• Languedoc-Roussillon, France

    Posted on May 11, 2014 by in Destination Spotlight

    Sud de France

    Located in the South of France, along the Mediterranean Coast between Spain and Provence, the Languedoc-Roussillon region offers the best of most worlds. It is home to 6 World Heritage sites, many of which are remnants from the Roman age. Some of the best World-renowned French cuisine is found here, marrying traditional French ingredients with Mediterranean influence. Languedoc-Roussillon is also the largest wine-growing region in the world covering 2,432,139 acres of land and 27 centuries of history. And the pièce de résistance of course is its beautiful coastline, giving rise to some of the most picturesque beaches and marinas in the world. With 300 days of sunshine/year, Languedoc-Roussillon is an ideal place to experience it all in one area.

    Did you Know?

    Denim was first made in Nimes, France. The word originated from the name of the fabric used to make jeans, serge de Nimes, and was later shortened to the word we recognize today.

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