In addition to the territory in Europe, France also has overseas territories in the Caribbean, South America, off the coast of North America, in the Indian Ocean and in Oceania. The French state is a member of the EU and is divided into 26 regions, 22 of which are in Europe.The other four are in Martinique, Guadeloupe, Réunion and French Guiana.Bernadette Soubirous prayed the Rosary during the Apparitions, her rosary beads in her hand.
The vast royal palace and gardens were built by King Louis XIV and was the site of many important historical events and treaty signings.
Even if the history doesn’t interest you, the palace is worth a visit for its sheer size and beauty.
Sites associated with the Sanctuary are happy to open their doors to you for to offer you times of convivial celebrations, often in connection with the theme of the year chosen by the Sanctuary. Do not hesitate to meet them or make an appointment!
From your computer, get a feel for the atmosphere of the resort and experience the effervescence of the slopes live thanks to the webcams installed at various strategic points in Val Thorens : the chairlift at la Moutière, the Caron peak, the Val Thorens Chalet…
When you need to escape the sometimes overwhelming magnitude of the city, head to one of these easy to reach day trip destinations.
Versailles The Palace at Versailles is one of the most-visited places in France outside of Paris.A good idea for a family outing in the natural setting of the Pyrenées mountains!An unforgetable experience, this 4 km walk joins Lourdes and the village of Bartrès where Bernadette Soubirous lived for some time.Cliquez sur l'image de la webcam pour visiter l'opérateur officiel. This webcam was added on October 31, 2012 and is operated by Viewsurf. Shouldn't this webcam work or should the link be wrong please report that here. Walking on the ground and through the magnificent halls, one is instantly transported back to the lavish times of Marie Antoinette.