Heritage of France

Aiguille du Midi

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Eiffel Tower

The most beloved french monument built by Gustave Eiffel in 1887.

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The magnificent Eiffel tower!-credits,Melle Tistounet

Arc de triomphe

Another famous monument of Paris and the world’s biggest arc situated in the heart of the city.

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The historical art of france on an arch!- credits,Mathilde Caruso

Château de Versailles

The Palace of Versailles, is one of the largest and most opulent castles in the world. A fine example of 18th century French architecture and art, it is one of the most visited attractions – and castles – in France, as well as being a UNESCO’s World Heritage site and must-see French landmark.

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The imperial palace!-credits,Noé Ringeard

Le Musée du Louvre

The most visited museum on earth! situated in the heart of the city containing the greatest treasures of art!

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The infamous glass pyramied-credits,Melina
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The greatest treasure of art!-credits,Gaelle

Les Arcs

Les Arcs is a ski resort located in Savoie, France, in the Tarentaise Valley town of Bourg-Saint-MauriceIMG_6792

Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc meaning “White Mountain”, is the highest mountain in the Alps and the highest in Europe, 4810m above sea level

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Annecy

Annecy is an alpine town in southeastern France, where Lake Annecy feeds into the Thiou River. It’s known for its Vieille Ville (old town), with cobbled streets, winding canals and pastel-colored houses.IMG_6956

The colourful streets of Annecy

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The whimsical canal of annecy.It’s also known as “The venice of alps”

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Chambéry

Chambery is a beautiful town in the Rhône-Alpes region of France. Chambéry is the birthplace and historic capital of Savoie.It is a charming, peaceful place to visit with beautiful architecture, good food and wine, and friendly people.

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The vibrant streets of Chambéry

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The extravagant ancient architecture of Chambery

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The Chambéry Cathedral

Lyon

Lyon is the third largest city in France and centre of the second largest metropolitan area in the country. It is the capital of the Rhone-Alpes region.It is known as a gastronomic and historical city with a vibrant cultural scene. It is also the birthplace of cinema.

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The breathtaking view of Lyon from Fourvière

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Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière

 

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The junction of the Rhône and Saône rivers

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10 Comments Add yours

  1. Zoé Krischer says:

    One of the best experience in my life with the best partner and family ever, thank you Vidushi xxx

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  2. Arnav Goel says:

    This was the best trip ever. So many memories. Never gonna forget it and all you guys who made it special. And the best part of all this- Gabriel❤️.

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  3. Akarsh Khanna says:

    The French culture has some drastic parallels to the Indian heritage but what is most important in both is their ability to shape a community and unite people for a good cause!

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  4. Vidushi verma says:

    THE BEST EXPERIENCE EVER……Got to know about new places ,people ,cultures …had a lot of fun…and most importantly made an awesome new friend..zoe!!! (more like a sister now) ❤️❤️❤️

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  5. Abhimanyu kapoor says:

    The Indo-French Exchange program has been an amazing experience and a wonderful journey throughout filled with fun, adventure and lots of learning.
    The heritage of France is beautiful and their culture is very rich and unique. It was a great time for all of us. Talking to my partner Jeremy makes me feel very happy and I wish to our family soon.

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  6. Iha Prakash says:

    The exchange was one of my fondest memories and the blog captures just that and all the about the beautiful culture of France that we learnt over the span! truly loved it

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  7. Navya Gehlot says:

    One of the most extravagant experiences of my life! France is a charismatic and an enchanting country,captivating life in the most beautiful form.The monuments somewhat gave me a look back to my own country India! Would love to be back here again,with the people who helped me made my fondest memories! Especially Melle!

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  8. Navya Maheshwari says:

    The Indo-French Exchange is by far the best thing that ever happened to me. France is a beautiful country with a diverse and rich culture. I cherish every second i have spent there and can do anything to relive those moments! I miss everything, but most importantly i miss my partner, Mathilde and her wonderful family ❤❤❤

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  9. Pooja dua says:

    One of the greatest learning experiences. France is a beautiful country which leaves many speechless I am glad I got to experience that in the unique form of an exchange

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  10. Bhavya ohri says:

    Indo-French exchange was a very unique experience and the best 20 days of my life! The way we explored the country, it’s culture, and heritage ,would not have been possible as an ordinary tourist.My French family gave me the best experience and made me feel like I was at home! I would do anything to go back!

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