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Marseille

Marsellat. Massilia, Massalia, Greek. Μασσαλία) - a town in southern France, the largest port in the country and around the Mediterranean. The administrative center of the Bouches-du-Rhone. Located on the shore of the Gulf of Lyon, near the mouth of the Rhone river, which the city is associated with the channel.
Marseilles is named in honor of the asteroid (20) Massalia, which opened in 1852.

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Brest

Toulouse

Toulouse city in the south of France, capital of the region of South - Pyrenees and the prefecture (administrative center) of Haute-Garonne and the district of Toulouse. One of the most important cultural, scientific and industrial centers in France, the fourth in terms of population (427 thousand people, 2004) city after Paris, Marseille and Lyon. Motto - Per Tolosa totjorn mai (c.), which means "just more for Toulouse."

Lille

Lille (French Lille [lil], Picard. Lile, s.-Flam. Rysel, Netherl. Rijsel, Reysel) - the main city in the region Nord-Pas-de-Calais and the department of Nord, on the left bank of the canal Del, 14 km from the Belgian border, until recently - the center of the textile industry Frantsii.Naselenie the city - 226,000 chelovek.Starinnaya part of the city, once walled, extends north from the Boulevard of Freedom. On the south side of the boulevard - a regular modern city planning. Boulevard abuts the pentagonal fortress, designed in the late 1660s. Vauban. Among other fortifications time of Louis XIV remained only Parisian gate. The lush interior is notable for Lille temples XVII-XIX centuries, including the Cathedral of Notre-Dame-de-la-Trey.

Paris

Париж - столица Франции, важнейший экономический и культурный центр страны, расположенный в северо-центральной Франции, в регионе Иль-де-Франс на берегах реки Сены. Город расположен в центре Парижского бассейна, примерно 65 м над уровнем моря. Границы очерчены районов Парижа кольцевой дороги длиной 35 километров, Булонский лес и Венсенский лес nahodyaschixsya vostoky и к западу от города, соответственно, также связано с территории Парижа. Парижского меридиана уже давно меридиана во французских чартах. Линии Парижского меридиана отмечена сейчас ориентированы с севера на юг 135 бронзовых памятных марок на улицах, тротуарах и зданиях (shown. слева), 12 см в диаметре, с выгравированным названием Франсуа Араго, астроном и политик 19-го века . Эта линия Парижской обсерватории. Нулевой километр, из которого все дороги расстояния измеряются во Франции, расположенный на площади перед Собором Парижской Богоматери.

Strasbourg

Angers

Angers mouth. Angers (Fr. Angers) - the main city of the historical region of Anjou and Maine-et-Loire department in western France. Located 300 km south-west of Paris, on the banks of the River Maine, a few miles upstream from its confluence with the inhabitants of the area were Luaru.Drevnimi gall-andekavy. The Romans in honor of Julius Caesar called the city Yuliomagom (Juliomagus). With the IX century - the capital of the county of Anjou, who from 1205 to 870 years. The first rule of Anjou dynasty, which gave the Plantagenets. It was last built a major monuments of the medieval Angers, including the castle surrounded by a moat and a hospital of St. John the Baptist, who gave today at the Archaeological Museum.
In the XV century, the city reached its zenith as the capital of "Good King Rene", but was put to fire and sword in the midst of the Hundred Years War. Until the French Revolution Angers remained the capital of the Duchy and the province of Anjou. Its historical and architectural heritage has suffered damage during the Second World War. In 1971 he was restored Angers University, which existed under King Rene.

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