There are some great religjous and cultural centres in the east
in Strasbourg, in the south in the Cevennes and in the west in
the region of la Rochelle. From this port, numerous protestants,
forced into exile, made theirway towards northern Europe.
In Paris, discover the abbey of Saint Germain-des-Pres - the Reform started here; the first synod took place in Pre-aux-Clercs. Visit the museum of Calvin de Noyon (Aisne), in the house in which he was born.