What Continent Is France On?


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France is on the continent of Europe, the world's sixth-largest continent. Europe covers close to 4 million square miles, and as of 2014, it includes 47 independent countries.

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What Continent Is France On?
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France is the most visited country in the world, hosting close to 85 million tourists in 2013 alone. Paris, its capital city, is home to the world-famous Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the Louvre museum. Comprised of more than 210,000 square miles, France is the largest country in western Europe and, as of 2014, has a population of more than 60 million people. Its neighboring countries are Andorra, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Spain and Switzerland.

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