Île-de-France

Île-de-France known also as the région parisienne

Île-de-France known also as the région parisienne, covers 12012 square kilometers, president and own regional council has a land area. The GDP of the region has the highest per-capita GDP in France among regions. The area was corresponding not enti...
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Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Nord-Pas-de-Calais is a former administrative region of France

Nord-Pas-de-Calais is a former administrative region of France combines. The majority of the region was once part of the historical Netherlands, part of France. These provincial designations are used still frequently by the inhabitants. Prehistoric t...
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Normandy

Normandy is a significant cider, the chief oyster

Normandy is a significant cider, the chief oyster, a major cider, the birthplace of brioche s, the native land of Taillevent, is derived from the settlement of the territory, remained in English hands under English control, was occupied during the Hu...
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Aquitaine

Aquitaine was a duchy and a kingdom

The Middle Ages was a duchy and a kingdom was allied with the Plantagenet kings of England. This Aquitanian language was a remnant of a Vasconic language group. The Visigoths were called as foederati into Gaul, established capital in Toulouse. The Ro...
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Centre-Val de Loire

Centre-Val de Loire is orléans

Centre-Val de Loire straddles the middle Loire Valley in the interior of the country. Many contemporary regions of France was created from parts of three historical provinces. The name Centre was chosen on the basis of geography by the French governm...
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Lorraine

Lorraine is home

Lorraine is home stems from the medieval kingdom of Lotharingia, was ruled later before the Kingdom of France as the Duchy of Lorraine, allied with East Francia. Lorraine borders also the French regions of Franche-Comté, Champagne-Ardenne has an oce...
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Pano.cernay.JPG

Alsace is almost four times, graben and a rift

Alsace is almost four times, graben and a rift, an important wine-producing région, a région of varied economic activity, the well most equipped region of France from the Oligocene epoch at the west of the Rhine, is located on France's eastern bord...
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Champagne-Ardenne

Champagne-Ardenne is a former administrative region of France

Champagne-Ardenne is a former administrative region of France in the northeast of the country. The administrative region include the Canal, Marne-Rhine Canal and latéral à la Marne. A26 connecting Troyes and Calais, Châlons-en-Champagne and Reims....
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Auvergne

Auvergne is larger than the historical province of Auvergne

The administrative region of Auvergne is larger than the historical province of Auvergne, was named after the Arverni. The province of Auvergne is contained entirely inside the Auvergne region. A small part of Bourbonnais is contained also de Loire r...
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Toulouse

Toulouse is the centre of the European aerospace industry

Toulouse is, the centre of the European aerospace industry, the fourth largest city, the home of Bonhoure Radio Tower, a 61-metre high lattice tower, the seat of the Académie des Jeux Floraux, the equivalent of the French Academy, a location briefly...
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Port Lympia of Nice

Nice is the second-largest French city

The urban area of Nice extends with a population beyond the administrative city limits, defined by INSEE. The French Riviera is the second-largest French city in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region on the second-largest city and the Mediterranean ...
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Panorama depuis Butte Sainte-Anne

Nantes is an architectural junction, a dialect continuum

The city is an architectural junction, a dialect continuum, the hometown of French New Wave film director Jacques Demy with a population in France, is known commonly as la Cité des Ducs, were shipbuilding and food processing was captured by Nazi Ger...
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Bordeaux

Bordeaux is a port city, the world's major wine industry capital

Bordeaux is a port city, the world's major wine industry capital, a major centre, the capital of five cantons, the also first city, motorway junction and an important road, the arguably greatest wine region in the Gironde department on the Garonne Ri...
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Marché des Lices

Rennes is a city, a now significant digital innovation centre

Rennes is a city, a now significant digital innovation centre, now two hours, an also important railway station, the also only Institut Franco-Américain at the confluence of the Ille in northwestern France, goes back more at a time than 2000 years, ...
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City hall

Reims played a prominent ceremonial role

The 2013 census recorded Rémois and 182592 inhabitants Rémoises. Reims played a prominent ceremonial role in French monarchical history, functions in the administrative region of Grand Est., is by the far largest commune, hosted the first internati...
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Le Havre in mid-2005

Le Havre is city and an urban French commune, the capital of the canton

Le Havre is city and an urban French commune, the capital of the canton, the most populous commune of Upper Normandy, the also second largest subprefecture, a major French city, some west of Rouen, the also third best city, ,, the birthplace of many ...
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Top left: Toulon Opera House, Top right: Mayol Stadium  , 2nd: Panoramic view of downtown Toulon and its port, 3rd left: Place de la Liberté, 3rd ri

Toulon is the capital of the Var department

The Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region is the capital of the Var department. The Commune of Toulon has a population of 165514 people, the fifteenth-largest city is the centre of an urban area in France with 559421 inhabitants. Toulon is the third-lar...
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central Nîmes

Nîmes is a city, the capital of the Gard department

Nîmes is a city, the capital of the Gard department between the Cévennes mountains and the Mediterranean Sea in the Occitanie region of southern France, has a rich history, a mediterranean climate became a Roman colony before 28 BC, was already und...
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A view of the Tour Tanguy with the Château de Brest in the background.

Brest, France is a city, an also important research centre

Brest is a city, an also important research centre, in Brittany in the Finistère département, has been linked always to the sea, was an important warship-producing port, the birthplace during the Napoleonic wars, is situated to the north of a magni...
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Top: Downtown Rouen and the Seine River. Middle left: Maritime museum. Centre: Le Gros-Horloge. Middle right: Gustave-Flaubert Bridge. Bottom: Rouen

Rouen is a city

Rouen is a city, in the north of France on the River Seine, has an oceanic climate, own airport, major domestic destinations was the birthplace also home to the French Grand Prix, is served also by buses by TEOR. Rouen plays a major part in novel Mad...
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July 2010 view of centre of Caenand the Abbey of St. Étienne

Caen is a commune, the prefecture of the Calvados department

Caen is a commune, the prefecture of the Calvados department, CN, Early history in an area of high humidity in northwestern France, has an oceanic climate, a Fine Arts school has built recently bus system is served by the small port of Ouistreham. Ca...
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From top left to bottom right: Le Soir  ; rue des Deux-Portes; the Château de Versailles taken from the gardens; Versailles Cathedral; equestrian st

Versailles, Yvelines is a city, the seat of a Roman Catholic diocese

Versailles is a city, the seat of a Roman Catholic diocese, an also important node, a chic suburb of Paris, an also important military center, the Palace in Île-de-France region in the Yvelines département, is known historically as the Treaty of Pa...
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Town hall

Aulnay-sous-Bois is a commune, 5 located km

Aulnay-sous-Bois is a commune, 5 located km in the Île-de-France region in the Seine-Saint-Denis department, has twinning associations was the most 55th populated commune in France, had 3398 business enterprises in 2012. The inhabitants of the commu...
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Town Centre

Aubervilliers is a commune,

Aubervilliers is a commune, in the Île-de-France region in the Seine-Saint-Denis department, appears first in 1059 in the archives, received has been a multicultural city. Aubervilliers has twinning associations. The inhabitants of the commune are k...
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The center of Ajaccio

Ajaccio is a French commune, the also largest settlement

Ajaccio is a French commune, the also largest settlement, the French city, an administrative centre, a also shopping centre, with the commercial streets of the city centre on the island, is located on southeast of Marseille on southeast of Marseille,...
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A general view of Chambéry

Chambéry is a city, the capital of the department

Chambéry is a city, the capital of the department, the historical capital of the Savoy region, the also administrative headquarters of the Orchestre des Pays in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in the department of Savoie, was founded through the Da...
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Town hall

Saint-Quentin, Aisne is a commune, a sub-prefecture of Aisne

Saint-Quentin is a commune, a sub-prefecture of Aisne in Hauts-de-France in the Aisne department, has been identified as the Augusta Veromanduorum of antiquity, is named after Saint Quentin. The mayor of Saint-Quentin is Xavier Bertrand, a member of ...
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An aerial view of Belfort with the cathedral of Saint-Christophe in the foreground

Belfort is a city, the administrative town and the biggest town

Belfort is a city, the administrative town and the biggest town, a place, the hometown of Alstom in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté région in northeastern France, linking the Rhône and the Rhine was, the birthplace in Alsace, is connected well with ma...
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Montage of VannesTop left: View of Ramparts Garden of Vannes and Gaillard Castle Museum; Top right: Saint Peters Cathedral; Middle left: Vieux lavoir

Vannes is a commune, a market town

Vannes is a commune, a market town in Brittany in the Morbihan department, is located at the mouth of two rivers on the Gulf of Morbihan, was besieged four times between forces, was used for a planned French invasion of Britain as the staging point. ...
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Façade of the Meaux city hall

Meaux is a commune, a subprefecture of the Seine-et-Marne department

Meaux is a commune, a subprefecture of the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in the Seine-et-Marne department, is known nowadays mainly de the local variety and Meaux for Brie, is served on the Transilien Paris by Meaux station. ...
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Beauvais Mairie

Beauvais is located from Paris

Beauvais serves in the Hauts-de-France region as the capital of the Oise département, is located from Paris, was known by the Gallo-Roman name of Caesaromagus to the Romans, was damaged extensively in World War II during World War I. Beauvais lies o...
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The town hall of Tarbes

Tarbes is a commune, the capital of Bigorre

Tarbes is a commune, the capital of Bigorre, a Pre-Pyrenees town, 1 hr, 30 mins, the second industrial city of the region, the capital of the Hautes-Pyrénées department, various utilities in the Occitanie region of southwestern France in the Hautes...
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From left to right, from top to bottom: The "Parc des sports et de l

Narbonne is a commune

Narbonne is a commune in the Occitanie region in southern France, lies in the Aude department from Paris, is linked by the Canal to the Aude River and the nearby Canal du Midi, was established by the Romans in Gaul. Narbonne was located on the first ...
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Angoulême, a view from Hirondelle golf course

Angoulême is a commune, the capital of the Charente department

Angoulême is a commune, the capital of the Charente department, an Acropolis city, the most populous commune, the most inland navigable port, the seat of a bishop, an assize court and a prefect on a hill in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of southwest...
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Aubagne city centre

Aubagne is a commune, the sixth largest city of the department

Aubagne is a commune, the sixth largest city of the department, the main producer of Santon figurines, part in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southern France in the Bouches-du-Rhône department, was, the first commune made bus travel zero-...
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Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye

Saint-Germain-en-Laye is a commune, a sub-prefecture of the department

Saint-Germain-en-Laye is a commune, a sub-prefecture of the department in the Île-de-France in the Yvelines department, was founded in 1020, is served on Paris RER line A by Saint-Germain-en-Laye station, has a proud footballing history. Saint-Germa...
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View of St Jean Baptiste Cathedral from Bastia Port

Bastia has also the second-highest population of any commune

Italian pronunciation and Bastia Corsican has also the second-highest population of any commune after Ajaccio on the island. Bastia is the principal port of the island, the second largest airport, a primarily port city, by passenger numbers in Corsic...
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Anglet

Anglet is a French commune, a spot

Anglet is a French commune, a spot in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of southwestern France in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department, has an airport Aéroport de some south of the town de Biarritz-Anglet-Bayonne, is served by the D810 road by the A63 ...
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Town hall

Melun is a commune, a southeastern suburb of Paris

Melun is a commune, a southeastern suburb of Paris, 41.4 km, the prefecture of the Seine-et-Marne in the Île-de-France region in the Seine-et-Marne department, are called Melunais is served de Melun by the Gare, was the birthplace. The castle of Mel...
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The city hall

Montigny-le-Bretonneux is a commune

Montigny-le-Bretonneux is a commune in the Île-de-France region in the Yvelines department, is served on Paris RER line C by Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines station. The heart of Yvelines formed in the south in the shape of a triangle. The growth of the n...
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The bell tower of the town hall, where Martin and Martine   mark the hours

Cambrai is a commune,

Cambrai is a commune, ,, part of the territory, the seat of a Catholic archbishop ric, suffragan of Lille, the seat, the Mortier quarter in the Hauts-de-France region of France in the Nord department, was the Duke of Wellington, the also site of nego...
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The church and shops in Plaisir

Plaisir, Yvelines is a commune

Plaisir is a commune in the Île-de-France in the Yvelines department, borders on Élancourt among others, is served on the Transilien Paris by two stations. Inhabitants are called Plaisirois has a major shopping mall. Twin towns is twinned with Bad ...
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Vue de Mâcon

Mâcon is home

Mâcon anglicized historically as Mascon, is, home, the southernmost city, a member of CAMVAL, the hometown of petulant waitress Jessica in the department of Saône-et-Loire in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, features an oceanic climate is connected throug...
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Cathedral of Saint-Caprais

Agen is the prefecture of the Lot-et-Garonne department

The commune of Agen is the prefecture of the Lot-et-Garonne department in southwestern France in Nouvelle-Aquitaine, lies on the river Garonne southeast of Bordeaux. The city of Agen lies in the Aquitaine region in the southern department Lot-et-Garo...
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The Church of Saint-Victor in Guyancourt

Guyancourt is a commune, Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines station

Guyancourt is a commune, Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines station in the Île-de-France region in the Yvelines department, was only one small village accommodates trade and not only many SME is served by RER by no station of the Paris Métro. The site of th...
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Town hall

Thonon-les-Bains is a town, a sub-prefecture of the department

Thonon-les-Bains is a town, a sub-prefecture of the department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in the Haute-Savoie department, was the historic capital of Chablais. The Chablais Savoyard is the portion of Chablais in France. Chablais Vaudois and ...
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Town hall

Soissons is a commune

Soissons is a commune, in Hauts-de-France in the Aisne department, enters written history. Caesar entered the territory of the Suessiones, one day's long march, Noviodunum. The 744 Synod of Soissons met at the instigation of Pippin III. The Hundred Y...
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Town hall

Alençon is a commune

Alençon is a commune in France in Normandy, is situated west of Paris belongs to the intercommunality of Alençon, was occupied by the English. Alençon were the first spouses is linked by the A28 autoroute, was the birthplace. The tenth century was...
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The harbour of Menton, with the basilica of Saint-Michel-Archange beyond, viewed from the Quai Napoléon III

Menton is a commune, home

Menton is a commune, home in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in the Alpes-Maritimes department, was incorporated thus into the Republic of Genoa, was the only sizable settlement nicknamed the Pearl of France. Menton has a hot-summer, Mediterra...
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Château de Montbéliard

Montbéliard is a city, the center

Montbéliard is a city, the center, the birthplace in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in the Doubs department, is mentioned as early as 983, included the Magistracy of the Nine Bourgeois, constitute an important manufacturing center. Duke Ulrich ...
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Laon and its cathedral from the southwest

Laon is the capital city of the Aisne department

Laon is the capital city of the Aisne department in northern France in Hauts-de-France, was the birthplace is featured by David Moore Crook in the book Pursuit of Passy. Charles had enriched church with the gift of very numerous domains. The about 84...
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A general view of Rodez

Rodez is commune and a small city, the seat

Rodez is commune and a small city, the seat, the central point of numerous bus routes, an ancient city, the road, a city, the seat, the chef-lieu of three cantons about 150 km northeast of Toulouse in the South of France, is growing day by day, is si...
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An aerial view of Annemasse

Annemasse is a commune, a chef-lieu

Annemasse is a commune, a chef-lieu, the second largest city, 2 km, an important crossroad, the last exit of the French motorway A40, the most second important station of the department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in the Haute-Savoie departme...
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October 2008 aerial view of Vichy.

Vichy is a city, resort town and a spa

Fr is a city, resort town and a spa in central France in the Allier department of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. The term Vichyste indicated collaboration with the Vichy regime. The writer Valery Larbaud uses the term Vicaldiens for the community after the A...
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Château of Rambouillet

Rambouillet is a commune, a sub-prefecture of the department

Rambouillet is a commune, a sub-prefecture of the department in the Île-de-France in the Yvelines department, is served on the Transilien Paris by the SNCF Rambouillet railway station. The time of the Bourbon Restoration became royal residence. The ...
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Cherbourg-Octeville is former commune and a city, a port

Cherbourg-Octeville is former commune and a city, a port, the main centre with a number of regular passenger on the English Channel, is covered by a sensitive urban zone, has also, six high schools, two hospitals. The city is sub-prefecture and a Mar...
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The town hall

Armentières is a commune

Armentières is a commune, in the Hauts-de-France region in the Nord department, lies on the Belgian border, benefitting from the presence of water, suffered particularly at the time of the World Wars. Armentières are places of remembrance for the c...
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The town hall of Hénin-Beaumont

Hénin-Beaumont is a commune

Hénin-Beaumont is a commune in the Hauts-de-France region of France in the Pas-de-Calais department, has been populated since before the arrival of the Romans. The A21 autoroute passes through the northern part of the commune. The town was the victi...
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From left to right and top to bottom: 1. Victor Hugo Theatre, 2. Timbered house, 3. The château, 4. The belfry, 5. The town hall, 6. The Church of S

Fougères is a sub-prefecture and a commune, a town

Fougères is a sub-prefecture and a commune, a town, Felger, a control point, an industrial town on Normandy and Maine on the edge of Brittany, are called the Fougerais was the seat organises also an important cattle market. Fougères is classified a...
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Location   within Paris inner and outer suburbs

Le Mée-sur-Seine is a commune

Le Mée-sur-Seine is a commune in the Île-de-France region in the Seine-et-Marne department, is served on Paris RER line by Le Mée station. The town is located on a limestone plateau on the ride side of the Seine, grew quickly after the World War I...
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Verdun and the Meuse river

Verdun is a small city, an arrondissement of the department

Verdun is a small city, an arrondissement of the department, the biggest city in Grand Est in the Meuse department, was founded by the Gauls, has been with interruptions since the 4th century, was, the site of a major battle, the strongest point by a...
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The church of Saint-Denis, in Vélizy-Villacoublay

Vélizy-Villacoublay is a commune, a very urbanized town

Vélizy-Villacoublay is a commune, a very urbanized town, the Meudon forest, Chaville-Vélizy station in the Île-de-France in the Yvelines department, are called Véliziens is served by RER by no station of the Paris Métro. The word comes from the ...
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A view of Saint-Lô from the Notre-Dame church 

Saint-Lô is a commune, the sponsor of the patrol vessel

Saint-Lô is a commune, the sponsor of the patrol vessel, a P400-class patrol vessel of the French Navy in the capital in north-western France, has a mild oceanic climate, an average annual rainfall of per year, lies halfway along the Coutances, has ...
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The « château de La Tour »

Saint-Genis-Laval is a commune

Saint-Genis-Laval is a commune in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of eastern France in the metropolis of Lyon. The current layout of the city center features still an ancient tower between the delimitation of the medieval village in the garden of th...
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Port Royan

Royan is a commune, a seaside resort

Royan is a commune, a seaside resort along the Atlantic Ocean in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region and the Charente-Maritime department, has five sandy beaches, a fishing port and a marina occupies a site on the eastern side on the mouth of the Gironde E...
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The town Hall of Mitry-Mory

Mitry-Mory is a commune

Mitry-Mory is a commune in the Île-de-France region in the Seine-et-Marne department. The construction of CDG caused the closure of the prewar Mitry-Mory airfield in the late 1960s. The air is the Great circle, a also major railroad centre. Another ...
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The town hall of Carvin

Carvin is a commune

Carvin is a commune in the Hauts-de-France region of France in the Pas-de-Calais department, was awarded the Croix on 1920 09 28 de Guerre. This settlement is linked around the now-disappeared castle of Epinoy to the existence of the vast wet depress...
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Annonay, view from the Aygas rise.

Annonay is a French commune, the most populous commune

Annonay is a French commune, the most populous commune, a crossroads of trade routes in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of southern France in the north of the Ardèche department, was built at the confluence of the rivers Cance over several small hi...
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Roman ramparts

Autun is a commune, the main setting

Autun is a commune, the main setting in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in the Saône-et-Loire department, was founded by Emperor Augustus during the Principate era of the early Roman Empire, was saved in one by the arrival of the Emperor Julian, marks the ...
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Author

Author is the originator of any written work

An author is the originator of any written work as play and a book, have also not rights was used as an anchor, receives the rest of the money. An author specify for example, earn the advance before any further royalties. An interesting aspect of aut...
Francisco de Goya y Lucientes - Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos

Writer is a person

A writer is a person prepares manuals and instructions as owner and user guides, caused by a writer's work, has rhythm. Writers produce various forms of literary art, material are published across a range of media, begin career provide valuable insig...

Author, Author novel is by David Lodge

The book is based on the life of the author Henry James, was released as The Master at about the same time, includes also a portrait of the friendship. ...
Clockwise from top: Cathedral of Saint Peter and Saint-Loup Peak; Triumphal Arch; Port Marianne

Montpellier is a city, the capital of the Hérault department

Montpellier is a city, the capital of the Hérault department, the 8th-largest city of France, the also fastest-growing city, the Place du Peyrou, Saint-Roch, an up-and-coming destination, the th now 8 largest city in France in southern France.