- France is one of the most important countries in the history of Europe!
- Its capital, Paris, is one of the most important cities in the world.
- Its three-coloured flag has its origin in the French Revolution of 1789.
- France’s national anthem is famous worldwide and is called La Marseillaise.
- Mont Blanc in the Alps, at 4,810.06 metres, is the highest peak in Western Europe and the European Union.
- The Eiffel Tower in Paris is an icon of French architecture and an international symbol of the country.
- The Roland Garros tennis tournament, one of the four Grand Slams on the world tennis calendar, began in Paris in 1891.
- With a total of 10, France is one of the countries with the most Davis Cup titles.