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Le parvis de la gare

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Panorama's in de omgeving van France

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A: Zone d'échange TGV / TMB

door Cosson Sébastien, 40 hier vandaan

Zone d'échange TGV / TMB

B: Le square des Thermes

door Cosson Sébastien, 690 hier vandaan

Le square des Thermes

C: Le Club House du parc thermal

door Cosson Sébastien, 770 hier vandaan

Le Club House du parc thermal

D: Torrent le Bon Nant

door Cosson Sébastien, 1.0 hier vandaan

Torrent le Bon Nant

E: Les Thermes

door Cosson Sébastien, 1.1 hier vandaan

Les Thermes

F: La cascade de Crespin

door Cosson Sébastien, 1.3 hier vandaan

La cascade de Crespin

G: La Passerelle des Thermes

door Cosson Sébastien, 1.3 hier vandaan

La Passerelle des Thermes

H: Le jardin d'enfants en hiver

door Cosson Sébastien, 1.6 hier vandaan

Le jardin d'enfants en hiver

I: Kiosque de St Gervais les Bains

door Michel M A L H E R B E., 1.6 hier vandaan

Kiosque de St Gervais les Bains

J: L'esplanade Marie Paradis en hiver

door Cosson Sébastien, 1.6 hier vandaan

L'esplanade Marie Paradis en hiver

Dit panorama is genomen in France

Dit is een overzicht van 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.

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