Paris, which is the national capital, is situated 45 miles (72 kilometers) south of Milly-sur-Therain.
Milly-sur-Therain isn't the only place in Picardy worth seeing; travelers should also set out to see the special qualities of the surrounding landscapes, cities and towns. Gisors, is 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the northeast. Head there to check out the Saint Gervais and Saint Protais Cathedral and Chateau de Gisors.
Amiens, is another good spot to head to. It is about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Milly-sur-Therain and offers a great selection of things to see, including Samara, Jules Verne House and Amiens Cathedral. Musee de l'Hotel de Berny, Hortillonnages Floating Gardens and Zenith Amiens are also good spots for a visit while you are in Amiens.
Stop off at Picardy's popular old towns, it's a good way to familiarize yourself with the area's fascinating history.
Be sure to throw in walking shoes and sign up for one of the fascinating city walking tours, guided nature walks and cycling tours.
Discover the Picardy cuisine by exploring the regional cafés. Why not try flamique a porions (leek tart) or tart au maroilles (cheese tart)? Both meals are a common fare in this region.
All good things come to an end, but be rest assured, when it's time to say "Au revoir / À bientôt" to Milly-sur-Therain, you'll be leaving with lots of memories to take with you.