Nouvelle-Aquitaine in France
The Gironde departement is in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
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The code number for Gironde is 33
The largest department of the Aquitaine and located on the Atlantic coast in south western France. The population who are not located within the major cities are inevitable involved with the wine industry.
The long coastline, river Gironde and the bay of Arcachon (famous for oysters) created a great maritime importance for the area. The climate is warm and a renowned destination for tourism.
Towns and cities
One of the most important cities in south-western France, the agreeable climate and rich history make the city an interesting place to explore.
Gites, Bed and breakfast, Chambres hotes
La Rivière Pauillac :
Chambres d'hotes beside the River Gironde.