Le Tour de France

Elsewhere on the Web Le Tour de France (July 7-29) http://www.letour.fr https://racecenter.letour.fr http://www.facebook.com/letour https://twitter.com/letour Tweets by LeTour Tour de France Lingo Tete de la cours = head of the pack Peloton = the pack Arrière du peloton = stragglers ? = Off the back 2018 tour-de-france-2018-route-changes – fansided By the way, if you want to …

Bretagne = Brittany

Flag Bretagne (Brittany) is a cultural region in the northwest of France, covering the western part of what was known as Armorica during the period of Roman occupation. It became an independent kingdom and then a duchy before being united with the Kingdom of France in 1532 as a province governed as if it were …

France Links

France flag Links related to France Mark your calendar Février 11-17, 2019 Semaine du Voyage Responsable (Responsible Travel Week) Tour de France https://planeta.com/le-tour-de-france Celebrations July 14 Bastille Day Weather http://www.wunderground.com/q/zmw:00000.1.07200?sp=LFRQ http://www.wunderground.com/q/zmw:00000.37.07156 Headlines From Bordeaux to Brie, This Map Plots the Origin of Your Favorite French Food – Atlas Obscura how-to-discover-the-real-france http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/04/breton-women Langue bretonne. Spectaculaire action …

Bastille Day

Celebrations July 14 Bastille Day in France. Hashtag: #BastilleDay Wikipedia: Bastille Day is the common name given in English-speaking countries to the national day of France, which is celebrated on the 14th of July each year. In French, it is formally called la Fête nationale. The French National Day is the anniversary of Storming of …

Paris Links

Paris Flag Links related to Paris Current Time Paris If it is 4pm in Paris, what time is it elsewhere? Flickr Paris Nature Flickr Groups Current events in Paris Twitter @soundlandscapes @LaTourEiffel Recommended listening Designing Grand Cities: what we can learn from Paris – In the late 90s, the French government announced a visionary consultation …

Toulouse

Photo What we love about Toulouse … Wikipedia: Toulouse is the capital of the French department of Haute-Garonne and of the region of Occitanie. The city is on the banks of the River Garonne, 150 kilometres (93 miles) from the Mediterranean Sea, 230 km (143 mi) from the Atlantic Ocean and 680 km (420 mi) …

Paris

Photo: The Climate Group Paris is the capital city of France. Geography Paris is located on the Seine River. Cultural World The city hosts numerous iconic landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame cathedral, the Champs-Elysées, the Arc de Triomphe among its many attractions, along with world famous institutions such as the Louvre and …

French

Recommended Listening Gender assignment in French – An explanation for why words are assigned either masculine or feminine gender in the French language. http://www.arteradio.com http://www.silenceradio.org Quotes Être homme, c’est précisément être responsable. C’est connaître la honte en face d’une misère qui ne semblait pas dépendre de soi. C’est être fier d’une victoire que les camarades …

IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

Poster The French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition and IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, today signed an agreement to jointly organize the next IUCN World Conservation Congress, to be held in June 11-19, 2020 in Marseille, France. Held every four years, the IUCN Congress is the world’s largest conservation event. It …

Marseille

Logo Marseille is located on France’s south coast and is the second largest city in France. Capital of the Bouches-du-Rhône department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region Key Links http://www.marseille.fr https://twitter.com/marseille Tweets by marseille Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Marseille? Wikipedia Marseille Planeta.com France IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020 Cities