For my personal education project I am going to research and plan a trip to France, as I have always wanted to see the Eiffel tower. I have decided I am going to visit France on the 9th July until the 17th, which gives me 7-8 days to explore France.
a) A map of France:
b) France is located in the continent of Europe, which is in the Northern hemisphere. The latitude of France is 46° 0' 0" N and the longitude is 2° 0' 0" E.
c) France shares a border with 8 different countries. These include (clockwise from North): Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, [then Mediterranean Sea], Monaco, [the Mediterranean Sea again], Spain, Andorra, and Spain again.
d) The capital city of France is Paris.
e) The land size of France is 674,843 km².
f) France’s current population for 2013 is 64 285 510, which makes it the 21st most populated country in the world (not including overseas territories).
Male: 30 548 615 Female: 32 238 812