Myth of the month: All French people smoke cigarettes

Written by Diane. Posted in France, France myth of the month

French people smoke The first time I visited France, something really stood out to me. Yes, the gorgeous pastries and architecture of course, but that’s not what I’m talking about here. What really struck me as odd, and a marked difference between the US and France, was the fact that everyone seemed to smoke cigarettes. Was it a coincidence? Was I just noticing the smokers? Surely French people know better, right?

So do all French people smoke cigarettes? Let’s find out more!