When visiting new places, it is always wise to first acknowledge not only why they are worth seeing, but what will be challenging during one’s stay there.
Montpellier, a busy and cultural city in the South of France, is sometimes seen to be different from the incredibly popular tourist magnet that is Paris and this article will offer a breakdown of what to expect during your visit to the city that embodies the spirit of the south.
To begin with, here are brief points to consider that can be considered to be the city’s flaws:
Although it may seem off-putting to see a city’s flaws mapped out in detail such as this, I find it important to point out that it was no easy job to describe them; Montpellier has such cultural splendour and beauty that it was a challenge for me to create an appropriate list of shortcomings. Read now a list of a few of its many charming traits and advantages.
By Pierre Greenhalgh, Editor of French.
The UoB Linguist Magazine
Guild of Students,
University of Birmingham