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  • 1. Mdulo: Viajar na Europa Formadora: Lusa Silva

2. I decided to travel around Europe, will visit the country that isFrance and the city I chose Paris because it was considered theCity of Light. I make this trip by plane, Ill install me in a hotel for five nightsand the means of transport that will be used rental car. After making reservations, I will show what really led me tomake this trip to Paris (France). Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica2 3. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 3 4. The starting point isPorto (Portugal)towardsParis (France)the flight will last fortwo hours.Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica4 5. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 5 6. The K&K Hotel is 800metres from the RiverSeine and LouvreMuseum. Rue du BacMetro Station is 90metres away, which cantake guests to Porte deVersailles Parc deexhibitions, Saint-Lazareand the Sacre Coeur.Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 6 7. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 7 8. After arriving at Charles deGaulle airport in Paris, willmove me to the train station,where the car I rented online. To give birth this time, I beganmy journey through France,more specifically Paris.Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 8 9. France may be considered Place of liberty, equalityone of the most influentialand fraternity. Famousnations in the Western for its literature, cuisine,world. art, wine and fashion. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica9 10. The French flag was adopted on February 15, 1794, five years after theFrench Revolution (1789). The flag consists of three vertical stripes in blue, white and red. Thesecolors symbolize the French Revolution. The blue color represents thelegislative power in France, the color white represents the executivebranch and the red color represents the French nation. Since all threebands have the same size, it represents the division of power equally. The French tricolor flag also symbolizes the motto of the FrenchRevolution "Liberty, Equality and Fraternity." Curiosity:Between 1814 and 1830, France has adopted an all-white flag. The officialflag was restored to the July Revolution of 1830.Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica10 11. The French Republic,victorious in two worldwars of the 20th century,is one of the richestcountries in the worldwith a highlysophisticated culture. Inrecent years, itsreconciliation andcooperation withGermany has been centralto the economicintegration of Europe,including theintroduction of a commoncurrency, the euro, inJanuary 1999. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 11 12. Poetry and art contaminatesthe air of Paris. Political andintellectual capital of France,with over ten millioninhabitants. Paris alsoenchanted by the beauty andboldness of its architecture,charm and elegance of theChamps Elysees of theircoffees and cuisine.Alexandre III Bridge over theRiver Seine. Built in the late19th century as part of plansfor the Universal Exhibition of1900. It is one of the mostbeautiful in Paris. Its namehonors the Tsar Alexander III,symbolizing the Franco-Russian of the time. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 12 13. Population Population: 62,300,000 (July 2009).Population growth rate.: 0.37%(2005 est.)Languages: French spokenthroughout the territory. Regionallanguages and dialects in decline(Provencal, Breton, Basque, Flemish,Corsican, Catalan, Alsatian).Life expectancy at birth: 79.6 years.Religions: Roman Catholic 83% to88%, Protestant 2%, Jewish 1%,Muslim 5% to 10%, unaffiliated 4%. Trial of French impressionistEthnic groups: Celtic, Latin, Teutonic,painter Edgar Degas (1834-1917)Slavic, North African, Indochinese andBasque minority. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 13 14. Name: French Republic (France). In French: Rpublique Franaise (France). In English: French Republic (France).Derives from the Latin Francia, francus the country.Capital: Paris.Government type: Republic.Administrative divisions:Metropolis: 22 regions: Alsace, Aquitaine, Auvergne, Basse-Normandie, Bourgogne, Bretagne, Centre, Champagne-Ardenne,Corse, Franche-Comte, Haute-Normandie, Ile-de-France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Limousin, Lorraine, Midi -Pyrenees, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Pays de la Loire, Picardie, Poitou-Charentes, Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur, Rhone-Alpes. The regions aresubdivided into a total of 96 departments (including the island of Corsica).Overseas Departments (4): Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guyana and Reunion.Overseas collectivities (5): French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna, Mayotte, Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon, the French Southernand Antarctic Lands (the latter not internationally recognized).Collectivity sui generis: New Caledonia.relief:Plains: 2 / 3 of the total area.Main mass: the Alps (culminating, Mont Blanc is the highest peak in Western Europe, with 4,808 m), the Pyrenees, Jura,Ardennes, Massif Central and Vosges.Coast: four maritime areas (the North Sea, the Channel, the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean), France has 5,500 km ofcoastline.Total area: 550,000 km .Climate: Three types: Oceanic (west), Mediterranean (south) and continental (central and east).Ports: Bordeaux, Boulogne, Cherbourg, Dijon, Dunkerque, La Pallice, Le Havre, Lyon, Marseille, Mulhouse, Nantes, Paris,Rouen, Saint Nazaire, Saint Malo, Strasbourg. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica14 15. Economy Economic data France is in a transition from an Currency: euro.economy with strong governmentintervention to a more liberal economy. GDP (purchasing power parity):Many state enterprises were privatized, U.S. $ 1.737 trillion (2004 est.)but the government still owns acontrolling interest of several majorcompanies such as Air France, FranceGDP per capita (purchasingTelecom, Renault and Thales. In power parity): U.S. $ 28,700addition, the government still dominates(2004)some sectors, such as production ofelectricity, public transport and nationaldefense-oriented industries.GDP growth rate: 2.1% (2004)The telecommunications sector isgradually being opened to competition.Unemployment rate: 10.1%The tax burden is one of the highest in (2004)Europe (43.8% in 2003).Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 15 16. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 16 17. La Conciergerie and the River Seine. La Conciergerie was built in the 14th century to bea royal palace. Later the building was transformed into a prison.Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica17 18. Eglise Saint-EustacheSara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 18 19. The Eiffel Tower, arevolutionary structure builtby Gustave Eiffel for theUniversal Exhibition of1889, is still a symbol ofFrance.The Tower took two years tocomplete and was opened bythe Prince of Wales wholater became King EdwardVII of England.By the time the constructionof the Eiffel Tower, the tallestbuilding erected by humanbeings was the GreatPyramid of Cheops in Egypt,with 138 meters high andalmost five thousand yearsold. The Eiffel Towerremained the tallest buildingin the world until 1930. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 19 20. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 20 21. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 21 22. Sara Gonalves * Tcnico de Informtica 22