France

France
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Capital:Paris

Population:64,057,792

GDP:$2.56 trillion

GDP Growth Rate:2.1% (2008)

Featured Itinerary

Many seminars focus on "Doing Business in France." These seminars survey France's diverse business sectors by visiting a variety of companies focusing on Paris and Marseille. As with all GLC Travel Seminars, the itinerary is fully customizable.

Paris: Days 1-5

Paris is considered one of the world's major global cities. Its influences in business, politics, and the arts lends clout to this attractive travel destination. With Paris accounting for more than 30% of the GDP of France, its business sector is prime for exploration with one of our tailored travel seminars.

Business Highlights: Potential Company visits include BNP Paribas, Bugatti, Carrefour, Air France, MTV Networks France, Rothschild & Cie Banque, Turner Broadcasting System France, Ubisoft, The Walt Disney Company France, Peugeot, Danone, Chanel, Christian Dior, Givenchy, Vivendi, and many more.

Cultural Highlights: Eiffel Tower, Louvre, Palace of Versailles, Notre Dame de Paris, Champs-Elysees, Arc de Triomphe, Musee d'Orsay, Stade de France, Grand Palais, Basilica of the Sacre Couer, Catacombs of Paris, Pantheon, Chateau de Chambord, Les Invalides, Sainte-Chapelle, Louvre Palace, Louvre Pyramid, Pont des Arts, Opera Bastille, Palais-Royal, La Cigale, Musee Rodin.

Marseille: Days 6-10

Located on the Mediterranean coast sporting France's largest commercial port, Marseille is home to 24 museums and 42 theaters. Marseille ranks 86 in the world for business tourism advancing from the 150th position just the year before.

Business Highlights: Potential Company visits include HSBC, Avenir Telecom, Societe Generale, BNP Paribas, Randstad, Heineken France, Ernst et Young Societe d'avocats, and many others.

Cultural Highlights: Stade Velodrome, Notre-Dame de la Garde, Calanque, Old Port of Marseille, Palais Longchamp, Cosquer Cave, Palais de la Bourse, Marseille Cathedral, Mont Puget, Museum d'histoire naturelle de Marseille, Marseille Observatory, Marseille History Museum, French Foreign Legion Museum.


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Paris, France

"Being able to capitalize on viewing both major landmarks as well as surveying actual companies was very important to me."

      -William Das Neves, Undergraduate Business Student



Marseille, France

"It was an unforgettable experience that you just cannot get from traveling on your own plus it looks great on my resume!"

      -Justin Becker, MBA Student