mapa francia The high-speed trains used in France are known as TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse = High Speed Train). With 149 destinations and speeds of up to 320 km/h mph), the TGV is the fastest way to visit the various regions of France.
Lavender Map showing the main places to find lavender fields in the South of France.
A total of about 155 villages across mainland France and two in Corsica have been given the prestigious 'most beautiful villages of France' award. The villages are listed below by region and there is a map showing all the 'beautiful villages of France' to help you find those near your destination.