Paris, which is the national capital, is situated 80 miles (129 kilometers) south of Hangest-sur-Somme.
While it can be a temptation to just kick back and relax while visiting Hangest-sur-Somme, remember, the surrounding region's diverse natural and man-made attractions are never more than a day trip away. Take a trip to the Boucher de Perthes Museum and Saint-Vulfran Cathedral in and around Abbeville, some 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the southeast of Hangest-sur-Somme.
Amiens is around 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Hangest-sur-Somme. This regional center contains a wide range of attractions, such as Musee de l'Hotel de Berny, Amiens Cathedral and Hortillonnages Floating Gardens. Samara, Zenith Amiens and Jules Verne House are also good places to visit.
Experience the region's rich cultural tapestry at Picardy's wonderful history museums.
Why don't you make use of passionate locals keen to share their backyard with you and book a tour? City walking tours, guided nature walks and cycling tours are popular here.
Uncover the culinary arts of Picardy by trying out local food. Don't leave the area without sampling flamique a porions (leek tart) and tart au maroilles (cheese tart).
At the end of your adventure in Hangest-sur-Somme, put the lens cap back on your camera, spend your last of your euros, and bid Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to this special place.