The department is named after the river Loiret, a tributary of the Loire, and which is located wholly within the department. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation. March 1152 the council of Beaugency annulled the marriage between Eleanor of Aquitaine and Louis VII. It is located on the Loire river, upriver from Blois and downriver from Orléans. French communes are analogous to civil townships and incorporated municipalities in the United States and Canada, Gemeinden in Germany, comuni in Italy or ayuntamiento in Spain.

And real driving distances will be greater! Finition, traduction, prononciation, anagramme et synonyme sur le dictionnaire libre Wiktionnaire. Rechercher les pages comportant ce texte. Originally called simply Le Bignon, the small village is approximately 90 kilometres south of Paris, situated between the communes of Montargis to the south and Nemours to the north. We can help you visit any town, village or region of France. Prussian War, in which French impressionist painter Frédéric Bazille was killed. In the administrative divisions of France, the department is one of the three levels of government below the national level, between the administrative regions and the commune. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below. France, officially the French Republic, is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.