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Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Metz

1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Metz with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.

Railway and landscape maps of Metz area

This Metz map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Metz and surroundings

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The second most important airport in France is the airport called Orly. It is also located in Paris, about 14 kilometers to the south. It is worth noting that the local authorities have organized a bus service from the airport to northern Charles de Gaulle. There are several terminals on the territory of this airport that are fully operational. A comfortable relaxation area and a place where you can enjoy snacks are also available. Another pleasant airport which is ranked third in France in terms of passenger traffic is Nice Cote d’Azur. So far, it only has two terminals. The next important airport in France is Marseille Provence, which is located 30 kilometers from the city of Marseille. … Open

Overview of festivals and celebrations in France

Also great celebrations take place on Easter; this holiday is one of the most important Christian holidays in the country. The main service takes place in the most famous French church - the Notre Dame Cathedral. On May 8, the French celebrate the day of liberation from fascism; the feast was established on the day of the complete surrender of fascist Germany. France took an active part in the battles. For a long time, it was in occupation, and therefore for locals is a special holiday and a day of remembrance of the victims of the war. On November 11 at 11 o'clock in the country a minute of silence begins in memory of the victims of the First World War. On this day they remember those who died on the battlefields. On May 30 is celebrated the Day of Saint Joan of Arc, which became a symbol of the resistance and independence of France. … Open

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Our guide to Metz

Traditions and mentality of Metz

The most significant event in the cultural life of the city is the annual Mirabelle Plum Festival. For the first time, locals began to celebrate the plum harvest more than a hundred years ago, and by 1947 it has acquired an official status. One of the main events of the two-week festival is the opening of markets in all central squares and streets. At such markets, you can buy fresh fruits, traditional plum … Open

Travel guide to Metz

One of the most unusual symbols of the city is the Bridge of the Dead, which owes its appearance and gloomy name to the local archbishop. In the Middle Ages, by order of the Archbishop, a number of amazing decrees were issued, all of which were executed without question. According to one of these decrees, after the death of every citizen, his richest robe was to become the property of the bishop. Expensive clothes … Open

Metz for children - what to visit

The capital of Lorraine is a wonderful place that will be appreciated by all family members. Besides exploring numerous attractions (historical, cultural, architectural ones), the city provides many other opportunities - visiting entertainment centers, walking through the picturesque areas (parks, waterfront, botanical gardens), golf, cruises on the Moselle River. A visit to Piscine Lothaire will bring the most … Open

Shopping, streets and outlets

Nicolas boucherie specializes in deli meats and is also very popular with tourists. Here you can buy various types of jerky and ham, as well as other delicacies that are not produced in other regions of France. The owner of the store is a true professional of his craft who is ready to introduce foreign guests into all the peculiarities of local delicacies. Metz Flea Market will be of interest to those who want … Open

Advices for travellers

9. Those who travel to Metz by a private car or expect to rent it should keep in mind that all autobahns in the vicinity of the city are paid. In order to save some money, many tourists go along the roads passing through the surrounding villages. 10. The city has many beautiful parks and gardens, which are always kept clean and well-maintained. There are heavy fines for throwing garbage in the wrong place. … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Metz traditional cuisine is quite simple and satisfying. They prepare many meat dishes here, among which Potée lorraine stands out. This is how they call a pork and vegetable stew, which has dozens of recipes. In addition to pork, various smoked sausages and lard can be added to it, and the most common vegetable components are cabbage, potatoes, turnips, onions, and carrots. Fans of more original dishes will be … 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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