The French call window shopping ‘window licking’, and when you walk down this street, you’ll soon see why! Here, people look at what’s in the shop windows with pleasure and especially with hunger... Yes, that’s the reason! I’d say that the Rue de Quesnoy is the kind of street where you’ll work up an appetite as you walk along. What appetite? That of the gourmets and lovers of good produce. That of the epicures or ‘epicurious’, like me!
You can make great discoveries in this street in Valenciennes. Are you following me? Let me offer you a little appetiser.