France For Dummies

France For Dummies

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Covering the whole of France and revealing what the country has to offer, this holiday guide provides information on: the best places to eat in Paris, from luxury restaurants to cozy cafes that serve all the classics; the top attractions across France, ranging from the breathtaking chateaux of the Loire Valley to the medieval abbey Mont-St-Michel in Normandy to the casinos of the Riviera; great accommodations, whether you want to stay in a charming hotel built in the fifteenth century or an Italianate villa with a waterfront view. The guide also includes four great itineraries, tips for budget planning, an up-to-date calendar of France's most interesting and exciting events, and tips on when to visit. You'll find useful French phrases, suggestion for the top ten foods you must try.
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  • Paperback | 545 pages
  • 154.94 x 228.6 x 38.1mm | 861.82g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • illustrations, maps, indexes
  • 0764562924
  • 9780764562921

About Laura M. Reckford

About the Authors Cheryl A. Pientka is a freelance journalist and assistant literary agent. She's the author of Paris For Dummies and co-author of Frommer's Paris from $80 a Day. A graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and the University of Delaware, she lives in Paris when she's not in New York. For France For Dummies, Cheryl wrote Chapters 11 to 13 and collaborated on Chapters 1 to 10. Laura M. Reckford has traveled around France frequently over the past 20 years, visiting friends and family and exploring the country. She lives on Cape Cod and is a newspaper reporter and freelance writer. She's also the author of Frommer's Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket. For France For Dummies, Laura wrote Chapters 14 to 22 and the Appendix and collaborated on Chapters 1 to 10.
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