As the most visited country in the world, France has a lot to offer any type of traveler. Paris, is likely the most popular city in Europe and attracts millions of people every year. While it is a very touristy thing to do and it will likely be different than you expect, everyone traveling in Paris needs to see the Eiffel Tower. For those who have a love for the arts, the Louvre is the place to be. But again, be aware that the things you came to see may be different than you'd expect. The food in France is one of a kind. France is the birthplace of gourmet food and is the practice that most chefs will learn in culinary school.
Some of the best small towns in Europe are said to be in France. Heading to the Northern or Southern coast will reveal a plethora of villages full of life and culture.