Plaine is situated approximately 210 miles (338 kilometers) southwest of Paris, the country's capital.
This part of France is popular with local and overseas visitors. To see why, rent a vehicle and discover the popular attractions surrounding Plaine. You'll find Belleville-sur-Vie, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east, and L'Herbergement 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast.
About 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northwest of Plaine is Nantes, a regional city which is home to Zenith de Nantes, Parc des Expositions de Nantes La Beaujoire and Stade de la Beaujoire. Ensure you don't return to Plaine until you've investigated Nantes' Place du Marechal Foch, Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne and Place Royale.
Get outdoors and discover Bas-Rhin 's open-air markets. To truly understand a region, it often pays to return to the past. Bas-Rhin 's fascinating traditional villages provide a wonderful starting point.
If you are happy to head outdoors in winter, this region may be an excellent destination. Get out and enjoy some skiing and snowboarding.
One of the most rewarding facets of exploring the world's many cultures is discovering local languages, so pick up some basic French during your time in Bas-Rhin. Learning to use some basic words, such as "Je viens de...", which translates to "I come from...", can help to make your vacation all the more interesting. "Comment est-ce que vous vous appelez ?" ("What's your name?") is another handy one to keep up your sleeve.
When it is time to depart Bas-Rhin, you'll be sure to bid this region a sad "Au revoir / À bientôt" Rest assured, however, you'll be leaving with special memories and photos that you'll have for years to come.