La Rochelle is a city in western France and a seaport on the Bay of Biscay, a part of the Atlantic Ocean.
Strasbourg is the capital and largest city of the Grand Est region of France and is the official seat of the European Parliament.
Lyon, also known in British English as Lyons, is the third-largest city of France.
Grenoble is a city in southeastern France, at the foot of the French Alps where the river Drac joins the Isère.
Poitiers is a city on the Clain river in west-central France. It is a commune and the capital of the Vienne department and also of the Poitou.