Map of france regional. The english is easy to figure out. The region constitutes the first level of division of france. The france regions map above shows the french spelling of the regions. This map shows the regions of continental france with their borders superimposed on a relief satellite photo enhanced from an original by nasa.
Clickable map of the regions and major cities of france. This map shows the 13 administrative regions of france in europe as in 2018. Twelve continental regions plus the island of corsica it does not include the overseas regions such as guadaloupe and martinique. Before the french revolution of 1789 france was divided into provinces from the historical feudal history.
Before the french revolution of 1789 france was divided into provinces from the historical feudal history. After months of debate resistance changes and much reshuffling of cartography the 13 region version was adopted by the assemblee nationale the lower house of the bicameral. Click on a city or region name to begin. The regions are further broken down into departements.
From the tempting smell of freshly baked baguettes and the first sip of fruity beaujolais to the bustle of colourful markets and the sight of locals playing petanque in the village square france is bursting with iconic images and delicious cuisine. France today is the leading website and print magazine written for an international audience of educated francophiles interested in french travel culture gastronomy shopping entertainment art design society history. A new map of france reorganised its internal administration reducing the number of regions from 22 down to 13. France is divided into 18 administrative regions french.
The region is the first level of administrative divisions on the map of france.