Avesnelles is located some 110 miles (177 kilometers) from Paris, the capital of France.
Nord is a firm fixture on the tourist trail, which means getting around is easy. Make sure you schedule in plenty of time to tour the incredible range of scenic and cultural wonders the region has to offer. Eppe-Sauvage, is 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the west. Take the trip there to visit the Aquatica Water Park and Val Joly Lake.
Lille, is another good spot to explore. It is around 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Avesnelles and offers a diverse range of attractions, such as Lille University of Science and Technology, Rihour Square and Lille Metropole Stadium. Lille Natural History Museum, Zenith Arena Concert Hall and Pasteur Institute Museum are other good places to visit.
Nord features a number of cathedrals and other places of worship, great places to catch a glimpse of the region's spiritual heart.
Take advantage of the knowledge of the locals and take one of the culinary tours.
Use your best French to bond with the locals in France. Picking up some basic words and phrases like "Je viens de...", which means "I come from...", can make your stay more interesting. "What's your name?" is another good one know, so try pronouncing "Comment est-ce que vous vous appelez ?"
When the time is right to put away your camera and say "Au revoir / À bientôt", you'll be loaded with plenty of good memories.