Human-sized city of 50,000 inhabitants ), Blois cultivate sweetness and quality of life, economic dynamism and academic richness of community, cultural and sporting activities. With an exceptional natural and architectural environment along the Loire, Blois city is crossed by the river, which puts it at the heart of the area classified for ten years as World Heritage by UNESCO as a "Cultural Landscape" . It plays a balancing role between Orleans and Tours eta be proud of its strengths.