After all the recent talk about the French being miserable and depressed, The Local takes a look at the regions of France where the people are judged to have the best quality of life, using the results of a new report by a Canadian researcher Pierre Coté. Whether its for wealth, the chances of a job or simple happiness certain parts of France are seemingly better to be in than others. Can you guess what France's best region for love is or the perfect area to raise a family is? You might be surprised about the region of France where the people are judged to be the happiest. Have a look at our gallery to find out more.
Photos by Manolo Mylonas