Bastille Day

Photo: UN, Fireworks July 14 Bastille Day in France. Hashtag: #BastilleDay Wikipedia: Bastille Day is 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 the Bastille on July 14, 1789, …

Brittany

Photo: National Heritage, Brittany (1937) Bretagne = Brittany Google Maps goo.gl/maps/CHGfSj23wx3y6dvH9 Weather wunderground.com Elsewhere on the Web @BrittanyFerries https://www.facebook.com/pages/Penmarch/106382869398820 http://www.brittanytourism.com/discover-our-destinations/heart-of-brittany-kalon-breizh/unmissable-sites/saint-gildas-et-les-chapelles-du-blavet Club Bigouden leclubbigouden.com bigouden.weebly.com Facebook escuiller.wix.com Headlines Explorez cette carte de Bretagne de récits de voyageurs Best foot forward in Brittany Normandy or Brittany? Embedded Tweets Selon vous, quels sont les lieux en #Bretagne qui …

IUCN World Conservation Congress Postponed to January 2021

Logo Held every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest conservation event. The next conference is scheduled to take place January 7-15, 2021 in Marseille, France. Hashtag: #IUCNCongress Background The event is jointly organized by the French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition and the International Union for Conservation of …

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 …

Marseille, France

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 marseille.fr @marseille Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Marseille? Google Maps goo.gl/maps/2fDKxKDJYdnqg9rW8 Twitter Tweets by marseille Wikipedia Marseille Events IUCN World Conservation Congress Postponed to …

Wild France (France Sauvage)

France Flag Planeta.com spotlights biodiversity and conservation in France. This page collects relevant links and resources related to the parks and reserves, and world heritage sites across the country. Suggestions are welcome. Wikipedia: The national parks of France is a system of ten national parks throughout metropolitan France and its overseas departments, coordinated by the …

Paris Links

Paris Flag Links related to Paris presented in somewhat random fashion: Eiffel Tower Is it Illegal to Take Photographs of the Eiffel Tower at Night? Do Night Photos of the Eiffel Tower Violate Copyright? Société d’Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel @LaTourEiffel Headlines The invisible city beneath Paris – New Yorker A Three-Day Expedition To Walk …

August 19 is World Photography Day

Photo: NASA Goddard, Earth August 19 is World Photography Day, a day to pay homage to the history of photography, celebrate the present and leave a positive trail for the future. World Photography Day originates from the invention of the daguerreotype, a photographic processes developed by Louis Daguerre. On January 9, 1839 The French Academy of Sciences announced the …

Paris

Photo: The Climate Group Paris is the capital city of France. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/ToUHfLLYVJ4DCFSr9 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 …

France

Photo: Campus France, Menhirs en Bretagne France is bordered by (clockwise from the north) by Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Spain, and Andorra. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/zBLX7yf8PGJqCtR29 Bikes Le Tour de France Food Baguette Regions Bretagne = Brittany Cities Marseille, France Paris Planeta.com France Links Wild France (France Sauvage) Europe Martinique French