Category: France

France can be considered one of the most influential nations of the Western world. Traditional place of freedom, equality and fraternity. Famous for its literature, gastronomy, art, wines and fashion. The French Republic, victorious in the two world wars of the 20th century, is one of the richest countries in the world, with a highly sophisticated culture. In recent years, their reconciliation and cooperation with Germany has been instrumental in Europe’s economic integration, including the introduction of a common currency, the euro, in January 1999. For centuries, the French have been proud of their sophisticated culture, the beauty of their language and their diverse achievements in literature, arts and sciences. French culture has profoundly influenced the entire western world since the Renaissance. Total population is 67 million residents (2017), including overseas territories. The capital is Paris.

France Country Population

France Population

France is one of Europe’s largest and richest countries, and plays an important role in the European...

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New Caledonia Facts

New Caledonia, French Nouvelle-Calédonie, French Overseas Territory ( territoire d’outre-mer ) in Melanesia, Southwest Pacific; 18 580...

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Wallis and Futuna Facts

Wallis and Futuna Islands, French Territory in the Southwest Pacific; 225 km2, 11,200 residents (2018).The Wallis and...

Reunion Facts

Reunion (French) The island of Reunion is located in the Indian Ocean off southeastern Africa, covering an...

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French Polynesia Facts

French Polynesia, formerly French Oceania, French overseas territory ( territoire d’outre-mer ) in the southeastern Pacific; 4,200...

Airports in France

France Airports

As of 2019, there are 131 airports throughout the country of France according to IATA and ICAO....

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France Facts

France, State of Western Europe; 551,700 km2, 67 million residents (2019).France has a long coast towards the...

Embassies of France

Embassies of France

List of all France embassies and consulates in foreign countries or regions, including the city where it...