Only a few decades ago, Lille was at the tail end of French tourist destinations . The gloomy center in the north of the country, dominated by industry and industrial development, lacked attractiveness. However, a lot has changed since then. The city has undergone a thorough metamorphosis. From one of the least green centers in France, it has become a friendly space with a previously underestimated natural, architectural and historical heritage.
Lille will appeal to you if you are interested in architecture and art. The urban development in an interesting way combines French and Flemish influences as well as historical remains with modern works of construction. There are also galleries and art museums. Green areas grow between them. Don't miss them as you follow the nature trail . Lille is full of flora and ... nightlife. No wonder, since the 220,000 half of the inhabitants are students. You will surely be pleased with this news if you get to know the colors of the visited cities through the evening fun. When you live in Belgium or the Netherlands, it's worth going here for the weekend.