Rhone Alpes

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Rhone Alpes


The department of Loire is a French department that lies in the region of Rhone-alps. It is bordered on all sides by the departments of Rhone, ardeche, Haute-Loire and saone-et-Loire. Like many departments in the region it is so named because of the river that stretches across the department, the Loire that is a tributary of the Rhone.

Read more : The Department of Loire

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Some of the interests of the department are the hard, cold limestone plateaus that dot the department, the Bievre plains, the Chambarans, the Rhone valley it shares with Massif Central ...

Read more : The Department of Isere

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The department of Ain, like other departments of France derives its name from the river Ain. Also, it is surrounded by the rivers of Rhone and Saone and this gives it a mystic sense of peace and prosperity.

Read more : The Department of Ain

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Some of the major geographic features are the mountains of Aravis, the foreland savoyard, the historic Mount Blanc and the Chabblais Massif. Lake Geneva is one of the most scelic locations of the department.

Read more : The Department of Haute-Savoie

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History has a special name for the people of this department with which they are called, the Savoyards. The savoy is part of the region of Rhone Alps and borders the departments of Haute Savoie, Haute Alps, Isere and the Italian.

Read more : The department of Savoie

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