1 Like

Très le Mont to Mont Forchat - view of the Chapel
France

View of the Chapel during a walk from Très le Mont to Mont Forchat

view all the walk in virtual tour

Copyright: Alexander duvernay
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12008x6004
Hochgeladen: 30/06/2011
Aktualisiert: 20/08/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: montain; france; alps; hiking; walk; lake; view; french; chapel
comments powered by Disqus

Alexander Duvernay
Très-le-Mont to Mont Forchat - view of the Guard
Alexander Duvernay
Saint Francois de Sales statue at the top of Mont Forchat
Alexander Duvernay
Top view of Geneva Lake from Mont Forchat
Alexander Duvernay
Très-le-Mont to Mont Forchat - carved wood in the forest
Alexander Duvernay
Très-le-Mont - view of the lake during a walk to Mont Forchat
Alexander Duvernay
Très-le-Mont - View of the duck pond during a walk to Mont Forchat
Alexander Duvernay
Très le Mont - Start to go hiking in French Alps
Alexander Duvernay
Castle
Alexander Duvernay
Castle
Jacques TABERLET alias Fouderg
Mont Billiat
Alexander Duvernay
View Lake of Geneva and boat
Alexander Duvernay
Pier Thonon les Bains
Thomas Krueger
Cervo
Alessandro Ugazio
Piazza Solferino, Fontana Angelica
Thomas Krueger
Tall Ships Genoa, Tho Pa Ga
Uwe Bücher
Salinas de Fuencaliente
Thomas Krueger
Agriturismo Cà du Gregorio
Bill Bailey
Ajo Dentist Office circa1939
Thomas Krueger
Juist Trader, Command Bridge
yunzen liu
Lijiang5- Scenery and natural wonders(guilin china)- Nine-horse Mural Cliff
Marcin Klaban
Gdansk Mariacka street
Thomas Krueger
Juist Trader at the Port of Genoa
Richard Chesher
Cascade de la Riviere du Kaoris, Prony New Caledonia
Emile Duijker
steam engine museum in Medemblik
Alexander Duvernay
Castle
Alexander Duvernay
View Lake of Geneva and boat
Alexander Duvernay
Pier Thonon les Bains
Alexander Duvernay
Lac de Vonnes à Châtel - Hiver
Alexander Duvernay
Vonnes Lake - Chatel
Alexander Duvernay
Très-le-Mont - View of the duck pond during a walk to Mont Forchat
Alexander Duvernay
Saint Francois de Sales statue at the top of Mont Forchat
Alexander Duvernay
Sunrise at the top of Dent d'Oche (French Alps)
Alexander Duvernay
Très-le-Mont to Mont Forchat - view of the Guard
Alexander Duvernay
Très le Mont - Start to go hiking in French Alps
Alexander Duvernay
Vieux Ponton - Thonon-les-Bains
Alexander Duvernay
Lodge in front of Vonnes Lake at Chatel
More About France

France is affectionately referred to as "the Hexagon" for its overall shape.French history goes back to the Gauls, a Celtic tribe which inhabited the area circa 300BC until being conquered by Julius Caesar.The Franks were the first tribe to adopt Catholic Christianity after the Roman Empire collapsed. France became an independent location in the Treaty of Verdun in (843 AD), which divided up Charlemagne's Carolingian Empire into several portions.The French monarchy reached its zenith during the reign of Louis XIV, the Sun King, who stood for seventy-two years as the Monarch of all Monarchs. His palace of Versailles and its Hall of Mirrors are a splendid treasure-trove of Baroque art.The French Revolution ended the rule of the monarchy with the motto "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity!" On July 14th, 1789 angry mobs stormed La Bastille prison and began the Revolution in which Louis XVI, his wife Marie-Antoinette and thousands of others met the guillotine.One decade after the revolution, Napolean Bonaparte seized control of the Republic and named himself Emperor. His armies conquered most of Europe and his Napoleonic Code became a lasting legal foundation for concepts of personal status and property.During the period of colonization France controlled the largest empire in the world, second only to Britain.France is one of the founding members of the European Union and the United Nations, as well as one of the nuclear armed nations of the world.Text by Steve Smith.