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France

has all landscapes you find elsewhere in Europe. North of France is Belgium and Holland. Normandie and Bretagne are Scotland and Great Britain. In the Pyrenés mountains you are already in Spain. Provence is Italy. In the Alps you could believe you are in Austria. Le Jura resembles Scandinavia. In Alsace you are in Germany.

Statistics about France are obviously continually changing... but these will give you a good idea

of interesting facts about France

Total area

Population

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Climate

Daylight Savings Time:

As decided upon by the European Parliament, daylight savings time in the European Union 

  • begins on the last Sunday of March at 2:00.am 
  • ends on the last Sunday of October at 3:00.am