The most recent rail and air strikes in France have left many a traveller with frustrated plans. If you've been unlucky enough to get caught out, you've probably been asking yourself: 'Why?!'. Well, it's complicated.
Tourism in France is very much centred on art, architecture and history. Mais in 2012, the French government curtailed their support for the Arts due to new austerity measures. These cuts jeopardised the very soul of French society.