Top 5 historical attractions in Northern France

Top 5 historical attractions in Northern France

History buffs have probably spent at least a bit of time going through France's tumultuous history, and the northern bits of the Hexagon have probably had more than a few mentions. Northern France has a very rich history, and historical sites abound in the region, both older sites and newer site dating back to WWII. Normandy, Picardy and Nord-Pas de Calais are great tourist destinations for those who want to combine natural attractions with a bit of history and interesting sites and monuments. S... [ read more ]