French foods and excellent wines attract tourists from all over the world to the charming restaurants, wineries and festivals in France to pack their bodies and boost their heart to switch towards delicious food in this country. While food and wine are decorated in almost every festival in France, the crop season centers the attention straight on the food and wine. Throughout the months of September, October and near the beginning of November, harvest festivals in wine areas all increasing grapes of France to have fun the end of the season and crop harvest. Whether you are seeking in an intimate festival in a medieval village or the one that draws attention lot of visitors to model offerings, harvest festivals thrive.
Two of the finest famous festivals are the Harvest Festival in Montmartre in beginning of October and the Dijon, International and Gastronomic Fair of Dijon, Dijon International Fair and Gourmet, happening from late October during the first eleven day of November. Tourist attractions of the festival Montmartre comprise a fun day particularly preferred for children and a flavor market.
Rejoicing its 81st provides the most delicate cuisine and wine to visitors, Gastronomy Fair 2012 celebrated in Dijon town well-known for its delicious mustard. But, oh, booths 500-600 wonderful dishes and wines propose a great deal more than just mustard! This cuisine festival is one of the largest festivals in France, for presence and pleasing experiences. Not only the assurance of the festival for the flavor buds, visitors will also stumble on craft goods all over the world for home and vacation activities. Dijon is situated in the well-known area of Burgundy in France, so wait for to take pleasure in a range of excellent red wines. As well to the local cuisine, every year a special place International is highlighted, with the state being in Mauritius this year. Look forward to to discover lots of foodstuff and amusement from this interesting place.
Exploration of the French Riviera
May is an incredible time to visit the French Rivera. With warm weather, two of the most famous in France will take place. The Cannes Film Festival attracts professionals and film enthusiasts from around the world. While major events are not open to tourists, many flock to Cannes during the festival to catch a glimpse of the famous. This is an elegant city, located on the shore of the Mediterranean and there is plenty to do during the festival week, including exploring the surrounding areas, while strolling in the beautiful streets of Cannes and to glory in the flicker that accompanies the film world. For those who really want to enjoy the film in Cannes while, check out the Cinema de la Plage, a huge outdoor screen that shows all exciting new films directly on the beach at night.
May is an incredible time to visit the French Rivera. With warm weather, two of the most famous in France will take place. The Cannes Film Festival attracts professionals and film enthusiasts from around the world. While major events are not open to tourists, many flock to Cannes during the festival to catch a glimpse of the famous. This is a stylish city, situated in the shore of the Mediterranean and there is ample to do throughout the festival week, together with exploring the adjacent areas, while strolling in the gorgeous streets of Cannes and to beauty in the flicker that accompanies the movie world. For those who really want to take pleasure in the film in Cannes while, check out the Cinema de la Plage, a very big outdoor screen that shows all thrilling new movies directly on the beach at night.
World Class Fireworks
The Festival International Fireworks Festival is more than a just Fireworks Festival spectacular. Since 1967, fireworks masters groups are invited to gorgeous Cannes to present amazing shows of fireworks combined with music, exciting viewers of thousands of people. The amazing spectacle takes place on the beautiful bay, magnifying the effects of visual fireworks. Each screen is set to music and in fact tells a story with fitting theme for the year. It is really an amazing experience you will never forget. The festival thrilling visitors in 2012 during the months of July and August.
Antique Lover Delight
Find a great quantity of open markets and extraordinary festivals quality antiques during the year in the charming villages and attractive cities. Strasbourg is host to the European Union Bric-A-Brac and antiques four times a year at the Exhibition. Antique lovers travel to the fair to finding unusual and strange treasures from France and Europe. Rather than buying mass-produced mementos for friends and family, choose an antique one-of-a-kind they could never return home. The festival is scheduled for 4 and 5 February, April 7 and 8, 22 and September 23 and November 17 and 18 of 2012.
The Annual Exhibition of Antique and Contemporary Art, Antiques and Contemporary Art, Bordeaux offers visitors the most beautiful antique furniture, jewelry and decorative objects. An unusual twist to this exquisite ancient festival is the addition of contemporary art by many contemporary artists of France. The festival runs from 28 January to February 5 and is held in Bordeaux Exhibition Park. Beware of sipping too much local wine before this festival, you might be tempted to buy a table of rare 18th century dining in your home will be perfect, but certainly does not fit in your luggage back!
For something that will definitely fit in your luggage, the annual book fair in Paris Antiques, Antiques of Old Books, buyers intrigues with its impressive collection of rare literary treasures. The festival lasts for ten days in February. For the young at heart of Toulouse hosts the monthly Book and Toy Market of old toys, posters, books and other ephemera. This festival is nice antique held on the second Monday of each month.
Take Time To Relax Aboard a Barge
Attend world-class festivals and events, although exciting, can be tiring, if at the end of your tour of festivals why not delight in the luxurious relaxation aboard a houseboat trip quietly? Barge Connection offers a wide range of tours, taking the traveler along the picturesque canals and waterways of France for an intimate experience that only a slow barge can provide. Imagine floating mere feet of the old stone buildings in the heart of medieval towns or spend confidently through the sunny countryside. The connection Barge, houseboat cruise experts since 1998, provides self-drive tours for adventurers and luxury cruises Barge Hotel where travelers experience the ultimate in luxury cruises.