France Independence Day
France officially the French Republic (French: Rubpublique française, pronounced [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛːz] (about this sound)), is one such country. Which includes metropolitan France in Western Europe and several overseas regions. The French metropolitan area stretches from the Mediterranean to the English Channel and the North Indian Ocean, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. It is bordered by Belgium, Luxembourg, and Germany to the northeast, Switzerland, Monaco, and Italy to the east, and Andorra and Spain to the south. Overseas areas include French Guiana in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific, and the Indian Ocean.