Hauts-de-France has a blessed location at the crossroads of Europe. It’s instantly noticeable when you admire the Flemish buildings of Arras and Lille. Northern France has been enriched by a long history of cultural and commercial exchanges which leaves us with a great heritage today. From beautiful gothic cathedrals to stunning castles and proud belfries. Hauts-de-France is also a land of art and culture – the Louvre Lens being a prime example of the many fascinating museums of the region.