Things to do in france

Attractions and places of interest

Renowned for its stained glass windows, dating from the 12th to the 16th centuries, and the diagonal ribs of its vaulting, Angers cathedral is an outstanding example of the Anjou Gothic...

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The striking cathedral of Vannes is the focal point of the ancient walled town. Of Gothic style and built in the place of the former Romanesque cathedral, sections of the cathedral have...

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A Gothic masterpiece that was begun in 1176, Strasbourg's cathedral has many Germanic influences with an ornate facade carved into the unusual dark pink Vosges sandstone.

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Situated above the tomb of St Benignus (who is believed to have brought Christianity to Burgundy in the 2nd century), this Gothic-style cathedral was built between 1280 and 1325. Some of...

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The Cathedral St Étienne is an imposing gothic style cathedral built between 1215 and 1233 and modified from the 11th to the 16th centuries.

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The Cathédrale St Julien is an incredible structure and, at over 130m long, it is one of the largest cathedrals in France. Built between the 11th and 15th centuries, its architecture...