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France: Adventure Maps

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Publisher Comments:

• Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Travel Map

National Geographic's France AdventureMap is designed to meet the unique needs of adventure travelers with its durability and accurate information. This folded map provides global travelers with the perfect combination of detail and perspective, highlighting hundreds of points of interest and the diverse and unique destinations within the country.

The map includes the locations of cities and towns with a user-friendly index, plus a clearly marked road network complete with distances and designations for major highways, main roads, and tracks and trails for those seeking to explore more remote regions.

The front side of the France map details the southern region of the country (including Corsica), from its border with Germany, Switzerland and Italy to the east, to the Bay of Biscay, Golfe de Gascogne to the west, and extending south to the Mediterranean Sea, Monaco, Golfe du Lion, Spain and Andorra. The reverse side of the map details France's northern region, from its border with the Bay of Biscay to the west, Germany to the east, extending to the English Channel, Strait of Dover, Belgium and Luxembourg to the north.

Every AdventureMap is printed on durable synthetic paper, making them waterproof, tear-resistant and tough — capable of withstanding the rigors of international travel. Each is two-sided and can be folded to a packable size of (4.25" x 9.25"); unfolded size is (26" x 38").

Key Features:

- Waterproof and tear-resistant

- Accurate topography/terrain with a clearly labeled road network

- Hundreds of points of interest, including the locations parks and nature reserves, protected lands, historical and cultural attractions

- Thousands of place names including towns and natural features; detailed place names index

- Important travel networks including airports, lighthouses, ferry routes and rail lines

- Updated regularly to ensure accuracy

Proceeds from the sale of National Geographic maps go to support the National Geographic Society's vital exploration, conservation, research and education programs.

  • Sheet Size = 37.75 x 25.50
  • Folded Size = 4.25 x 9.25
  • Scale = 1:1,100,000

About the Author

Founded in 1915 as the Cartographic Group, the first division of the National Geographic Society, National Geographic Maps has been responsible for illustrating the world around us through the art and science of mapmaking.Today, National Geographic Maps continues this mission by creating the world's best wall maps, recreation maps, atlases, and globes which inspire people to care about and explore their world. All proceeds from the sale of National Geographic maps go to support the Society's non-profit mission to increase global understanding and promote conservation of our planet through exploration, research, and education.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566956048
Author:
National Geographic Maps
Publisher:
National Geographic Maps
Author:
National Geographic Maps - Adventure
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Series:
National Geographic Adventure Map
Series Volume:
3313
Publication Date:
20120131
Binding:
Sheet map, folded
Language:
English
Pages:
2
Dimensions:
9.25 x 4.25 x 0.1 in 3 oz

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