France AKA [The Hexagon]

By Jonathan Ingram

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northern france

Importance

paris, the capital of France, is located in northern France on both banks of the Seine River, 145 km (90 mi.) from the river's mouth on the English Channel. A total of 2,257,981 (2009) inhabitants live in Paris proper, and 11,728,240 persons (2009) live in greater Paris (the Ile-de-France region), which is one of Europe's largest metropolitan areas. A city of world importance and the business, historic, intellectual, diplomatic, religious, educational, artistic, and tourist center of France, Paris owes its prosperity in large part to its favorable position on the Seine, which has been a major commercial artery since the Roman period.

Economy





lille, city, capital of Nord département and of the NordPasdeCalais région, northern France, on the Deûle River, 136 miles (219 km) north-northeast of Paris, and 9 miles (14 km) from the Belgian frontier by road.

Southwest France

-This region is known for grapes and wine

-Best reputation for producing the best wine

Southern France

  • There are 2 mountain ranges , the massif central and alps
  • They were a big barrier of high mountains

The Mediterranean

Riviera

  1. Attracts millions of tourist each year
  2. Famous beaches