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France is full of secrets! Our staff are thrilled to reveal Mercure Local Stories: hidden spots and untold legends only locals know. Explore a city and travelike an insider. Where will you start?

About this country

From the belfries of Nord and bastides of Provence to the windy beaches of Brittany and turquoise waters of the Côte d'Azur, not to mention the melting pot of modernism and tradition that is Île-de-France or the alluring peaks of the Alps and Pyrenees, France is a multifaceted destination that you'll never tire of exploring.
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Discover our Local Stories

Explore the world. Discover tales. Uncover myths and legends... Local Stories helps you travel like an insider. Where will you start ?

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Hotels nearby

Come and discover our locally inspired hotels. From the moment you step inside, you will be immersed in the destination. Your journey starts here.

What are your interests?

Are you a foodie? Do you enjoy learning about the local history and culture? Are you passionate about nature? Explore the local stories that catch your interest and let them inspire your next trip!

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