Paris and beyond—The best places to visit in France

An interactive map of France showing all the places covered by this online travel guide

The always popular place du Tertre (Photo by Alessandro Tortora)

Paris is the world capital of romance, fine cuisine, great art, café life, and a general joie de vivre

"Bakers" (1872) by Nicolas Coffetier (Photo by Reinhardhauke)

The small medieval city of Chartres has one of the greatest Gothic cathedrals in Europe

The bike path alongside the confluence where the Loiret meets the Loire River (Photo by Joël AUBRY)

The rivers of the Centre-Loire region are lined by the most glorious chateaux in France—nice wine, too.