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Euro Cup 2016 – Travel Guide to France



The year 2016 is full of sport events when at one place, Rio de Janeiro is hosting the Olympics and on the other side, France is hosting Euro Cup 2016. The enthralling event of soccer is hosted by France is covering many fabulous cosmopolitans across the French region. The stage is all set for the biggest soccer battle this year and travelers from across the globe visiting France to experience the magnificent performance of Soccer knights of various countries participating. If you love the sport of Soccer like many others, and have a passion towards travel, this event will offer you much more than the exposure of sports and will open the opportunity to visit the magical cities across the France. Here are the hosting cities of Euro Cup 2016, which are perfect for traveling too:

1. Paris

Paris

Among the most renowned cities in the world and a city which is considered the symbol of love is hosting the biggest battle of Soccer this year. Visit French capital Paris and get amazed by the furious matches between Northern Ireland and Germany, Ireland v Sweden, two Pre-Quarter Finals, One Quarter Final and the Finale of the Euro Cup 2016 whilst enjoying the magnificent gastronomy, Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, The Louvre and Notre Dame de Paris and countless of other fascinating experience in the French capital. Simply search for flights to Paris and experience a lot more than the Eiffel Tower this Soccer season.

2. Nice

Nice

The capital city of Cote d’Azur, Nice is one of the most impressive cities in the France as well as is one of the hosts of Euro Cup 2016. Whilst the city is preparing for Poland v Northern Ireland and a Pre-Quarter final match, Nice offers you a variety of fascinating backdrops and natural landscapes. On the shores of the Bay of Angels, Nice offers a fabulous stretch of beaches as well as thriving culture to enjoy in the city and surroundings. Stay in villas and enjoy the historical architectures in the surroundings of the stadium, giving an unbelievable experience to the travelers.

3. Marseille

Marseille

Among the largest French cities and a thriving cosmopolitan in Southern France, Marseille is among the utterly picturesque metropolitans of the French region. The port city is known for preserving the heritage and culture in the Southern France and has countless places to explore. When you are on your trip to France and attending Soccer match between England v Russia, Quarter Final and Semi-Final, you will love exploring the magnificent city that has a massive range of sites, connected a frequent and fluent local transportation.

4. Bordeaux

Bordeaux

A prosperous city in Southwestern France, known for its fabulous wine, Bordeaux is among hosting cities of Euro Cup 2016. Gothic cathedrals, contemporary art museums and fascinating riverbanks will give you a pleasant and heavenly experience. At the time of Wales v Slovakia, Belgium V Ireland or Quarter Final match, you can get delighted by the picturesque backdrops and scenic architecture that city possesses.

5. Lens

Lens

Ideally situated in the Northern France, Lens is among the most elegant cities with great architecture and fascinating culture. Although, the city isn’t among the most highlighted cities of France for Euro Cup 2016, yet if you are here for England v Wales or last league match, you should try to explore the city and its heritage. Wide boulevards and captivating architectures will give you an impression of being on a world-class destination and offer you a captivating insight about the heritage and culture of Lens.

6. Saint-Etienne

Saint-Etienne

The smallest cities among all hosting metropolises, Saint Etienne is a fabulous town at approximately 4 hours of drive away in the Southwest of Lyon. With a number of architectural marvels, churches, refreshing parks and restaurants, the city offer a deep insight about the culture and traditions of Saint Etienne. Hosting England v Slovakia and another league match, Saint Etienne will offer you a variety of exposures with elegance and style.

7. Toulouse

Toulouse

On the banks of River Garonne, the capital city of southern Midi-Pyrénées region, Toulouse is one of the most fascinating towns in the France, preserving the heritage and history amidst fast-paced lifestyle. Known as the Pink City of France due to pink terra-cotta brick architectures and boulevards, the city possesses with St. Sernin Basilica which is the mightiest basilica in the entire Europe. Visit Toulouse to enjoy Russia v Wales and Pre-Quarter final matches and explore the fascinating architectures of the city.

8. Lyon

Lyon

One of the largest French cities and ideally located between Marseille and Paris in the central France, Lyon is a fantastic city to explore the orthodox French architecture. With a number of UNESCO World Heritage sites, you can enjoy the incredible battle between Ukraine v Northern Ireland, Pre-Quarter Final and a Semi Final Match and get delighted by the exquisite event of Euro Cup 2016. Experience the French gastronomy, explore the heritage and culture of Central France and do so much more for your visit to Lyon during Euro Cup 2016.

9. Lille

Lille

The capital city of Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in Northern France, Lille is among the most blissful towns, which will impress you like no other. Wide boulevards, exquisite architectural monuments, bewitching lifestyle, magnificent bars, informative museums and calm localities will keep you on your toes to explore more whilst you are preparing for the big showdown of Italy v Ireland, pre-quarter final and a quarter final match hosted in Stade Pierre Mauroy.

The big event of Euro Cup 2016 begins in less than a month and soccer lovers are gathering in France to experience the showdown. Are you game? If so, then start searching for cheap flights to France and enjoy the furious battle between the knights.




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