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Language: French

Description: Aquitaine is a province in the south west of France containing the Bordelais, Périgord, Quercy and Agenais. Aquitaine was formerly called Guyenne. The Aquitaine Basin is a fertile plain between the Massif Central to the East, the Bay of Biscay to the West and the Pyrénées to the south. This plain produces vines, fruits, vegetables, wheat and maize.

Map of Aquitaine, with thanks to by Tourizm Maps &Copy; 2006

Ethnicity: French
Most frequent country: France
Most frequent region: Aquitaine in Gascony

See places: French food and cuisine, Gascony, Aquitaine

See foods and dishes: Blonde d'Aquitaine cattle, Iraty, Laruns, louvine

See drinks, wines etc: Côtes de Buzet

Other web reference: by Tourizm Maps & Copy; 2006

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Database last updated: 21 June 2011 12:23