France is the most visited country in the world, receiving millions of foreign visitors each year. Many of them visit the famous attractions in Paris, or the greatly respected wine-producing regions such as Bordeau, Burgundy or Alsace. Exceptional French food and the wonderful countryside are also greatly appreciated. The famous painter, Cezanne was born there, as was the literary wonder, Victor Hugo. France is also one of the founding members of the European Union of the United Nations.