Rhone River

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Noun1.Rhone River - a major French riverRhone River - a major French river; flows into the Mediterranean near Marseilles; "the valley of the Rhone is famous for its vineyards"
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
Schweiz, Suisse, Svizzera, Swiss Confederation, Switzerland - a landlocked federal republic in central Europe
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Further, the authors removed lead from various real-world water samples from the Rhone River, the Mediterranean Sea, and a wastewater treatment plant in Switzerland.
Arles be there Arles, an impressive UNESCO World Heritage Site on the banks of the Grand Rhone River in pretty Provence, was once known as the 'Little Rome of the Gaul'.
Further south to Avignon and Chateauneuf-du-Pape, the Rhone River reveals dramatic vines of Grenache, Mourvedre, and Syrah that grow between the galets roules, smooth river stones embedded up to six feet deep in some areas.
More than 10,000 people have been evacuated from the Rhone river delta area which has been affected by drought, and there had been concerns that one of the blazes was close to Marseille which houses a number of petrochemical plants.
The Rhone glacier in Switzerland is a major tourist attraction and an important source for the Rhone River and Lake Geneva.
We are working hard," Kerry told a journalist during the walkabout, which took them along the Rhone River flowing out of Lake Geneva, according to a U.
Avignon has a storybook appearance: It was the capital of the Christian world in the Middle Ages, and the city--on the Rhone River and nestled within the remains of Medieval walls and ramparts--is intersected by winding streets and charming squares shaded by plane trees.
Mandarin Oriental contains197 spacious guestrooms, including 27 suites with stunning views of Rhone River and Geneva's old town.
The longest canal tunnel in the world is France's Rove tunnel between the port of Marseilles and the Rhone river.
On Friday they departed from Marignane airport, several miles from where the Rhone river flows into the Mediterranean.
Coming towards the end of my time in the Ardeche before I crossed the Rhone river into Vaucluse, I made my last stop in the pretty medieval village of Saint-Montan.
Outside of Australia, the company offers the 10-day Royal Rajasthan and Beyond, the 10-day Road to Mandalay Luxury Cruise, the 10-day Rhone River Cruise Boutique Barge, the 10-day Ancient Egypt Luxury Nile Cruise, and the 10-day Northern Thailand Luxury Rail Journey.