by Lily Heise for Rendezvous en France – France Tourism UK
There are so many wonderful cities in France, though few have such a unique contemporary edge as Saint-Etienne. Saint … where? This was probably my reply as well when I’d first heard the name of this former industrial town, however, upon digging deeper into France’s only UNESCO designated “Design City”, I found one of the country’s best-kept secrets. Background and tips here for your weekend in Saint Etienne.