French town of Nantes votes for referendum on exiting Pays-de-la-Loire region

French town of Nantes votes for referendum on exiting Pays-de-la-Loire region

The French city of Nantes is to hold a referendum on exiting the Pays-de-la-Loire region and becoming part of Brittany instead.

Why all the snobbery in France around regional accents?

Why all the snobbery in France around regional accents?

Alsace: 83 percent of Alsatians back return of their historical region

Alsace: 83 percent of Alsatians back return of their historical region

Why has France bid adieu to ‘Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur’?

Why has France bid adieu to ‘Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur’?

It’s official: France finally gets its new map

It’s official: France finally gets its new map

New map of France finalized as regions settle on names

New map of France finalized as regions settle on names

Southwestern France revolts over new region’s name

Southwestern France revolts over new region’s name

‘Great East’: France decides on name of new region

‘Great East’: France decides on name of new region

French regions’ name changes lead to mockery

French regions’ name changes lead to mockery

What changes in France from January 2016

What changes in France from January 2016

What truth behind French regional stereotypes?

What truth behind French regional stereotypes?

Where the French do and don’t want to live

Where the French do and don’t want to live

France names capital cities for new regions

France names capital cities for new regions

France votes to redraw map of its regions

France votes to redraw map of its regions

Quality of life: The ‘best’ places to live in France

Quality of life: The ‘best’ places to live in France

‘For 30 years the Paris region was abandoned’

‘For 30 years the Paris region was abandoned’