600,000 foreign visitors, 660 players, 2.5 million tickets. In less than a year, France welcomes the world for the 10th Rugby World Cup in history. With 48 matches scheduled from 8 September to 28 October, the autumn promises to be both sporting and festive in the 10 host cities. Lille, Saint-Etienne, Lyon, Nice, Marseille, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Nantes, Paris and Saint-Denis will be displaying their finest assets to satisfy the fans (and others!) in search of discoveries: gastronomy, conviviality, art of living, cultural heritage and exceptional landscapes. With a year to go before the opening match, France.fr offers a few tips on how to make sure you don't miss out on the show while enjoying authentic and surprising experiences in museums, natural parks, vineyards, cycle routes, bars and restaurants. An invitation to discover France in the off-season and share the iconic "French Flair" for 52 days!