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Paris/Montpellier v. Barcelona/South of Spain in late September

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My husband and I are planning a trip to Europe next September for 9-10 days sometime between Sept. 19 - Oct. 3. We are considering either Paris and then traveling to the Montpellier area or Barcelona for a few days and then traveling to the southern coast (maybe Malaga, Cadiz?). We want to do 4 days in the city and then experience more of the coastal regions... beach, food, relaxation, wine, low-key. We are torn between the two (I took French in school and have always wanted to go to France, but for some reason Spain is really appealing to me). We can get a direct flight from Chicago or Detroit to Paris, but Barcelona would have a layover. Any thoughts/pros/cons on either trip?

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