Month: July 2018

France

The Loire Valley

The Loire River is just over 1000 kilometers long and is the longest river in France. Along its course from its source in the Massif Central it first travels northwards, before turning westwards and eventually spilling into the Atlantic Ocean through its mouth at Saint-Nazaire, in the Bay of Biscay. […]

France

The Region of Provence

Provence is a region in the south west of France. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south and travels all the way eastwards towards the Italian border. Of all of the regions of France none has a more diverse landscape. There are the lowlands of the coast, […]

France

The Bay of Biscay

The Bay of Biscay is found on the west coast of France, facing the Atlantic Ocean. It extends from the Spanish border in the south of the country all of the way up to Point Penmarc’h in the north. The sea conditions in the bay are totally different from those […]