French Group Offers Tourists Sunshine Insurance
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.
Tourism is off by a lot in France. And to bring le touriste back, it's gotten creative. One tour group is offering sunshine insurance. Four days of rain during your week-long trip and you get your money back. And something which could make the French unrecognizable, the tourist board is asking Parisians to smile more. As a kind of kickoff, hundreds of roller skaters formed a huge grin in the famous Place Vend�me.
It's MORNING EDITION.