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Moving around in France - transportation

The country’s road network is about 1,000,000 kilometers. It is worth noting that most of them have a good quality pavement. The road network is divided into motorways, national roads, and departmental roads. But, despite the fact that the quality of road in the country is at a very high level, it is often very difficult for tourists to travel by car, especially in large cities. This is due to the fact that in the country there is an acute shortage of parking spaces, and also during rush hour there are lots of unimaginable traffic jams. The country also has well-developed air transportation infrastructure. In Paris alone, there are two large airports operating simultaneously. They are located in the north and south of the city. The largest international airports operate in Bordeaux, Marseilles, Strasbourg, and Toulon. Nevertheless, there are some companies that conduct domestic flights. … Open

Economy roadmap of France

It should be noted that nuclear power plants have received special development in France. The Country’s use of atomic energy can be compared only with the energy potential of the United States of America. In Pierrelatte today, is located one of the largest plants dedicated to uranium enrichment, while in Normandy, a plant for the processing of radioactive waste successfully functions. On the basis of this, it is possible to draw the conclusion that France not only successfully uses atomic energy, but is also able to perfectly obtain its by-products, without hurting the environment. It is worth noting that France, despite its meager energy potential with regards to fossil fuels, has created an incredibly powerful system for generating electricity. This is why it produces much more energy than it consumes and actively exports its surplus to neighboring countries of the European Union, including Switzerland. … Open
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Traditions and mentality of Chamonix

The idea of ​​organizing a music festival belongs to André Manoukian. In 2010, the event lasted only a couple of days. It has immediately caught the attention of many travelers, so next year it was decided to expand the festival program to five days. The festival involved musicians from all over the world. Cosmo Jazz is a real chance to see your favorite performers and enjoy atmosphere of the resort. … Open

Travel guide to Chamonix

Every Saturday, an interesting traditional event is organized in the center of Chamonix. The wonderful market is opened here. Several streets are closed specifically for this. The center of Chamonix becomes a pedestrian zone. The market is very popular with tourists, as they can buy here the best national delicacies. The most popular treats here are fried chickens cooked directly on the market. You can buy this … Open

Advices for travellers

4. Travelers planning to rent a car are recommended to call Europcar rental center. The resort is equipped with a sufficient number of covered parking spaces, which can simultaneously accommodate up to 4,000 cars. 5. In addition to standard hotels and inns, a vast selection of apartments and chalets are available for vacationers. Tourists could find a suitable place to stay at any area of ​​the resort, as a … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

The Le Panier des 4 Saisons restaurant specializes in classic French cuisine. Its menu includes gourmet meats and interesting treats of seafood. At the daytime, the restaurant offers its guests a dish of the day and complete meal with dessert specialties. Enjoy delicious pizza and soft drinks in Green Soft bar. Besides popular Italian delicacies, a large selection of sandwiches, salads and sweet pastries is … Open

Attractions and active leisure

In summer, excursions to the Lac Blanc enjoy great popularity, as path to it runs along the incredibly beautiful mountain terrain. Families can have a great time in Chamonix Sport Aventure. It offers a huge range of entertainment options, from skiing to skydiving. In warmer months, Parc de loisirs becomes a wonderful holiday destination; its territory has a decent selection of rides for children of all ages, as well … Open

Cultural excursion through Chamonix - things to see

Those who want to diversify the stay with enjoyable entertainment would like Mont Blanc Tramway, which is also one of the local attractions. It rises to the Mont Blanc massif; the end point of the tram’s route is situated at an altitude of 2372 meters. As for historical sites, then the grave of Alexei Fedchenko, the great Russian explorer who died in 1873 while climbing Mont Blanc, is worth mentioning. The … Open - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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