Tours de France

franceMainland, Corsica, overseas departments and territories
The Celts, then Barbarian Invasions lead to countries under siege

Epic poems tell of heroic deeds, many of Charlemagne
100 years of war, Joan of Arc was honoured for her claim

French Revolution, Napoleon crowns himself as emperor
Eiffel tower stands its ground, World War I starts to occur

The Versailles treaty is created, Great depression spreads decay
World War II erupted, de Gaulle led what is called D-Day

france map Art origins trace back through 32,000 years of great disputes
DaVinci, Picasso, Monet and Renoir sure had great roots

Lourdes is the location where the lady did appear
Carcassonne, a massive fortress stands guard of this frontier

The Louvre, Notre Dame, Arc de Triomphe and Sacre Coeur
Cafes, fine foods and wines, shopping if you prefer

Paris is the capital, City of Lights it’s affectionately called
Bordeaux, Lyon or Nice, landscapes that make you feel enthralled

Sweet language of love, citizens swoon you with its soul
Down the Champs-Elysées, hand in hand lovers stroll

Cycling is an industry, castles and vineyards mark your trail
Ski amidst the Pyrénées, or conquer mountains you can scale

Diverse terrain and regions, culture and fashion flair
Vive le France, you’ll know the difference when you’re there.