Boasting a skyline that boasts of high rises as well as the domes of crumbling old castles, Lille is a tucked away little city in France. It is bordered by Belgium, and the influence of the cultures of both the countries is quite evident for everyone to see. Sprawled across the Deule River, the city has in recent times become quite atourist attraction.
If you find accommodation in Central Lille, then you will be closer to its major attractions, the Grand Palace and the Fountain of the Deesse. Located in a square that once used to be a huge marketplace, the Grand Palace is still surrounded by small shops that sell souvenirs and little trinklets to take back home. Just a stroll through the market will ensure that you get to really enjoy the charm of the city. For the history buffs, a visit to the Musée de l’Hospice Comtesse, a museum that offers a look into how the city used to be like during the medieval times. The Cathedral should not be missed, mainly because of the intricate carvings on it.
L’Hermitage Gantois is a popular heritage hotel in Lille, and offers several different types of rooms. This 15th century building also houses a glass roofed bar, a luxurious spa and fine dining options. Nord Hotel is also a great hotel in Lille, offering cozy rooms and efficient services. Have you booked your accommodation here yet?