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Restaurant O A La Bouche Boreon

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Restaurant O A La Bouche
Boreon
Alpha le temps du Loup
www.oalabouche.net

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A: Terrasse O A La Bouche Boreon

by Thierry Blondeau, 10 meters away

Terrasse O A La Bouche Boreon, restaurant du centre Alpha, le Temps du Loup (www.oalabouche.net)

Terrasse O A La Bouche Boreon

B: Gite d'Etape Du Boreon Mercantour

by Thierry Blondeau, 190 meters away

Gite d'Etape Du Boreon Mercantour

Gite d'Etape Du Boreon Mercantour

C: Forteresse De Neige (Boréon Alpes Maritimes)

by Thierry Blondeau, 440 meters away

Forteresse De Neige (Boréon Alpes Maritimes) www.realite-virtuelle.net

Forteresse De Neige (Boréon Alpes Maritimes)

D: Ski De Fond Boreon

by Thierry Blondeau, 1.5 km away

Ski De Fond Boreon, slalom sous l'alpage

Ski De Fond Boreon

E: Cave A Fromage Boreon

by Thierry Blondeau, 1.6 km away

Cave d'Affinage des Fromages au Boreon

Cave A Fromage Boreon

F: Chien De Traineau Boreon Saint Martin Vesubie

by Thierry Blondeau, 1.6 km away

Course de Chiens De Traineau au  Boreon Saint Martin Vesubie

Chien De Traineau Boreon Saint Martin Vesubie

G: Ski Piagu Boreon

by Thierry Blondeau, 1.6 km away

Ski au pied de Piagu

Ski Piagu Boreon

H: le champet boréon

by Thierry Blondeau, 1.6 km away

le champet boréon

le champet boréon

I: Fete De La Montagne Boreon

by Thierry Blondeau, 1.7 km away

Fete De La Montagne Boreon

J: Refuge De La Mairis Boreon

by Thierry Blondeau, 2.2 km away

Refuge De La Mairis Boreon

Refuge De La Mairis Boreon

This panorama was taken in France

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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.

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