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Table of Contents
List of Maps. What's New in France. 1 The Best of France. 2 France in Depth. 3 Planning Your Trip to France. 4 Suggested Itineraries in France. 5 Settling into Paris. 6 Exploring Paris. 7 the Best of the Ile de France. 8 The Loire Valley. 9 Normandy & Mont-St-Michel. 10 Brittany. 11 The Champagne Country. 12 Alsace-Lorraine. 13 Burgundy. 14 The Rhone Valley. 15 The French Alps. 16 Provence: In the Footsteps of Cezanne & van Gogh. 17 The French Riviera. 18 Languedoc-Roussillon. 19 The Basque Country. 20 Bordeaux & the Atlantic Coast. 21 Caves, Truffles & Fine Wine. 22 The Massif Central. Appendix A: Fast Facts. Appendix B: Useful Terms & Phrases. Index.