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Grenoble is nestled at the foot of the French Alps, and is known today as the Capital of the Alps. It is a thriving city with 4 universities that welcomes over 50,000 students each year. It is a world leader in scientific research in nanotechnologies, computer science and physics, with over 20,000 people related to its research activities. It also produces over 450 patents per year.
It is located between 2 rivers, the Isère to the north, and the Drac to the west and is very flat which is great for biking! Many people like to travel around on their bicycles or take the very convenient public transportation system which is mainly the tram or the bus.
Bordeaux is the 9th biggest city in France, situated between the Atlantic Ocean and 2 rivers, the Garonne and the Dordogne and is surrounded by some of the worlds most famous vineyards.
France is ranked 2nd in the world in the aerospace industry with much of this industry happening in Bordeaux with companies such as Dassault Aviation, Thales, Ariane Groupe and Airbus. This industry has created thousands of jobs. It is also a prime tourist destination boasting some of the most beautiful beaches on the Atlantic coast, and world renowned surfing venues such as Lacanau. The wine industry also generates a lot of business and employment, and sets the setting for the idyllic wine country chateaux that are numerous and beautiful. Bordeaux also has an international airport and the TGV that takes you to Paris s in less than 3 hours.
Lyon is the 2nd largest city in France with a population of over 500,000. Its history spans over 2000 years and was once the capital of Gaul, and one of the most important cities in the Roman Empire. Its historic centre - Le Vieux Lyon, which dates from the Medieval and Renaissance eras, is now a Unesco World Heritage site.
It is situated between the rivers Rhône and Saône and in-between the wine countries of Burgundy and the Beaujolais to the North, and the Côtes de Rhône to the south. Because of this it offers many excellent local wines that are world famous.
Chambéry is situated in the East of France and is 60 kms north of Grenoble and 100 kms East of Lyon. It is in a large flat valley, surrounded by the Massif des Bauges and next to the Lac du Bourget which is the largest natural lake in France. It is also at the entrance of the French Alps. It is the capital of the Savoie Departement, and gets its name from the Count of Savoy who used Chambéry as his seat of power.
It's population stands at around 60,000 including 11,000 students, which keeps the city young and vibrant. It has great train connections with a direct service from Chambéry to Paris. It also has a small airport which is open during the winter months to accommodate tourists arriving for skiing and other winter sports.