Discover France; unveil the wealth of its land, region by region. Each region's landscape, history, cultural heritage, tourist attractions, and specialities, all contribute to the diversity found in France, as do
the country's many accents, flavours, scents and colours.


France is divided into 22 administrative regions. Each of these regions is divided into many areas called departments. There are 95 departments in all. We mention the names of the departments in the map section of every region of this guide.


We invite you to discover these regions and their secrets through the various aspects of their History, Geography (Map), Tourism and Specialities in this regional guide. 

Terroirs of France

Moreover, our monthly magazine puts forward a specific feature of a region, a handcraft, a know-how, a speciality, a guided tour, an event or a famous site. To receive the monthly webzine in your mailbox, you may subscribe here.

With Terroirs of France, the discovery starts right here. Your entry visa is in your hand, just click on an area  of the map and enjoy the ride. You can also book your hotel online in France or in Europe.

At any point of your journey don't hesitate to share your impressions either on the forum or by contacting us.