Ten fun facts about France
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Wine has been made in France since roman empire.
French cuisine is considered one of the best cuisines in the world and there is an average of 2 cooking books being published every day.
France is famous for having many castles, palaces and manors. It's said to have around 40,000 castles.
There are more than 300 kinds of cheese made in France.Fact 5:
One of the most popular symbols in France is the Eiffel tower which is a famous tourist attraction that stands at 300 meters tall.Fact 6:
The French state was established in 843, breaking up from the Carolingian empire.Fact 7:
France is the largest nation in Western Europe and has seven mountains and five major rivers.Fact 8:
The French national anthem is called la Marseillaise because it was first sang by soldiers from the Marseille marching to Paris.Fact 9:
The Statue of Liberty was made in France and then gifted to the U.S in 1886, in the celebration of its centennial.Fact 10:
France has had only three presidents in the last 32 years: Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, François Mitterrand and Jacques Chirac. Go to more country facts ❯
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