Grenoble is a city in southeastern France, at the foot of the French Alps where the river Drac joins the Isère. Located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, Grenoble is the capital of the department of Isère and plays the role of an important scientific centre of Europe. The city advertises itself as the “Capital of the […]
A city-commune in the south of France, about 30 km north of Marseille. It is in the region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône, of which it is a sub-prefecture. Its population is approximately 143,000. The inhabitants are called Aixois or, less commonly, Aquisextains.