From High Above
The Mont Blanc reaches 4,810 metres into the sky, making it Western Europe's highest peak.
France is a premier gastronomic destination and each region has its own specialities - meat, cheese, bread, pastries or wine. One thing is for certain: you won't go hungry for long!
Many celebrities speak French: Jodie Foster, Johnny Depp, Diane Kruger, Elton John, Halle Berry, Madonna and so many others!
A Strand of Patriotism
The motto of the French Republic has its origins in the Revolution of 1789: "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity".
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