French Cities To Visit That Aren’t Paris

For obvious reasons, Paris is a must-visit city for any tourist visiting France. But what visitors are missing is a chance to really experience France as a whole. Paris is a great place to start your trip to France, but there are many more cities (including many not listed in this post) that deserve as much of your time as Paris. I originally planned to write this post about the best day trips from Paris, but all of these cities are worthy of much more than a day of your time. So, I present to you four cities in France, other than Paris, that you must visit!

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Italy’s Hidden Gem: A Guide To Verona

Verona is a medieval city in Northern Italy, well-known for being the setting of Shakespeare’s most famous play, Romeo and Juliet. It is also home to the third largest amphitheater in Italy,  suitably named the Verona Arena. My family visited Verona almost two years ago, and we stayed for only a day. Despite the fact that Verona does get quite a decent amount of tourists each year (apparently over a million), I would still consider it a “hidden gem”/overlooked because it deserves much more attention than what it gets! In my post today I will be guiding you through Verona, informing you on everything about the city, from must-see attractions to where to stay during your visit.

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