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Montsoreau

Montsoreau is a historical and cultural town in Europe situated in France. Only 500 people live in it, and over 100 thousand people live in the bigger Saumur. It is in the east end of the region of Pays de la Loire, which is in the nortwestern Fr ...

                                               

Mont-Saint-Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island and commune in Normandy, France. It is in the Manche department. It is located about one kilometre from the countrys northwestern coast. It is at the mouth of the Couesnon River near Avranches. It is 247 acres in ...

                                               

Chalons-en-Champagne

Chalons-en-Champagne is a commune in the Marne department in the Grand Est region in northeastern France. It is the prefecture of the department. Even if Chalons-en-Champagne is the capital of the department, it is only the second largest city in ...

                                               

Haumont-pres-Samogneux

Nobody has lived here since the end of the Battle of Verdun in 1916. The official population is zero. Nobody lives in these places either: Bezonvaux, Beaumont-en-Verdunois, Louvemont-Cote-du-Poivre, Cumieres-le-Mort-Homme and Fleury-devant-Douaum ...

                                               

Louvemont-Cote-du-Poivre

Nobody has lived here since the end of the Battle of Verdun in 1916. The official population is zero. Nobody lives in these places either: Bezonvaux, Beaumont-en-Verdunois, Haumont-pres-Samogneux, Cumieres-le-Mort-Homme and Fleury-devant-Douaumon ...

                                               

Kanfen

Kanfen is a village in France near Thionville. It is in the Lorraine Region, in the Moselle department, in north-eastern France. The population as of 2007 is about 996.

                                               

Metz

There was once a city in Roman times, called Divodurum. It was the capital of a Celtic tribe called Mediomatrici. They were called the "Mettis" for short, which is where the name "Metz" comes from. The Romans controlled this city for a long time ...

                                               

Montigny-les-Metz

Montigny-les-Metz is a city in northeast France. It is on the Moselle River, near Metz. The habitants are called Montigniens. The first humans found in Montigny-les-Metz were here since Paleolithic.

                                               

Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire is a commune in the Nievre department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comte region in central France. It is a subprefecture of the department.

                                               

Nevers

Nevers is a commune in the Nievre department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comte region in central France. It is the prefecture of the department. It is the main city of the department and one of the largest city of the region, after Dijon and Chalon- ...

                                               

Communes of the Nord department

The following is a list of the 652 communes of the Nord departement, in France. CAD Communaute dagglomeration du Douaisis, created in 2002. CUD Communaute urbaine de Dunkerque Grand Littoral, created in 1968. CAC Communaute dagglomeration de Camb ...

                                               

Dunkirk

Dunkirk is a harbour city in the northernmost part of France, 10 km from the Belgian border. The population of the whole metropolitan area was of 265.974 at the 1999 census. Until the middle of the 20th century the city was in the Dutch language ...

                                               

Villeneuve-dAscq

Villeneuve-dAscq is one of the main cities of the metropolis of Lille, in France. It is between Lille and Roubaix, at the crossroads of the principal freeways towards Paris, Ghent, Antwerp and Brussels,

                                               

Conde-sur-Sarthe

Conde sur Sarthe is a village near Alençon, in the Orne department in northwestern France. The name "Conde" comes from the Celtic term Condate. There are 2.164 people in 2009. It is 846 hectares. The highest point in the commune is 140 metres. Th ...

                                               

Joue-du-Plain

Joue-du-Plain is a commune in the Orne department in north-western France. The commune was mentioned in 1216 by the name of "Jeum". There are 201 people living there. It is 1.456 hectares in size. The highest point in the commune is 170 metres. T ...

                                               

Ambert

Ambert is a commune in the Puy-de-Dome department in the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region in central-southern France. It is a subprefecture of the department and the capital of the arrondissement of Ambert.

                                               

Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand is a commune in the Puy-de-Dome department in the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region in central-southern France. It is the prefecture of the department and the capital of the arrondissement of Clermont-Ferrand and the historical capital ...

                                               

Bayonne

Bayonne is a city and commune in southwestern France at the confluence of the Nive and Adour rivers, in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department, of which it is a subprefecture.

                                               

Guinarthe-Parenties

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Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Oloron-Sainte-Marie is a city and commune in southwestern France in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department, of which it is a sub-prefecture. In 1858, the communes of Saint-Marie-Legugnon and Oloron were combined to make the new commune of Oloron-Sai ...

                                               

Pau, France

Pau is a commune in southwestern France, in the region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine. It is the prefecture of the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department. It is also the capital of 6 cantons in the department: Jurançon, Pau-Centre, Pau-Est, Pau-Nord, Pau-Ouest a ...

                                               

Communes of the Pyrenees-Orientales department

The departement of the Pyrenees-Orientales is composed of 226 communes. Most of the territory except for the district of Fenolheda formed part of the Principality of Catalonia until 1659, and Catalan is still spoken in addition to French by a sig ...

                                               

Ceret

Ceret is a commune in the Pyrenees-Orientales department in southern France. It was the capital of the historic Catalan comarque of Vallespir. It is a subprefecture in the department and the capital of the Ceret arrondissement.

                                               

Perpignan

Perpignan is a city in the south of France. It is also a commune and the capital of the Pyrenees-Orientales department. Perpignan was the capital of the old province and county of Roussillon and continental capital of the Kingdom of Majorca in th ...

                                               

Prades (Pyrenees-Orientales)

Prades is a commune in the Pyrenees-Orientales department in southern France. It was the capital of the historic Catalan comarque of Conflent. It is a subprefecture in the department and the capital of the Prades arrondissement.

                                               

Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone is a city and a commune in the Saone-et-Loire department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comte region of France. It is the largest city of the department; however, the department capital is the smaller city of Macon.

                                               

Macon

Macon is a commune in the Saone-et-Loire department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comte region in east-central France. It is the prefecture of the department. Even if Macon is the capital of the department, it is only the second largest city in popula ...

                                               

Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau is a commune in the metropolitan area of Paris, France. It is 55.5 kilometres south-southeast of the centre of Paris. Fontainebleau is a sub-prefecture of the Seine-et-Marne department. It is the seat of the Arrondissement of Fontai ...

                                               

Melun

Melun is a city in France. It is the capital of the Seine-et-Marne department, in the Ile-de-France region of France. The city is about 40 kilometres southeast of Paris, in a bend of the river Seine. Between Brie and Gatinais. It is between 37 me ...

                                               

Saint-Denis

Saint-Denis is a city and commune in the north suburbs of Paris, France. Saint-Denis is a sub-prefecture of the Seine-Saint-Denis departement, and is the seat of the Arrondissement of Saint-Denis. It is in the Ile-de-France region. Inhabitants of ...

                                               

Abbeville

Abbeville is located on the Somme River, 20 km 12 mi from its modern mouth in the English Channel. The majority of the town is located on the east bank of the Somme, as well as on an island. It is located at the start of the Abbeville Canal, and ...

                                               

Ault

Ault is a commune. It is in the Hauts-de-France region in the Somme department in the north of France. Ault is on the English Channel, 20 miles 32 km west of Abbeville. It has chalk cliffs and a beach of pebbles sand at low tide. South of the tow ...

                                               

Crecy-en-Ponthieu

Crecy-en-Ponthieu is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France, located south of Calais. It gives its name to Crecy Forest, which starts about two kilometres to the south-west of the town and which is one of the largest for ...

                                               

Albi

Albi is a commune in southern France. It is the prefecture of the Tarn department, in the Occitanie region. It is on the side of the Tarn river, about 85 km to the northeast of Toulouse. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Albi. The cathedral and ...

                                               

Castres, Tarn

Castres is a commune in the region of Midi-Pyrenees, in southwestern France. It is the sous-prefecture of the arrondissement of the same name in the Tarn department. Castres is after Toulouse, Tarbes and Albi the fourth largest industrial centre ...

                                               

Castelsarrasin

Castelsarrasin is a commune in the Tarn-et-Garonne department in the Occitanie region of France. It is the second city in Tarn-et-Garonne with more people living in it, after Montauban. It is a subprefecture in the department and the capital of t ...

                                               

Montauban

Montauban is a commune in the Tarn-et-Garonne department in the Midi-Pyrenees region in southern France. It is the prefecture of the department. The town, built mainly with reddish bricks, is on the right bank of the Tarn river at its confluence ...

                                               

Communes of the Var department

The following is a list of the 153 communes of the Var departement, in France. CAT Agglomeration community of Toulon Provence Mediterranean, created in 2002. CAF Agglomeration community of Frejus-Saint-Raphael, created in 2000. CAD Agglomeration ...

                                               

Draguignan

Draguignan is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur region, in southeastern France. It is a subprefecture of the department.

                                               

Merindol

Merindol is a commune of 1.923 people. It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France. The town has a Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summers and mild winters. It does not rain very often an ...

                                               

Chatellerault

Chatellerault is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France. It is a subprefecture of the Vienne department. It is also the capital of the arrondissement of the same name.

                                               

Montmorillon

Montmorillon is a commune in the Vienne department, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region, in central-western France. The clay mineral montmorillonite was named after Montmorillon when it was discovered there in 1847. It is one of the two subprefectur ...

                                               

Auxerre

The Koppen climate classification type for the climate at Auxerre is an "Oceanic climate" also known as Maritime Temperate climate and of the subtype Cfb. The average temperature for the year in Auxerre is 11.5 °C 52.7 °F. The warmest month, on a ...

                                               

Avallon

Avallon is a French commune. It is in the south of the Yonne department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comte region, to the southeast of Paris, and is a subprefecture in the department. It is also the capital of the arrrondissement of Avallon.

                                               

Sens

Sens is a French commune. It is in the north of the Yonne department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comte region, to the southeast of Paris, and is a subprefecture in the department. It is also the capital of the arrrondissement of Sens. Sens is the se ...

                                               

Laura Sadler

Laura Ruth Sadler was an English actress best known for her role as nurse Sandy Harper in the BBC One hospital drama series Holby City.

                                               

Richard Attenborough

He was born in Cambridge, England. Attenborough left his home when he was 17 to attend the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. He earned his first West End theatre role, then went to national stardom in the play Brighton Rock.

                                               

Alan Bates

Sir Alan Arthur Bates CBE was a British actor. He was born in Allestree, Derbyshire. Bates starred in many movies, including: Zorba the Greek, Georgy Girl, Far from the Madding Crowd, The Fixer, The Go-Between, Women in Love, An Unmarried Woman, ...

                                               

Greer Garson

Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson was an English actress. She was very popular during the 1940s. She was born in Manor Park, Essex. After many stage appearances, Greer Garson was signed to a contract with MGM. She became one of the studios top ten box o ...

                                               

Alfred Hitchcock

Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock was a British movie director who later became an American citizen but still kept his British citizenship. He mostly made mystery and suspense movies. Despite having a successful career, Hitchcock never won an Academy A ...