Top 10 Things France is Known For


The Top Ten

1 Eiffel Tower Eiffel Tower

People always think of this when they think of France.

When people think of france, they got this in mind - LightningStrike

Truly beautiful - darthvadern

2 Paris Paris Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of 105 square kilometres and an official estimated population of 2,140,526 residents as of 1 January 2019. Since the 17th century, Paris has been one of Europe's major centres of finance, diplomacy, commerce, fashion, science, and the more.

It's a stereotype that all french people live in paris, I don't know why but it just is that way. - Pieclone

I can even see the Eiffel Tower on the pic. - Userguy44

Capital of France - darthvadern

#2 and #1 go together. - MrCoolC

3 Baguette Baguette

I like baguettes. It's so delicious. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

Also from France. I knew I had to add this too. - Userguy44

I love baguette! - darthvadern

A gigantic piece of bread! - Phillip873

4 Cheese Cheese

PackFan2005, have you actually eaten French cheese? It's so much better than any American cheese.

Every region has its own cheese specialty as you can see on the French cheese map - Metal_Treasure

Still not as good as Wisconsin cheese. - PackFan2005

Huh I didn't know about it - darthvadern

5 Fashion Fashion

Yes - darthvadern

6 Perfumes Perfumes

Yes - darthvadern

Ooh-la-la! Oui! - Britgirl

7 Cuisine Cuisine

French cuisine is incredible! From freshly baked bread, to different cheeses, to incredible soups, and don’t let me get started on sweets.

French for kitchen - darthvadern

8 Soccer Soccer Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players each. It is played with a spherical ball. The objective is to score the ball in the other teams goal.
9 Romance Romance
10 Cannes Film Festival

The Contenders

11 Croissant Croissant

I love croissants! - Userguy44

The ancestor of the croissant (kipferl) originated in Austria, where it was "imported" probably from Egypt - Metal_Treasure

Excellent! - darthvadern

12 Wine Wine
13 Champagne Champagne
14 French Revolution
15 Palace of Versailles Palace of Versailles
16 French Toast French Toast

I like French toast. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

17 Cognac Cognac
18 Chocolate Mousse Chocolate Mousse

Absolutely delicious! - Userguy44

19 Louvre Museum Louvre Museum
20 Croutons Croutons

The word crouton first appeared in French in the 17th century when it was described as 'a little piece of bread crust served with drinks'. - Metal_Treasure

21 French Fries French Fries

But French fries are Belgian. - Bolshoy_Brat

They're actually called French Fries. There should be a reason for that. - Userguy44

22 French Riviera

Glamorous expensive beach resorts, such as Saint-Tropez and Cannes - Metal_Treasure

23 French Kiss
24 Nice

Very nice city (no pun intended) - Userguy44

25 Filet Mignon Filet Mignon

It's beef fillet, from the smaller end of the tenderloin - Metal_Treasure

26 Crème Brûlée Crème Brûlée

My mouth literally waters! - Userguy44

(in EN - Burnt cream, Trinity cream). - Metal_Treasure

27 Brie Brie
28 Ski Resort Ski Resort
29 Gojira Gojira Gojira is a progressive metal band from Bayonne, France. The band was known as Godzilla until 2001. Gojira is composed of Joe Duplantier on vocals and rhythm guitar, his brother Mario Duplantier on drums, Christian Andreu on lead guitar, and Jean-Michel Labadie on bass.

Metal fans' delight - Metal_Treasure

30 "Sacre Bleu"!
31 Notre Dame
32 Omelette Omelette
33 Totally Spies Totally Spies Totally Spies! is a French-Canadian animated spy comedy television series created by Vincent Chalvon-Demersay and David Michel and produced by Marathon Media Group and Image Entertainment Corporation.

It wasn't added by me but it can be on here because France and Canada created it. - Metal_Treasure

Huh I thought it was from America - darthvadern

This is from France? Never knew that. - Userguy44

34 Béchamel sauce
35 Giving up

Bad game. - Userguy44

37 Poodle Poodle The poodle is a group of formal dog breeds, the Standard Poodle, Miniature Poodle and Toy Poodle. The Fédération Cynologique Internationale recognizes four sizes of one breed: standard, medium, miniature, and toy.
38 Le Cordon Bleu

Probably the best culinary school in the world - Metal_Treasure

39 Love
40 Pyrenees

A range of mountains in the south side of France. - Userguy44

41 Crepe Suzette
42 Oysters on the Half Shell (Mignonette Sauce)
43 Art
44 Foie Gras Foie Gras Foie gras, French for "fat liver", is a luxury food product made of the liver of a duck or goose. It's probably the second luxury food in the western cuisine (next to caviar).
45 Mont Saint Michel
46 Gratin (au gratin)
47 Snails Snails Snail is a common name that is applied most often to land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod molluscs.

Or better known as escargot in France - darthvadern

48 Tuileries Palace
49 Corsica Corsica
50 Napoléon Bonaparte Napoléon Bonaparte Napoléon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution and led several successful campaigns during the Revolutionary Wars.

This guy... - darthvadern


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