Results for "Paris"

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  • Valbonne

    World Directory, Europe, France, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, Alpes-Maritimes

    The village of Valbonne sits in the center of a vast residential area spread through the surrounding woods. This area outside the village includes luxury villas, housing estates for the nearby Sophia Antipolis high-tech park and homes of the old-time generations of Valbonnais. In contrast to the twisty little streets in the hundreds of other medieval villages of Beyond, Valbonne village is laid out in neat, symmetrical rectangles planned by the Abbot of Lerins, following the layout of Roman cities.



  • Juan-Les-Pins

    World Directory, Europe, France, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, Alpes-Maritimes

    Juan-les-Pins is a town in the commune of Antibes, in the Alpes-Maritimes, in southeastern France, on the Côte d'Azur, which is part of the Ligurian Sea. It is famous for its annual jazz festival in July. New Orleans is a sister city, something which for a series of years was manifested with carnival festivities in the streets of Juan-les-Pins, with both local and New Orleans jazz bands parading.


  • Banyuls Sur Mer

    World Directory, Europe, France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Pyrenees-Orientales

    Banyuls-sur-Mer is a French municipality in the département of Pyrenees-Orientales in the region of Languedoc-Roussillon.


  • Saint-Malo

    World Directory, Europe, France, Bretagne, Ille-et-Vilaine

    Saint-Malo is a walled port city in Brittany in northwestern France on the English Channel. It is a sub-prefecture of the Ille-et-Vilaine department.


  • Cap d'Agde

    World Directory, Europe, France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Herault

    Cap d'Agde is the seaside resort of the town of Agde, France, on the Mediterranean sea in the departement of Herault, within the region of Languedoc-Roussillon.


  • Beauvais

    World Directory, Europe, France, Picardy, Oise

    Beauvais is a town and commune and capital of the Oise department in northern France. Population (1999): city: 57,355; city and suburbs: 59,003; metropolitan area: 100,733. It lies about 90 km (56 mi) north of Paris. Its residents are called Beauvaisiens.


  • Samothraki

    World Directory, Europe, Greece, North Aegean, Evros

    Samothrace or Samothraki is a Greek island in the northern Aegean Sea. It is a self-governing deme in the prefecture of Evros. The island is 17 km (11 mi) long and is 178 km2 (69 sq mi) in size and has a population of 2,723 (2001 census). Its main industries are fishing and tourism. Resources on the island includes granite and basalt. Samothraki is one of the most rugged Greek islands, with Mt. Fengari rising to 1,611 m.


  • Hoek van Holland

    World Directory, Europe, Netherlands, South Holland , South Holland

    Hoek van Holland, or Hook of Holland as it is known in English, literally means "Corner of Holland" and is situated on the Nieuwe Waterweg close to the North Sea coast. The area of Hook of Holland has everything to offer from a weekend break to a beach or activity holiday.


  • Tromso

    World Directory, Europe, Norway, Troms, Troms

    Tromso is a city and municipality in Troms county, Norway. The administrative centre of the municipality is the city of Tromso.


  • Madrid

    World Directory, Europe, Spain, Madrid, Madrid

    The capital of Spain, located in the heart of the peninsula and right in the center of the Castillian plain 646 meters above sea level, has a population of over three million. A cosmopolitan city, a business center, headquarters for the Public Administration, Government, Spanish Parliament and the home of the Spanish Royal Family, Madrid also plays a major role in both the banking and industrial sectors. Most of its industry is located in the Southern fringe of the city, where important textile, food and metal working factories are clustered. Madrid is characterized by intense cultural and artistic activity and a very lively nightlife.